Welcome to RVtravel.com, the newsletter for intelligent, open-minded RVers. Learn about RV camping, RV travel, RV news and much more. This newsletter, now in its 20th year of continuous publication, is made possible in large part by the voluntary subscription contributions from our readers. Thank you! Sunday, December 20, 2020 Non-Members (advertising supported) edition Get an electric truck – or RV – from Camping World? Interest is high in shifting away from fossil fuels as motor fuel. Still, a practical real-world alternative fuel vehicle for the RV lifestyle has so far been elusive. Enter Marcus Lemonis of Camping World fame. Marcus wants you to get an electric truck from Camping World. A new partnership between the RV giant and Lordstown Motors, maker of the forthcoming electric-fired Endurance pickup, is now in place. Lordstown will make the truck, Camping World will service it, and presumably become a selling-point for the electric trucks. Learn more . Thor announces huge backlog of RV orders Thor Industries, the world’s largest RV manufacturer, released its 1st quarter earnings report December 8, and among a series of eye-popping numbers posted during this banner year for RV sales is one that says everything an RVer needs to know about the current state of the industry: The manufacturer of Airstream, Keystone, Heartland, Jayco and a dozen other brands had $8.92 billion worth of unfilled orders as of October 31st. Learn more in this 3-minute video from Jason Epperson of RV Miles. Write for RVtravel.com If you have […]