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 .

Lazydays Expands Florida Rental Fleet

Wed Nov 9, 2016

146176642957276.pngTampa, Fla. – Lazydays, a leading RV dealership, has expanded of its RV rental fleet in Tampa, Fla. to 18 rentals, including new 2017 Thor Motor Coach models.

RV rental customers can choose between Class A or Class C motorhomes, including family-friendly “bunkhouse” floor plans that can sleep up to 10.

Lazydays includes unlimited mileage, unlimited generator use and roadside assistance with any RV rental at its Tampa dealership. They also provide optional convenience packages including linens and towels, kitchen supplies and outdoor living items.

“We are excited to provide the top RV models and floorplans and look forward to helping many more travelers discover the joy and freedom of RVing,” says Linda Stephens, Vice President and General Manager of Retail Accessories, Rental & Consumer Services for Lazydays.

“Whether it’s tailgating at a sports event or a cross-country family vacation, we’re thrilled to give customers a whole new way to experience their favorite activities and explore America,” she says.

Located on 126 acres outside Tampa, Lazydays also has dealerships located in Tucson, Ariz.; and in Loveland, Aurora and Longmont, Colo.