Motorhome News

All the latest news and noteworthy articles from MotorHome magazine

Acklands-Grainger Broadening Canadian Niche

The Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association (RVDA) of Canada announced a new partnership with Acklands-Grainger (AGI) to provide members with a new national member benefit...
Altman's Winnebago Liquidation

Altmans Winnebago Is Closing Its Doors

CARSON, Calif. – Joe Altman, president of Altmans Winnebago, announced today that the Altman family has made the difficult decision to wind down their...

Report: Job Creation Spurred Florida Park Plan

A controversial plan to allow private contractors to build and operate campsites at state parks came from a push to create private-industry jobs to...

RV Shipments Climb in 2011

According to the RV Industry Association, RV wholesale shipments finished the year on a high note with a total of 252,300 units shipped in...

Newmar Corp. to Support Annual Vetsroll

  Newmar will partner with VetsRoll.org to help honor our country’s veterans by lending a Ventana 4337 diesel motorhome from May 20-23 to use as...
Joe and Vicki Kieva

CB Radio Entertainment

There are times when we consider the conversations of truckers on the CB radio prime time entertainment. Truckers in the West are not very...

Ford Increases Motorhome Chassis Production

  Ford Motor Co. is boosting Class A motorhome and commercial chassis production capacity by approximately 35 percent to meet renewed recreational vehicle demand in...

Portable Bluetooth Speaker: Listen to Music Anywhere

New from NYNE Multi-media, a company focused on audio solutions, the NB-230 portable speaker is designed for the RV lifestyle. This boombox integrates with...

Super C

A truck chassis with diesel power is a nice platform for a motorhome, but until recently, this combination has been hard to find. Thor...

A Faster Screwdriver

  Motorhomes are composed of a lot of screws. Now you can make it a lot easier to tighten or remove them with the new...

Products

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Dometic PLB40 Portable Lithium Battery

Perfect for off-grid camping, the Dometic PLB40 lithium battery was designed to run 12-volt DC appliances — specifically, Dometic’s line of CFX mobile compressor...
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Origami On the Water

Looking to ply the waters but don’t have the space to store a traditional kayak? Oru has launched its first tandem folding kayak, the...
Photo of 30 amp Power Watchdog RV surge protector

Smart Surge Protector Reports RV Power to Your Phone

Hughes Autoformers’ Power Watchdog EPO (Emergency Power Off) combines Bluetooth technology with the automatic shut off and re-start of an energy management system, offering...
Photo of VIAIR RV tire inflator kit

Pump it Up! New Line of Inflators from VIAIR

VIAIR has announced a new line of portable tire inflators designed specifically for RVs. The four RVS tire inflators are the only portable compressors...
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Straight as an Arrow

New adjustable drag link makes it simple to center the steering wheel on Ford F-53 chassis Piloting a motorhome has its own set of idiosyncrasies...