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Thor Motor Coach (TMC) is showcasing new luxury diesel pushers, Class A, Class B+ and Class C motorhomes at America’s Largest RV Show (Hershey RV Show) in Hershey, Pennsylvania. Gates open to the public Wednesday, September 10 through Sunday, September 14, 2014.

Thor Outlaw Class A Toy Hauler

Thor Outlaw Class A Toy Hauler

The Class A Tuscany 40DX luxury diesel pusher makes its public debut. This new single rear-axle model is fully equipped with features like fully reclining theater seating, retractable 60-inch LED Smart HDTV, master-style rear bathroom, and buffet dinette that seats four comfortably.

Tuscany XTE Class A diesel-powered motorhomes upgrade this year to all new high-gloss glazed cabinetry and the choices for interior decors are fresh and exciting. The new Resort Cherry and cabinetry looks the same as that you’d find in units retailing in excess of $400,000, but the Tuscany XTE does it at a fraction of the price.

Luxury Class A gas-powered Challenger motorhomes are showcasing a new bunkhouse floor plan 37TB. This triple slide-out combines a bath-and-a-half design with a convertible bunk bed area intended to provide years of enjoyment, even after the kids leave the nest. Space is thoughtfully created with bunks that transform into a sofa or full length wardrobe when not in use.

The A.C.E. Class A Motorhomes combine the best of a Class A and Class C RV and continue its impressive line-up with the new29.3. It’s the first A.C.E. to offer campers looking for an exterior kitchen and an abundance of living space with a full wall slide-out. Focusing on how owners use their coach, the booth dinette has been purposely located on the camp side.

Axis and Vegas Recreational Utility Vehicles (RUV) continue to impress both seasoned and new RV-ers with the new 25.1 model. The second floor plan is a traveler’s delight, with a large L-shaped sofa and entertainment area in the back of the unit. The front half of the coach has an oversized dinette with seating for four.  For those who need plenty of spaces to sit while traveling, the new 25.1 is a perfect fit.

Look no further for the ultimate motorhome as both the Class A & Class C Outlaw Toy Haulers sport a full rear garage. These lifestyle haulers offer the most flexibility of any motorhome today. The Outlaw is ready for anything from a mobile office to pet grooming business or even a hunter’s ultimate hideout.

Bunk beds are in high demand this year and TMC responds with the new Super C. The diesel-powered 35SB is built on a Ford®F-550 chassis and contains a diesel engine. Automatic hydraulic leveling jacks, full wall slide-out, and 5500-watt LP generator are some of the features operated wirelessly with Rapid Camp™. An exterior kitchen is optional for those who love the smell of the grill.

All models including ACE, Axis, Challenger, Chateau, Citation, Four Winds, Hurricane, Miramar, Outlaw, Palazzo, Siesta, Tuscany, Tuscany XTE, Vegas and Windsport motorhomes have something new to offer during Hershey. Power patio awnings with LED lighting, Rapid Camp™ easy set-up and stunning HD-MAX™ exteriors are just the beginning. The choices are endless and it’s definitely an exciting time to buy the motorhome that’s “Made to Fit”!  Stop in at the Camping World RV Booth #512.

For more about the 2014 Hershey RV Show and the Thor Motor Coach motorhomes that will be on display please go to


Winnebago Industries, Inc. has been recognized for the tenth consecutive year as the nation’s top-selling motor home manufacturer, according to Statistical Surveys, Inc., a retail reporting service in Grand Rapids, Mich.

Statistical Surveys reported Winnebago Industries’ dealers retailed more Class A and Class C motor homes combined than any other manufacturer’s dealer group in calendar 2010, achieving 18.8 percent market share. Winnebago Industries also became the top-selling Class A market leader for the first time since 1981. Total Class A market share for calendar 2010 was 19.5 percent compared to 16.6 percent for calendar 2009. Winnebago Industries’ Class A diesel market share was 15.2 percent in calendar 2010 versus 11.4 percent in calendar 2009. Winnebago Industries also led the Class A gas market segment with 23.7 percent market share in calendar 2010, compared to 22.9 percent for calendar 2009.

“We’re very pleased that Statistical Surveys once again reported Winnebago Industries as the number one manufacturer of Class A and C motor homes combined in the United States,” said Winnebago Industries Vice President of Sales and Marketing Roger Martin. “We congratulate our loyal employees and our strong dealer network in achieving this top selling position for the tenth consecutive year. We work very hard to develop exciting new products and to provide support for our dealers and retail customers in the form of what we believe are industry-leading sales and service programs. We are pleased that these efforts have resulted in continued success in the retail market. We are particularly pleased with our market share performance in the Class A gas and diesel motor home market segments, due in part to the success of our new 2011 lineup featuring many innovative industry-exclusive features and floorplans.”

Statistical Surveys also reported the ERA as the top-selling Class B model in the industry with 15 percent for calendar 2010. Following a brief hiatus in production to develop the new model, the newly redesigned 2012 ERA will be reintroduced this Spring.

According to, A new RV company plans to invest more than $2.8 million in a start-up motorhome manufacturing venture in Elkhart.

Nexus RVS, LLC is expected to begin hiring production, supervisory and support associates by the end of the year at its plant located at Elkhart County Road 13 and Reedy Drive, adjacent to the Indiana Toll Road on the city’s north side.

By 2013, Nexus expects to employ up to 90 people.

Nexus RVS, which is currently headquartered at Notre Dame’s Innovation Park, will manufacture Class B and Class C motorhomes. Production should begin this winter at its 109,000-square-foot Elkhart plant.

Fifteen-year industry veteran Claude Donati, a former vice president of Gulfstream Coach in Nappanee, started the company this summer.

“It will be our goal to elevate the importance of Elkhart to the retail customer as we are going to sell motorized products directly to the end user,” Donati said in a news release on Tuesday.

Nexus RVS recently received a property tax abatement from the city of Elkhart, as well as tax credits and training grant funding from the Indiana Economic Development Corporation.

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