JACKSON CENTER, Ohio — Airstream announced today the brand’s Interstate is the No. 1 selling Type B diesel motorhome in the U.S. for the fifth year in a row, according to Statistical Surveys Inc.’s Class B Diesel Share Summary, which details total sales of diesel class B models. The Airstream Interstate captured 31 percent market share in the diesel class B segment for 2016 and is the No. 1 retailing Mercedes-Benz B van in the RV industry.
“The growth we have experienced over the past five years is incredible,” said Airstream CEO and President Bob Wheeler. “The collaboration between Mercedes-Benz and Airstream combines the best of two iconic and brands and enables us to deliver a superior product to our customers.”
The Airstream Interstate motorhome continues the tradition of design and handcrafted quality that has made Airstream the leader in luxury RVs for 86 years, a release from the company stated. It serves as a fuel-efficient, safe way for travelers to explore the open road and includes over 50 “Best in Class” features, enhancements and a renewed commitment to safety and refined luxury, the release continued. The Interstate has a starting MSRP of $156,611.
“Our continued market share leadership in this category is a testament to the quality of our dealer network,” said Justin Humphreys, vice president of sales for Airstream. “Airstream is very proud of our dealer partners and we would like to congratulate and thank them for this impressive five year run of market leading retail performance.”
For more information on the Airstream Interstate visit http://www.airstream.com/.
SOURCE: Airstream press release