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 .

Forest River Recalls 184 RVs for Tire Pressure Labels

Wed Sep 6, 2017

146522869396754.jpgForest River, Inc. has recalled 184 of the 2018 Dynamax, Forester, Sunseeker and Coachmen Prism vehicles built on Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vans.

The affected vehicles have tire labels on the B-pillar that list a tire pressure that is too low, according to a report from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

Forest River will notify owners and authorized Mercedes-Benz or Freightliner Sprinter dealers will inspect and replace the tire pressure label with correct tire inflation pressure, free of charge. The recall will begin Oct. 16.