2019 RVIA Economic Impact Study

RVs Move America infographic

RVs Move America Economic Impact Study was released June 3, 2019 at the RVIA annual meeting.

It revealed the RV industry has an overall economic impact on the US economy of $114 billion, supports nearly 600,000 jobs, with more than $32 billion in wages, and pays more than $12 billion in federal, state, and local taxes.

The announcement was made by Garry Enyart, RVIA chairman, and Onan/Cummins Director of Mobile Generator Sales & Coach Care.

For more information on the $114 billion total economic impact and what it includes, click here.

Thor Motor Coach Debuts 6 Floorplans at Hershey

Tue Sep 10, 2019
Author: RV News Staff

156813067799565.pngThor Motor Coach unveils six new RV floorplans at the Hershey RV show this week. The new floorplans are on display at the Thor booth, #B4, through the end of the week.

First up, Delano™ 24FB (pictured) and 24TT is a new Type B van build on the Mercedes-Benz® Sprinter RV. In addition to safety features, both floor plans have Dream Dinette® booths, while the 24FB has a Murphy bed. The 24TT has a flip-up queen bed with cushioned seating underneath.

In response to customer demand, the Quantum® JM31, a Type C vehicle, includes a washer and dryer in a unique walk-in closet located in the bedroom.

The Omni® XG32 is a 4x4 packed into a Ford® F-550 measuring less than 34 feet and includes theater seating.

The new Sequence™ 20L Type B van includes Thule® accessories and flush-mounted windows.

The features on the Challenger® 37DS include bunk beds, two full-size bathrooms, one of which includes a tub-shower combination, a Tilt-A-View® inclining king bed and washer-dryer combo prep.

The Venetian® includes three new floor plans and features a 30-inch entry step, three air conditioners, 10,000-watt generator, Aqua-Hot, six house batteries, electric water hose, and power cord reels, Girard® patio entry awnings, keyless entry system, and push-button start.

All six new floorplans on display for the first time at the Hershey RV show are available at the Thor Motor Coach website here.