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 .
Thu Oct 6, 2016
Pomona, California – Thor Motor Coach is displaying new motorhomes, including floor plans never before seen by the public, at the California RV Show. The show begins Friday, Oct. 7 and runs through Sunday, Oct. 16.
The ARIA makes its retail debut with residential kitchen appliances, luxurious interiors and a 100-watt solar charging system and power controller. The 3901 master bedroom features the exclusive Tilt-A-View inclining bed mechanism on the king size bed, according to a press release.
All brands have something new to offer during the show. Larger LED TVs and stunning new partial paints on Thor Motor Coach’s HD-MAX exteriors are just the beginning. Check out some of the highlighted motorhomes listed below:
New floor plans for GEMINI RUVs, including the 24TX on a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter
C.E. 30.4 with opposing seating in the living area and exterior MEGA-Storage
New MIRAMAR 37.1 with two full bathrooms and bunk beds
FOUR WINDS 24FS on Mercedes-Benz Sprinter and double slideouts
New FOUR WINDS 24F type C motorhome featuring full-wall slideout with 3TRAX Wall Slide System
WINDSPORT 35M bath-and-a-half floor plan with expandable sofa and large shower
New QUANTUM RQ29 with an exterior galley and TV
New VENETIAN G36 floor plan with electric fireplace and 55-inch TV mid-ship
HURRICANE 35M featuring master bedroom with en-suite bathroom and stackable washer/dryer prep
CHATEAU 24FS and 24HL on Mercedes-Benz Sprinter chassis
VEGAS 25.5 floor plan with twin beds that convert to a king bed
New floor plans for COMPASS RUVs, including the 24TX built on Mercedes-Benz Sprinter
PALAZZO 36.3 featuring Tilt-A-View Inclining Mechanism on a king bed
CITATION SPRINTER 24SV with twin beds that convert to a king bed and sleeper sofa in living area.