The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association commissioned an Economic Impact Study on the RV industry, released on June 7, 2016. The study found that the RV industry contributes about $49.7 billion in economic output or 0.28 percent of the Gross Domestic Product. Through its production and distribution linkages, the industry impacts firms in 426 of the 440 sectors of the United States economy.
Nationwide, the industry is responsible for 216,170 jobs, both directly and inderectly, creating an economic impact of $37.5 billion. The full study results, along with each individual state and congressional district's economic impact is available on the website by clicking here .
Mon Jun 27, 2016
The 2016 Route 66 Rally will be held in Colorado Springs, Colorado at the Cheyenne Mountain Resort from Oct. 3-5, 2016.
The start of the golf tournament is scheduled for 1 p.m. Oct. 3 followed by a partner expo and a welcome reception for all Route 66 dealers and partners from 3-7 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. respectively.
Dealer and partner breakout sessions are scheduled on both Oct. 4 and 5, around breakfast and lunch buffets.
To make reservations, visit http://bookings.ihotelier.com/bookings.jsp?groupID=1446304&hotelID=15476.
A discounted rate of $179 for single and double occupancy has been negotiated for Route 66 dealers and partners. Guests must reserve their rooms no later than Sept. 13.