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Power of Preventative Maintenance: Tools and Resources for Your RV

Power of Preventative Maintenance: Tools and Resources for Your RV

February 21, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Your RV is your home, your vehicle, and a valuable investment; however, it can be very costly to repair if it is not properly maintained. This is why preventive maintenance is so vital to the long-term health of your RV and to your overall ownership experience. There are two basic types of maintenance for your […]

The One-And-Only 1937 Chris Craft Motorhome

The One-And-Only 1937 Chris Craft Motorhome

December 4, 2013 by · 1 Comment 

Art Himsl owns the only 1937 Chris Craft motorhome ever made. I didn’t know Chris Craft made motorhomes, and it turns out that they didn’t. They made one-and-only one—this one—and it is owned by Art Himsl. “They started to build this vehicle in 1937 in San Francisco, probably as a prototype as it took from […]

Der Bus: Titanic-Sized Motor Coach

Der Bus: Titanic-Sized Motor Coach

October 7, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Just when you thought you’d seen the biggest and the most decked out motorhomes that money can buy, along comes Der Bus. This luxurious monstrosity palace on wheels debuted in 1975 at the Automobile Exhibition in Frankfurt/Main as the Jumbocruiser. The double-deck articulated coach was later presented to the public at the International Omnibus Week […]

Sustainability at Rest: a Revolutionary RV Concept

Sustainability at Rest: a Revolutionary RV Concept

September 21, 2013 by · 1 Comment 

Sarasota, Florida-based ROBRADY Designs plans to transform the recreational vehicle from a lumbering fuel-guzzler into a lean, green ecologically sustainable luxurious machine. The first step in attempting to take the idea of sustainability and green RVing to a whole new level was to slim down the motorhome and thereby increasing fuel efficiency and consumer accessibility […]

Marchi Mobile eleMMent: World’s Most Expensive Motorhome for Sale

Marchi Mobile eleMMent: World’s Most Expensive Motorhome for Sale

June 25, 2013 by · 8 Comments 

Are you in the market for a futuristic and slightly bizarre luxury recreational vehicle? Aren’t we all? Taking a rather futuristic leap is the Marchi Mobile eleMMent, which offers luxury and comfort, along with flexibilities of space rarely applied anywhere. Their purposely misspelt eleMMent line, playing up the company’s double-M namesake, is the latest high-end […]

Top 10 Things Every RVer Should Know about Full-Timing

Top 10 Things Every RVer Should Know about Full-Timing

February 6, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

The large and well-equipped recreational vehicles now available to consumers can be quite luxurious. You may have been tempted by the idea of living like a nomad and taking to the road full-time. Traveling in an RV can save you money that would otherwise be spent on mortgages, home repairs, home owner’s association fees, and yard […]

Holiday Rambler Marks 60th Anniversary

Holiday Rambler Marks 60th Anniversary

December 16, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Lisle, Illinois-based Navistar RV, a subsidiary of Navistar International Corp., marked the 60th anniversary of its Holiday Rambler brand at the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association’s (RVIA) 50th annual National RV Trade Show, November 27-29 at the Kentucky Expo Center, Louisville, Kentucky. The company will also introduce three model-year 2014 vehicles. The new Presidential will reestablish […]

Hey Dad…You Gotta See These RVs

Hey Dad…You Gotta See These RVs

June 14, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

There’s never been a better time to take up the RV life. Whether you’re a weekend warrior, a snowbird, or an RV full-timer, there’s an RV to suit any travel budget and taste. The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA) recently reported that nearly 8 million American households have an RV—Class A motorhome, Class C motorhome, […]

Charges Laid in Death of Alberta RVers

Charges Laid in Death of Alberta RVers

April 27, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

The RCMP (Royal Canadian Mounted Police) has charged Travis Vader, 40, with two counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of Lyle and Marie McCann. Vader had been identified for some time by authorities as a suspect in the  disappearance, but had yet to be charged. It’s been more than twenty months since Lyle and […]

Safe and Sound RVing

Safe and Sound RVing

June 13, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

The proper maintenance of your recreational vehicle is a key to keeping you on the road to safety. An RV that’s mechanically sound will be less apt to break down. Be meticulous about maintenance. A proper maintenance program should include: Inspecting all belts and hoses for cracking and replacing where required Checking headlights, brake lights, […]

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