RVIA Economic Impact Study

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 .

Airstream Announces 2017 Product Updates

Thu Jul 14, 2016

146851351097560.jpgAirstream has announced its 2017 product updates. The updates are designed to make relaxation and entertainment easier and more enjoyable, as well as to deliver a safer and smoother ride with improved axles and brakes, according to a press release.

It also gives RVers a chance to get off the grid with more flexible solar power options, adding a larger variety of decors and design features.

The new product updates are as follows:

The 2017 Sport, which includes
•Aluminum LP tank cover
•Updated entry door with window and deadbolt
•Improved storage access and overall comfort

The 2017 Flying Cloud, which includes
•Updated interiors and added blackout curtains for better rest
•All models now have Nev-R-Lube bearings, 15-inch tires and 12-inch brakes
•Custom Aluminum entry step

The 2017 International, which includes
•Twin models now available and added blackout curtains for better rest
•All models now have Nev-R-Lube bearings, 15-inch tires and 12-inch brakes
•Custom Aluminum entry step

The 2017 Classic, which includes
•New lighter hardwood offering: Cognac Maple
•Upgraded hydronic heating system for silent heating
•Upgraded touch panel electronic control system

The 2017 Interstate, which includes
•Improved In Dash Info-tainment System with Sirrus XM and Bluetooth
•Pullout drawer microwave with grill feature
•Larger residential-style toilet

For more information on the product updates, visit the link below.

Additional Information: https://www.airstream.com/2017-airstream-product-updates/?utm_campaign=Monthly+Newsletter&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=31655351&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9R4KrIFKVgDmnl8RlbbmmcEeOUSkwFMFQAWL_jdYRNZ21Wgwu1jPgZEbaRXLItPO3TIy1K2f7T_4MDLXNL1wVf-