Motorhome News

All the latest news and noteworthy articles from MotorHome magazine

RV Vacations Are Least Expensive, Study Shows

Despite high fuel prices, typical RV trips remain the least expensive type of vacation, according to a new study comparing vacation costs. PKF Consulting, an international...

Manufacturers Issue Recall Information

Foretravel is recalling 13 model year 2007-2008 Phenix recreational vehicles equipped with driver seats built by Villa International. These seats fail to comply with...

Georgie Boy Redesigns Maverick Line

When Georgie Boy’s engineers began redesigning the Maverick lineup for the 2008 model year, they concentrated on making family-friendly features standard. They also created two completely...

Inergy Announces New Diesel System

Inergy Automotive Systems has announced a new fuel system for diesel engines that it claims can meet the most stringent worldwide diesel emissions standards....

GM, Bosch Work to Improve Fuel Mileage

General Motors, in conjunction with the Robert Bosch Corporation and Stanford University, is working to develop a new type of ignition that could improve...

RVtoday Announces New Co-host

Tracy Lehr, the weekend anchor at Santa Barbara, California, TV station KEYT, will appear as the co-host on cable TV’s RVtoday program this year,...

RVing Remains Strong As Boomer Population Rises

Despite the sluggish economy, the RV industry remains strong as America's growing ...
Humble Beginnings The first issue of MotorHome Life featured a simple format and some now-retro fun, including this ad for a product offering owners an easy way to dump the motorhome’s holding tanks.

50 years of MotorHome: Pages From the Past

Revisiting MotorHome’s inaugural issue “It was only a couple of years ago that except for one-of-a-kind custom specials, mostly homemade, you could read through the...
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DIY Day-Night Shade Repair

Adjusting the cord retainers, and even complete restringing, can keep perfectly good fabric in use for a long time in your motorhome. During the last...
Sonoran Sunset

Snowbirding in Arizona’s Sonoran Desert

  The Sonoran Desert offers an impressive array of colorful flora and fauna, scenic drives and outdoor recreation — all a stone’s throw from the...
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RVIA Names Craig Kirby New President

The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA) announced today that its Board of Directors has unanimously selected Craig Kirby to serve as president of the...
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Can we Really Live Full Time in an RV? – A Real-World Account and...

When we first hit the road a few months shy of five years ago, we didn’t think we were your typical RVers. We were...
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State Parks of the West You Never Knew About (And Will Never Forget)

If you’re planning a road trip around the Western US, I can confidently say that all of these should make an appearance on your...