2019 RVIA Economic Impact Study

The new RVs Move America Economic Impact Study, released June 3, 2019 at the annual meeting of RVIA, revealed the RV industry has an overall economic impact on the US economy of $114 billion, supporting nearly 600,000 jobs, contributing more than $32 billion in wages, and paying more than $12 billion in federal, state, and local taxes. The announcement was made by Garry Enyart, RVIA chairman, and Onan/Cummins Director of Mobile Generator Sales & Coach Care.

For more information on the $114 billion total economic impact and what it includes, click here.

Bowlus Road Chief Debuts 26-Foot Travel Trailer

Wed Oct 31, 2018

154100073725476.jpgBowlus Road Chief announced the launch of the Heart of the Canyon series, the company’s longest travel trailer at 26 feet. Delivery of the new product is set for late November with an MSRP of $185,000.

“Today is an exciting moment for the company and an important day in the storied 85-year history of [the company],” Bowlus Road Chief CEO Geneva Long says. “This new [trailer] with its extended design appeals to an even larger community of owners.”

The new Bowlus Road Chief is targeting customer segments such as families, full-timers or those seeking work/live floorplans while keeping the Bowlus Road Chief visual style.

The riveted aluminum travel trailer is powered by a 4 kWh lithium-iron-phosphate battery that enables users to have an off-grid experience for up to a week at a time while still being able to use items like A/C and a microwave oven. The Road Chief lineup also boasts a hotel-style bathroom with separate shower, yours-and-mine closets and dinette seating for four.