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There are 2369 news items available that were published prior to October 2016. Showing 651 through 660:

RV Dealers Expect Sales Growth To Remain Strong Next Year [View]
Source: The Elkhart Truth
Published: Tuesday, December 2, 2014.
Summary: Elkhart area recreational vehicle plants shipped out more units in October 2014 than any other October going back 38 years. With those 32,346 travel trailers, fifth wheels and motorhomes distributed to dealer lots around the nation, do dealers have room to order more at the 52nd Annual National RV Trade Show that’s running here Tuesday through Thursday? In a word, yes.

No Question, The RV Sector Is Huge In Elkhart County — Employing 59.5 Percent Of The Workers At The Top 20 Employer [View]
Source: The Elkhart Truth
Published: Tuesday, December 2, 2014.
Summary: Where would Elkhart County be without recreational vehicles? Leaders here have long lauded the RV industry, one of the major employers and a key motor in the local economy.

More And More Seniors Are Going Mobile [View]
Source: New Hampshire Magazine
Published: Monday, December 1, 2014.
Summary: More and more people aged 55-plus are getting in touch with their inner vagabond and embracing the RV lifestyle. Whether they’ve become sick of the daily grind, saddled with the high cost of home ownership, grown weary of winter or simply desire to unbridle their spirit of adventure, they are heeding the call of the open road in record numbers. There are now more than 16,000 public and privately owned campgrounds in the country and ownership of recreational vehicles has climbed to a new peak of more than 9 million US households, according to a University of Michigan study. Almost 10 percent of the owners now are seniors, which is also a new record, and many of them are newbies to the lifestyle.

Vancouver Man Who Lives In An RV Says More Are Joining His Lifestyle (Video) [View]
Source: Globalnews.ca
Published: Sunday, November 30, 2014.
Summary: With B.C. renters in an “affordability crunch”, a middle-aged man who lives in his RV says more and more people are seeing the benefits of living out of their vehicles.

National RV Show In Louisville This Week [View]
Source: Goshen News
Published: Sunday, November 30, 2014.
Summary: Elkhart County’s workmanship will be on display beginning Tuesday at the National RV Trade Show in Louisville, Ky.

Snowbirds Flock To South Mississippi For Warmth In Winter [View]
Source: SunHerald.com
Published: Saturday, November 29, 2014.
Summary: The V-shaped flight pattern of geese heading south for the winter has become a symbolic image of frigid weather approaching. A similar phenomenon takes place with humans as thousands of Northerners flock to South Mississippi seeking refuge from the blistering Yankee cold.

Henry Ford’s Pickup Camper — The First RV [View]
Source: The Detroit News
Published: Thursday, November 27, 2014.
Summary: Think of Henry Ford as you travel this Thanksgiving weekend. Not because of the cars, but because he followed his yearning to roam. Back in 1916 he and pals Thomas Edison, Harvey Firestone and conservationist John Burroughs set out on the first of several annual road trips in Model Ts outfitted in the style of “glamping” (glamor camping). Henry had designed a car with a built-in stove and cooler, and a truck with show-quality custom bins for tents, beds and lawn chairs. Destinations were mountains and back roads of New York, Vermont (where the four stopped in at President Calvin Coolidge’s home), New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and northern Michigan.

RV Show Expected To Draw About 10,000 [View]
Source: The Courier-Journal
Published: Wednesday, November 26, 2014.
Summary: About 10,000 recreation-vehicle industry representatives are expected to attend the annual industry trade show next Tuesday through Thursday in Louisville, an event that usually pumps around $8 million into the local economy.

2015 Jacksonville RV MegaShow Set For Feb. 26 – March 1 At Equestrian Center [View]
Source: PRWeb.com
Published: Wednesday, November 26, 2014.
Summary: More than 400 recreational vehicles will be on display during the 2015 Jacksonville RV MegaShow, which takes place from Thurs., Feb. 26 through Sun., March 1 at the Jacksonville Equestrian Center, located at 13611 Normandy Blvd., west of downtown Jacksonville.

RV Industry On Track For Biggest Year Since 2006 [View]
Source: The Elkhart Truth
Published: Tuesday, November 25, 2014.
Summary: The strong month means manufacturers are on track to ship 385,000 units by year’s end, which would make 2014 the biggest year for shipments since 2006, when 390,500 were delivered to dealers.

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