V is for Vacation!

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by Kristopher Bunker
May 2, 2014

  Forest River utilizes a familiar aerodynamic shape for the Rockwood Windjammer 3008W, resulting in increased living area and improved towing performance   Ever watch a motorized boat speed across a lake? The seemingly commonplace action can be quite graceful, with the elegant front V-shape... Read more »

Jayco Eagle Premier 361REQS

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by Chris Hemer
May 2, 2014

  Thoughtful features and a floorplan perfect for entertaining make this full-size fifth-wheel a safe bet for family fun   Stereotypes, as inaccurate or unfair as they may often be, are sometimes founded in truth. Sports cars are driven by young men, cowboy hats are worn by cowboys and fifth-wheels... Read more »

Plans to Launch Jayco Jay Smart

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May 2, 2014

  In the March issue of Trailer Life, Bob Ashley reported on the ultralight Jay Smart, a concept towable with European influences that was on display at the 2013 RVIA Show in Louisville, Kentucky. Jayco has since approved the launch, and the new line of towables is slated to be built in Middlebury,... Read more »

Toy Haulers With Pizazz

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by Bob Ashley
March 31, 2014

  The Latest Crop of Specialty Fifth-Wheels Takes the “Roughing It” out of the RV Experience for Motorized Vehicle Enthusiasts   In the early 2000s, as towables with rear “garages” were becoming popular on the West Coast among those who enjoyed cavorting with motorized playthings in... Read more »

Winnebago Trend 23L

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by Chris Hemer
March 31, 2014

  European Styling and a New Platform Provide Economical RVing for the Whole Family   OK, I’ll admit it. I didn’t want to like the new Winnebago Trend Class C. It’s certainly not because I have anything against Winnebago, as the company has one of the broadest, high-quality product lines... Read more »

Thrills and Frills

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by Kristopher Bunker
March 4, 2014

  Highly Customizable Mid-Profile Toy Hauler, KZ Sportsmen Sportster 265TH Lives Large and Plays Hard   When searching for a toy hauler, buyers are often faced with a tough decision: Do I want a full-featured trailer that just so happens to hold motorcycles, or do I want a stout garage-on-wheels... Read more »

Closer to Nature

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by Kristopher Bunker
February 27, 2014

  Whether you’re new to RVing or simply prefer being closer to the outdoors, folding camping trailers are a great option to truly take it all in   For many RVers, their love affair with the great outdoors began with a tent. You throw the dome into the pickup bed, add some firewood, some duffels... Read more »

The European(RV)s are Coming!

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by Bob Ashley
February 27, 2014

  From diminutive teardrop camping trailers to wide-body toy haulers, this year brings an exciting host of towables, many with a Continental influence   The European influence on the American RV market has become more evident in the 2014 model year, as domestic manufacturers continue to borrow... Read more »

Heartland North Trail

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by Chris Hemer
February 26, 2014

  With a rear bunkhouse and outdoor entertainment built in, the King Slide 33TBUD promises fun for the family   There’s little question that lightweight travel trailers are the hottest segment of the RV market today, and with good reason. Fluctuating fuel costs, combined with a preponderance... Read more »

All-Weather Bunkhouse

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by Kristopher Bunker
February 3, 2014

  Outdoors RV’s new Creek Side floorplan offers family amenities plus four-season comfort   At the risk of painting with too broad a stroke, RVers can generally be classified into two categories: those who enjoy warm-weather respites at full-featured, meticulously manicured RV parks, and... Read more »

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