Day: February 1, 2019

Thor’s acquisition of Hymer may go down in history as a bold, decisive move to capitalize on an incredible opportunity that will cement Thor Industries’ position as king of the world’s RV industry for decades to come. Or, it will go down in history as the event that sealed Thor’s fate when the economic correction everyone knows must happen finally begins

Jeff Johnson also reviews Thetford’s Titan sewer hose kit. Mark Polk, of RV Education 101, gives viewers a better understanding of RV extension cords, especially those used outdoors.

“When you spend $50,000 or more on a tow vehicle, you don’t intentionally neglect the vehicle. But it is quite possible to neglect certain things without even knowing it,” said Mark Polk.

Traveling is all about discovering hidden gems, and the van life makes that so easy to do. You can feed your wanderlust, without having to depend on flights, trains, or buses. So, here are some of the best Instagram captions for traveling in a camper van that will capture your journey from start to finish.

Wise’s RV business was spared of the flames, but the smoke was another story. Firefighters believe flames ripped through chemicals in the building, sending poisonous gasses into the air.

“We are the closest RV park to Disneyland,” said Kristin Jordan, manager at Anaheim Harbor. “That’s the biggest reason our customers come here.”

“Erwin Hymer Group brings tremendous strength in product development, technology and production efficiency that complement Thor’s historic strength in the North American market, making our combined company the undisputed global leader in the RV market,” Martin explained.

Thor Industries acquired all of the issued and outstanding shares of capital stock of Erwin Hymer Group. Thor paid approximately $1.7 billion in the transaction and issued 2,256,492 shares of the company’s common stock to Erwin Hymer Group shareholders.

A few years ago, the idea of powering a large, heavy Type C motorhome with only a battery would have seemed out of the question. In some ways it still seems impractical, but battery technology is evolving and electric vehicle ranges improving.

Teams battled each other throughout the day for the title of RV Resort Grand Champion, and the right to take the coveted RV Games Cup trophy back to their RV park for the year.

Acworth’s Board of Aldermen will not consider at its Feb. 7 meeting a proposed annexation and rezoning of the 22-acre Lakepoint Campgrounds along Cobb Parkway following the county’s objection to both actions.

The Daytona 500 duel qualifying races will be sponsored by Gander RV, Daytona International Speedway announced Wednesday.

The City of Palm Bay will host a groundbreaking ceremony for the new campground inside of Fred Poppe Regional Park on Feb. 6, at 10 am.

A 13-acre wooded site on Palmer Avenue that has provided a place for basic family camping for nearly 100 years is about to elevate the art of outdoor living to “glamping” — a more exclusive and “glamorous” form of camping designed predominantly for adults.

The coveted camping spot located on the Havasupai Indian reservation within the Grand Canyon National Park is know for its aqua waterfalls and orange cliffs.

This week I decided to talk about YouTube vloggers. A co-worker and I discovered we watch a few of the same ones and I have my mom hooked on one as well.

First of all, super huge thanks for all of the insightful and supportive comments to our recent post announcing our plans to integrate in a Class-B conversion van to our nomadic fleet.

The beauty of being in mid-coast Maine is that there are lots of day trips and interesting places within a short drive. Just south of our campground are some beautiful peninsulas where lobster boats bob in the water, scenic views scream for you to pull over to snap a pic, and local characters are charming and interesting.

In this video, we visit Advanced RV in Willoughby, Ohio, which has a worldwide reputation for making high quality, luxury Class B motorhomes that feature customized interiors, innovative designs and state of the art engineering.

With our extended winter stay I have had time to not only fix all the little things on the RV and our CRV but I also to tackle some bigger jobs . One such job I wanted to do was to replace the shocks on the front end of our Tiffin Allegro Bay.


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