PNC Bank Files Suit Against Faltering Carriage

October 20, 2011

PNC Bank has filed a lawsuit to take possession of Millersburg, Ind.-based Carriage Inc., a 45-year-old towable RV manufacturer that the bank says owes it more than $5 million, The Goshen News reported this morning (Oct. 20). The news didn’t come as a complete surprise around the northern Indiana... Read more »

Bunzer, Woodbury in Live Webcast on Oct. 22

October 20, 2011

Gary Bunzer, the “RV Doctor,” and editor Chuck Woodbury will appear on a live one-hour webcast this coming Saturday (Oct. 22) at 9 a.m., Pacific Time. Information about where to watch will appear in that day’s newsletter, according to a news release.   Bunzer is the author... Read more »

RVIA California RV Show Kicks Off in Pomona

October 19, 2011

More than 800 new recreational vehicles built by 40 manufacturers have filled Fairplex in Pomona, Calif., as part of the 59th annual California RV Show. The show, which opened Friday (Oct. 14) and runs until Oct. 23, gives visitors a chance to see the latest recreational vehicles on the market, said... Read more »

Massachusetts RV Park Rebuilds After Tornado

October 18, 2011

When it comes to rebuilding Village Green Family Campground in Brimfield, Mass., which was smashed to pieces in the June 1 tornado, owners Lester and Margaret Twarowski have ambitious goals and have made some progress, but there are individual decisions and realities to face each day. Moving seven trailers... Read more » Founder Plans RV Trip to Big Sur as Part of Ongoing Series


October 18, 2011

OAKLAND, Calif. – Rue Mapp knew it wouldn’t be too hard to develop a following when she launched, the social media website that connects African Americans with the Great Outdoors and with each other.   After all, there isn’t any other place on the Internet where African Americans... Read more »

Cummins Onan Sponsors RV Story Contest to Celebrate Milestone of 2 Million RV Generators

October 14, 2011

Minneapolis — Cummins Onan recently celebrated the production of its two millionth RV generator at its Fridley, Minnesota, plant. To help mark this historic milestone, the company has invited RVers to submit their RVing stories that involve a Cummins Onan generator. Every person submitting a story... Read more »

MARVAC’s Fall Detroit Show Kicks Off Oct. 5

October 4, 2011

The Michigan Association of Recreation Vehicles and Campgrounds (MARVAC) is sponsoring the 22nd Annual Fall Detroit Camper & RV Show Oct. 5-9 at the Suburban Collection Showplace (formerly the Rock Financial Showplace) in Novi, Mich. Over 200 new recreation vehicles will be on display including folding... Read more »

Calif. Couple Wins RV in KOA/Keystone Contest


October 4, 2011

Barbara and Robert Thomas of Orland, Calif., were selected from nearly 100,000 entries as the big winners of the “Kamping In Style Giveaway,” sponsored by Kampgrounds of America Inc. (KOA) and Keystone RV Co. The couple was surprised on their rural Orland farmstead Monday (Oct. 3) morning by a “prize... Read more »

Fee Free Days at National Parks Announced

October 4, 2011

The National Park Service will waive fees over the Veterans Day Holiday weekend, November 11-13, 2011. Fee waiver includes: entrance fees, commercial tour fees, and transportation entrance fees. Other fees such as reservation, camping, tours, concession, and fees collected by third parties are not included. For... Read more »

Travel Lite Launches Super Lite Truck Camper


September 14, 2011

Travel Lite Inc., New Paris, Ind., has introduced the entry-level Travel Lite 770 Super Lite truck camper that uses an exotic wood from South America to cut down on the weight. “We’ve use banack wood in the sidewalls, which dramatically reduces the weight,” said Dustin Johns, vice president... Read more »

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