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 .
Tue Sep 25, 2018
Author: RV News Staff
The new Keystone Cougar Half-Ton Series has new features.
The Half-Ton Series TT carries the construction benefits of traditional ultra-lite trailers, making them towable by most eight-cylinder SUVs and trucks. The exteriors features an aerodynamic profile, a fully painted and fade resistant front cap, a new patented windshield design and several other new additions.
The new series also includes Keystone’s latest technological innovations; KeyTV, Dexter self-adjusting brakes, upgraded convenience center, iN-Command with Global Connect and an upgraded Climate Guard Protection Package.
“We’ve received excellent feedback from both dealers and customers on the new half-ton series travel trailer. It’s awesome that we can offer the same features and aesthetics of our award winning fifth wheels to our travel trailers. Come check us out and you will see why we are the number one selling mid-profile fifth wheel in the United States,” said Matt Christensen, Cougar’s product manager.