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Podcast 94: Tents For Troops, Toutle River RV Resort

Podcast 94: Tents For Troops, Toutle River RV Resort (May 26, 2016) -- Podcast episode 94 features an interview with Charlie Curry, the founder of Tents for Troops and the manager of Toutle River RV Resort. The resort in Castle Rock, Wash., is located between Olympia, Wash., and Portland, Ore. It’s a sprawling campground with hundreds of sites and plenty of activities for families. Curry has also been working with park model manufacturers to develop and build units especially for handicapped people. Through Tents for Troops, he describes his mission to make two nights of free camping available to active duty military members through partnerships with campgrounds and RV parks nationwide. His passion is fueling his motivation to expand the service to include RV stays at member campgrounds. Read More »

Coach-Net offers tire safety tips

Coach-Net offers tire safety tips (May 26, 2016) -- "Eighty-three percent of U.S. motorists do not properly check tire pressure, and each year, there are nearly 11,000 tire-related crashes nationwide resulting in nearly 200 fatalities," said Ostlund. Read More »

RVIA board elections set for August

RVIA board elections set for August (May 26, 2016) -- RVIA has announced the candidates for the Board of Directors elections taking place in August. Read More »

Let’s RV review: Master waste disposal with Drain Master

Let’s RV review: Master waste disposal with Drain Master (May 26, 2016) -- The Drain Master is a night-and-day difference compared to the traditional way of dumping holding tanks. I don’t ever need to touch a hose, twist off a leaky cap or worry about dumping junk all over a campsite. Dumping waste tanks could not be easier. Read More »

Herzogs go West for 17th RVIA media tour

Herzogs go West for 17th RVIA media tour (May 26, 2016) -- They are happily married, to each other and to the RV lifestyle. And for the 17th consecutive summer, Brad and Amy Herzog are renewing their vows by highlighting how a house on wheels is the best way to explore America. Read More »

RVIA Capitol Hill advocacy day to be largest yet

RVIA Capitol Hill advocacy day to be largest yet (May 26, 2016) -- RVIA’s Capitol Hill Advocacy is shaping up to be the biggest and most impactful in the event’s 15-year history with more than 70 RV industry executives participating in the event and meetings scheduled with 110 Congressional offices. Read More »

Lance launches double slide/island model

Lance launches double slide/island model (May 26, 2016) -- Lance Camper Mfg. Corp. has starting shipping and dealers have started delivering their first double slide travel trailer, the all-new 2155. Read More »

Record attendance set for NATDA show

Record attendance set for NATDA show (May 26, 2016) -- The North American Trailer Dealers Association (NATDA) announced that more than 400 dealerships are registered to attend the 2016 NATDA Trade Show & Convention, being held this year in Nashville, Tenn. Read More »

Curtis Ray to do inside sales for National RV Supply

Curtis Ray to do inside sales for National RV Supply (May 26, 2016) -- Curtis Ray will initially provide sales support to dealerships in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana; ultimately extending to all of the western states. Read More »

RV rental revenue jumps again

RV rental revenue jumps again (May 26, 2016) -- Heading into the summer of 2016, the market for RV rentals appears solid, with a majority of dealerships that rent RVs reporting rising revenues as well as plans to expand their fleets. Read More »

Russell joins Lightning Supply team

Russell joins Lightning Supply team (May 26, 2016) -- Lightning RV Supply today announced that Susan Russell is joining the sales team, specializing in outside sales to dealerships along the central and western coast of Florida. Read More »

Starcraft RV launches new website

Starcraft RV launches new website (May 26, 2016) -- Starcraft RV recently launched a redesigned website with new functionality, comprehensive product information and easy-to-use navigation, a release from Starcraft RV reported. Read More »

Boats & Cycles launches new website

(May 26, 2016) -- If you’ve visited the Boats & Cycles classified website in the last few months, you may have noticed a slight change – the site got a major makeover, a release from the company stated. Read More »

TMC debuts 2017 Class C motorhomes

TMC debuts 2017 Class C motorhomes (May 26, 2016) -- Experience upscale living in Thor Motor Coach’s new 2017 Quantum and Synergy motorhomes at dealerships across the United States and Canada, a release from TMC states. Read More »

Equine Motorcoach displays at Split Rock Tour in Ky.

Equine Motorcoach displays at Split Rock Tour in Ky. (May 26, 2016) -- Equine Motorcoach features full-size kitchens, full-size living and bathrooms along with a climate controlled, air-ride for the horses. It is like being at home on the road for horse and human passengers, the release noted. Read More »