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 .

Renegade RV Recognizes Top Dealers for 2018

Thu May 2, 2019
Author: RV News Staff

155680794029847.pngRenegade RV says it is experiencing dramatic growth, and attributes it to exceptional sales efforts and the marketing strength of its dealer network.

In the last 4 years, Renegade has doubled its product offering by adding five new type C and Super C products to its existing lineup, all of which are represented by 63 dealer locations across the U.S. and Canada. Customer recognition of the quality, durability and luxury of Renegade products and the overall increasing awareness and popularity of their motorhome design and chassis capability has fueled tremendous growth in the Super C motorhome segment, Renegade says.

Dealers recognized for Outstanding Dealer Performance in 2018 include North Trail RV Center of Fort Myers, Fla.; Sport Truck RV of Chandler, Ariz, and Fontana, Calif.; IWS Motor Coaches of Mountain Home, Idaho and Transwest RV with locations in Belton, Mo., Frederick, Fountain, and Grand Junction, Colo.

Also, Capitol Renegade in Greenbelt, Md.; Van City RV with locations in St. Louis, Mo., Colorado Springs, Co., Las Vegas, Nev. and Kalispell, Mont.; M & K Sport Coach in Indianapolis; Dylan’s RV, Sewell, N.J.; Alliance Coach in Wildwood, Fla.; and Dennis Dillon RV in Westminster, Calif. and Boise, Idaho.

“We are extremely fortunate to have our products represented by such a great network of quality dealers,” says Kevin Erdman, Renegade’s director of product development and marketing. “To honor this prestigious group, we are recognizing Outstanding Dealer Performance for 2018 and offer our thanks to all of our dealers and loyal customers for being a part of the Renegade family. “We are proud of our dealer’s achievements and look forward to another great year ahead.”