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 .
Wed May 17, 2017
Wakarusa, Indiana - Intent on taking advantage of the robust ultra-lite towable market, Wakarusa-based Prime Time Manufacturing, a division of Forest River, Inc., is launching the all-new Tracer Breeze ultra-lite travel trailer for the summer camping season.
“We’ve struck the perfect balance of affordability for the budget-conscious family with a long list of features that will look impressive pulling into the campground," Tracer Product Manager Shane Miller says. "The new Tracer Breeze will create a comfortable, convenient and satisfying camping experience.”
The extremely light weight Tracer Breeze, starting at 3,900 pounds, offers a long list of upgrades such as sleek frameless windows, large LED television, seamless residential countertops with high-rise residential faucet, extra-large 87-inch booth dinettes, portable solar prep, backup camera prep, enclosed underbelly, walk-on roof and ducted air conditioning.
“Many of the items we’ve included with Breeze aren’t typically found on products in this price range," Miller says. "We’re certain our customers will appreciate the abundant list of standard features in this new addition to our Tracer family.”
MSRP’s on the Tracer Breeze line will range from $19,999 to $24,449. For more information, visit www.primetimerv.com.