(June 29, 2018) — “When we decided to sell the company, it was important we find the right transaction partner who could continue taking MHS to the next level,” said Doug O’Banion.
Motor Home Specialist
(June 16, 2017) — Motor Home Specialist today announced that, after a month-long fundraising campaign, the family-owned business has donated $175,000 to the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund. The dealership donated $1,000 for every motorhome sold in May.
(April 14, 2015) — For the second consecutive year, Motor Home Specialist announced it has gained the title as the No. 1 volume selling motorhome dealer in the United States for 2014, a title awarded by Statistical Surveys.
(Jan. 12, 2014) — “I couldn’t be more proud that Motor Home Specialist is able to partner with such an amazing facility of outstanding people dedicated to enriching the lives of children, “ said O’Banion.
(Jan. 5, 2015) — “I couldn’t be more proud of the new product and the new video demonstration,” said O’Banion. “It’s been a fun and exciting process, not only bringing this coach to life, but also this video that will introduce the Realm FS6 to people around the world.”
(Dec. 4, 2014) — The 2014 event runs through Dec. 31 with Motor Home Specialist donating $1,000 for every new motorhome sold. During the last two years, Motor Home Specialist was able to donate more than $450,000 and is looking to surpass a $550,000 total in 2014.
(Aug. 28, 2014) — The business started in 1999 selling just pre-owned RVs. In fact, the site was so small, it had room for just six motorhomes, two offices and one service bay, said O’Banion. Today, it has the longest Interstate frontage of any RV dealership in the country — more than a 1/4 mile — and 160 acres acquired to display more than 650 motorhomes, all of which are hooked up to 50-amp power.
(June 18, 2014) — “Beyond beauty and performance, we built the Foretravel Realm FS6 to possess undeniable craftsmanship and superior quality in fit, finish and detail you’ll find throughout the motor coach and we couldn’t think of a better organization than Motor Home Specialist to showcase it,” said Amys.
(June 18, 2014) — The agreement calls for Spartan to serve as the sole chassis supplier for Foretravel’s new Realm FS6 motorhome. The Realm FS6 will be available exclusively at Motor Home Specialist in Alvarado, Texas.
(March 7, 2014) — “All of us at Motor Home Specialist are proud of the accomplishment of becoming No. 1, but even more so, I am proud and humbled by all of the friendships I’ve made through the years in this industry,” said O’Banion.
(Jan. 2, 2013) — “We are extremely proud to have once again had the opportunity to give back to such a wonderful organization,” said O’Banion. “We were able to surpass last year’s donation of $202,000 to $253,000.” The dealership donated $1,000 for every new motorhome sold between Oct. 1 and Dec. 30.