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Four Winds Super C Motorhome from Thor Motor Coach

Four Winds Super C Motorhome from Thor Motor Coach

RV buyers have chosen, nearly 1 out of every 4 motorhomes sold in America is made by Thor Motor Coach making the company the #1 seller of motorhomes in the United States for 2013*. Thor Motor Coach’s motorhomes make up more than 23% of the US market share.

The combination of retail sales from the United States and Canada also make Thor Motor Coach the clear retail leader for all of North America for the 3rd year in a row.

Outstanding performance from individual motorhome brands include A.C.E., the #1 selling Class A motorhome, and Four Winds, the #1 selling Class C motorhome. Other big market share gainers include the Palazzo brand of diesel motorhome with a 200% increase, the Windsport Class A RV with a 104% increase and the Tuscany brand of luxury diesel motorhome with an 63% increase in units retailed during 2013.

Innovative and revolutionary new designs like the Axis and Vegas brands of Recreational Utility Vehicles (RUVs) created a whole new segment of motorhomes, making a big impression with the media and consumers throughout the RV industry. The Outlaw brand of Toy Haulers continued to build a strong presence in the market with the introduction of two new Class C model’s, helping it to gain a substantial 63% unit sales increase over 2012.

“We are thrilled with the results. I really believe this is testament to the team we have at Thor Motor Coach. Our product planning, engineering, sales and manufacturing personnel have all pushed themselves to create the most innovative products in the market,” stated Dana Simon, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Thor Motor Coach.

To find out more about Thor Motor Coach and the best-selling RV models in the US and Canada, visit or call 1-800-860-5658.



Thor Motor Coach’s New Windsport Motorhomes

Thor Motor Coach’s Windsport Motorhomes

Thor Motor Coach reported record retail sales for units sold at the PRVCA Hershey RV Show in Hershey, PA on September 19-23, 2012.

“The customer response for our motorhomes was amazing. We had people in the Thor Motor Coach display from the time the show opened until it closed.  ”, remarked Joel Grimm, National Sales Manager for gas motorhomes at Thor Motor Coach.

The most sought after and talked about addition at the RV show was Thor Motor Coach’s new HD-MAX™ exterior packages. HD-MAX™ is a line of full color exterior décor packages that provide the look and feel of a full body paint package, but for thousands of dollars less. HD-MAX™ exteriors is available on Thor Motor Coach’s A.C.E., Hurricane, & Windsport Class A motorhomes, Four Winds and Chateau Class C motorhomes, along with the Siesta and Citation Class B Plus motorhomes.

The redesigned Hurricane and Windsport Class A motorhomes, shown to the public for the first time at Hershey, made a spectacular debut. The all new 34E rear bath and a half floorplan lead the way in sales for those respective brands.

Thor Motor Coach’s best selling A.C.E. brand of New Class A Motorhomes continued its streak of success with record sales, while the Palazzo line of compact diesel pusher motorhomes attracted buyers and the attention of the media as it continues to grow in strength and popularity.  The Tuscany and Tuscany XTE luxury diesel pushers were a hit with the best combination of content and price for a higher-line diesel motorhome.

The new 31L Four Winds and Chateau Class C Motorhomes opened up a new perspective on Class C travel, with more interior living space than most Class A motorhomes.  The new 29TB, triple slide, Siesta and Citation New Class B Plus Motorhomes had completely new interiors with upgrade features including optional leveling jacks, Firestone ride-rite air suspension, and HD-MAX™ exteriors.

“The commitment to our valued dealers and retail customers, focus on innovative customer service programs, and the development of “must have” products is generating added excitement for Thor Motor Coach products”, commented Dana Simon, Vice President of sales at Thor Motor Coach.

For more information about Thor Motor Coach motorhomes, call (800) 860-5658, visit, or write to: Thor Motor Coach, Inc., PO Box 1486, Elkhart, Indiana 46515.

Thor Motor Coach announced today the “New Era Begins” at the 48th Annual National RV Trade Show which takes place Nov. 30 – Dec. 2 at the Kentucky Exposition Center (KEC) in Louisville, Kentucky ( The introduction of new floor plans, upgraded standard features, and an evolutionary product called A.C.E., Thor Motor Coach is the company poised for the future.

The Class A & C Evolution, or A.C.E., is the motorhome with a story. Blurring the line on what traditionally was called a Class A or Class C, the A.C.E. creates a class of its own. This class of motorhome was designed, inspired and dedicated to the retail customer and the demand for a shorter, fuel efficient, ultra functional and affordable motorhome. “It’s truly innovative in design and functionality, and priced for the masses. It is my job to make sure we build motorhomes that function into the future, and the A.C.E. is the motorhome of the future”, mentioned Ann Spratt, Vice President of Operations at Thor Motor Coach.

Bill Fenech, Thor Motor Coach’s President and CEO said, “With input from dealers, retail customers and using motorhomes ourselves, we were able to load the A.C.E with several all new innovative features. I believe the A.C.E is the most practical and user friendly motorhome on the market. It truly combines many of the best features of a Class A and a Class C motorhome with some unique features never seen before at an unbelievable price point. This product is so exciting, I can’t wait for dealers to see it.”

Dealers and the media are invited to come early to visit the Thor Motor Coach booth 1101 at Louisville, to get the show started with the most innovative product for the new year.

Keeping the customer in mind, Thor Motor Coach has expanded their already powerful diesel lineup. The Tuscany, a sophisticated combination of high-end living features and elegant automotive design, is now equipped with a 450-HP Cummins Engine standard on all tag models. This addition makes the 42’ Tuscany’s the most affordable 450-HP motor home on the market. The Tuscany will also introduce the new 42FK floor plan with a front kitchen and L-Shaped sofa.

The Astoria ushers in the dawn of a new era in affordable luxury. Building on the already popular 40KT’s success at the Hershey Show, the new Astoria will add a 40’ Bunk model to the lineup. The new 40BQ will debut at the 2010 Louisville RV show.

The Serrano, with its European exterior styling and the comfort you have come to expect, introduces the 33A floor plan. The 33A continues the aerodynamic exterior design and fuel efficiency you expect from the Serrano. This innovative floor plan design will include lighted countertops, a retractable 32” LCD TV in the Living area, a functional bathroom, with an extra wide sofa and chaise lounge.

On the Class A & C gas front, Thor Motor Coach will introduce several new floor plans and leading-edge features. The Hurricane, will introduce the 31J with a queen AeroBed mattress, and drop down bunk. The electric bunk is kid friendly, and comes complete with wrap around netting, and electric switch with parental shut off for added piece of mind. The Windsport, has a new 32D floor plan that includes a capable kitchen design with spacious countertops that allow for a practical food prep area. The 2011.5 Challenger has new front caps, freshly upgraded interiors, ingenious floor plans like the 37KT, offering triple zone living. The Daybreak now features premium Toshiba electronics and a new 27PD floor plan. The Four Winds and Chateau will introduce a new 28Z floor plan, designed with retail and rental customers in mind.

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