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Driver Shortage Causes Backlog Of RV Deliveries [View]
Source: Journal and Courier (NBCNew.com, Indianapolis Business Journal, St Louis Post-Dispatch, San Francisco Chronicle)
Published: Thursday, April 17, 2014.
Summary: Recreation vehicle officials say a shortage of drivers to deliver RVs is the reason for growing backlog on manufacturers’ lots in northern Indiana.

Home Sweet Home, Even If Tt's A Boat Or An RV [View]
Source: Chron.com
Published: Tuesday, April 15, 2014.
Summary: One of the repeat themes in reader responses to my January column searching for small solutions from readers was simplicity in shelter. Some called for paying off mortgages as quickly as possible. Others called for keeping home costs low. Still others called for radical downsizing to RV living.

RV Transport Drivers For Hire In Elkhart County To Accommodate Major Shortages (Video) [View]
Source: Elkhart Truth, Elkhart IN
Published: Tuesday, April 15, 2014.
Summary: An estimated 25,000 to 30,000 finished units are awaiting delivery, and RV transport firms need to hire about 2,000 new drivers to eliminate the driver shortage, said Dianne Farrell, vice president of government affairs with the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association.

RV City Pops Up In Downtown Ahead Of 25th Thunder (Video) [View]
Source: WHAS 11.com
Published: Friday, April 11, 2014.
Summary: Empty parking lots near Louisville's waterfront are filling up fast. A mobile city within a city has popped up next door to Slugger Field, as Thunder fans prepare for the 25th Thunder Over Louisville Saturday. In all, 103 RV's have filled the lot.

The Migratory Lives Of The Eternal RV Crowd [View]
Source: Wired.com
Published: Wednesday, April 9, 2014.
Summary: Life on the road has been a romanticized dimension of American life since, well, On The Road. It goes much further back than that, of course. A vast swath of the country found their livelihoods in the interstices of society during the Great Depression, and the very history of our country is a story of adventurous people who, through necessity or restlessness, set off from home. Only the resourceful need apply for such a life, which these days includes tools like GPS and the Internet to make life easier. And dropping out of society need not mean losing community. Waits met many of his subjects through the online community at Cheaprvliving.com.

El Paso RV And Travel Show Returns To Downtown Convention Center This Weekend [View]
Source: ElPasoTimes.com
Published: Wednesday, April 9, 2014.
Summary: The El Paso RV & Travel Show will be held Friday through Sunday at the El Paso convention center Downtown, announced Good Sam Enterprises, the Illinois company which organized the show.

RV Industry Power Breakfast Set For May 8 [View]
Source: Elkhart Truth, Elkhart, IN
Published: Saturday, April 5, 2014.
Summary: RV executives will discuss the state of the industry at the second annual RV Industry Power Breakfast May 8 at the RV/MH Hall of Fame's Northern Indiana Event Center.

World's First All Carbon-Fiber RV Is Black, Green And Super Slick (Video) [View]
Source: Autoblog.com
Published: Friday, April 4, 2014.
Summary: Carbon fiber is becoming more and more prevalent on production vehicles – look no further than the BMW i3 – but a new company headquartered in Speedway, IN, is taking the ultra-light material to the next level. Soon you will be able to order a 35-foot-long, tow-behind RV made from a carbon-fiber monocoque chassis and body. The company behind it is called Global Caravan Technologies, and it recently revealed the production-ready prototype of its CR-1 trailer.

Foreign Travel Agents Sell RV Travel Packages Like Hotcakes [View]
Source: Examinar.com
Published: Thursday, April 3, 2014.
Summary: Each year, over nine million people that own recreational vehicles (RV) in the United States hit the road for a vacation on wheels. They are joined by tens of thousands more that rent RVs and this constitutes a massive travel marketplace. This market has forever been untapped by domestic travel agents but travel agents located in other countries are doing a brisk business selling RV travel packages in the United States. "Fifty percent of our overall retail rental business comes from travel agents," says director of marketing for El Monte RV, Joe Laing.

US Road Trip: New England In An RV [View]
Source: Telegraph.co.uk
Published: Thursday, April 3, 2014.
Summary: David Williams and family embark on a three-week, 1,300-mile road trip across New England

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