Thor’s Electric RV Gets a 300 Mile Range — Everything You Need to Know

By Jason Epperson TAMPA, FLORIDA — Just a day after Winnebago introduced an electric Class B+ motorhome concept at the 2022 Florida RV SuperShow, THOR Industries has entered the game with the “Thor Vision Vehicle”—or TVV— an electric RV built on a custom chassis co-developed with Roush. The TVV motorhome includes a number of unique… Continue reading Thor’s Electric RV Gets a 300 Mile Range — Everything You Need to Know

Meet the Electric Airstream — Thor Debuts EV Trailer Concept at Florida RV SuperShow

Thor Industries introduced a concept electric airstream trailer today at the Florida RV Supershow. Dubbed the “eStream,” the powered chassis will extend the range of an electric vehicle pulling the weight of a trailer, which can substantially hinder the length of a drive. There’s not a single protrusion — like a big air conditioner or… Continue reading Meet the Electric Airstream — Thor Debuts EV Trailer Concept at Florida RV SuperShow

Winnebago Reveals All-Electric Motorhome Concept at Florida RV SuperShow

Winnebago unveiled an electric RV concept at the Florida RV SuperShow in Tampa

Winnebago has entered the electric vehicle race with the first all-electric zero-emission campervan concept from a major RV manufacturer, unveiled today at the Florida RV SuperShow in Tampa. The e-RV was developed over a two-year period by the company’s Advanced Technology Group and is a fully functional, all-electric vehicle that has been tested for over… Continue reading Winnebago Reveals All-Electric Motorhome Concept at Florida RV SuperShow

Winnebago Cancels Plus-Sized EKKO 24C in Prototype Phase

Pictured: The EKKO 22A, which will now be the only available floorplan of the class-C expedition vehicle. By Jason Epperson Winnebago’s new off-grid tailored EKKO motorhome was one of the most exciting new product announcements last fall, but now, the Forest City, Iowa RV Manufacturing giant has discontinued one of its two floorplans before it… Continue reading Winnebago Cancels Plus-Sized EKKO 24C in Prototype Phase

New River Gorge Will Be America’s 63rd National Park, Saguaro Grows

West Virginia’s New River Gorge National River is set to become New River Gorge National Park and Preserve, making it the 63rd national park in the country and 20th preserve. The new federal stimulus relief package that was passed Monday includes COVID-related aid along with other end-of-year business items, including the name change for the… Continue reading New River Gorge Will Be America’s 63rd National Park, Saguaro Grows

Camping World & Lordstown Plan EV Service Network, Budget Electric Motorhome

A joint press conference yesterday announced an unlikely alliance between electric truck manufacturer Lordstown Motors and the nation’s largest RV dealer—Camping World. The companies plan to partner to build a nationwide electric vehicle service network for Lordstown’s Endurance electric pickup truck at Camping World’s 170 stores, leveraging their nearly 2000 service bays, 400-seat call center,… Continue reading Camping World & Lordstown Plan EV Service Network, Budget Electric Motorhome

The Largest RV Shower, the Smallest Truck Camper, and a Cargo Crazy Fifth Wheel | RV News Round-Up

New RVs, from a flagship diesel pusher to a Jeep Gladiator micro-RV concept, new refrigerator technology and a whole lot more. It’s time for the latest RV & Camping news round-up. Canada/US Border closure extended The closure of the Canada/US border to non-essential travel has been extended to September 21st, if it goes on longer,… Continue reading The Largest RV Shower, the Smallest Truck Camper, and a Cargo Crazy Fifth Wheel | RV News Round-Up

Hymer USA to Manufacture European-Designed RVs In North America

THOR Industries has announced the formation of its new subsidiary Hymer USA, which will produce RVs utilizing European manufacturing practices, automation and control standards – a first for North America’s RV industry. Hymer USA will be based in Bristol, Indiana, with initial product availability expected in fall of 2020. THOR’s 2019 acquisition of Europe’s Erwin… Continue reading Hymer USA to Manufacture European-Designed RVs In North America