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The purchase absorbs one of the few remaining independent family-owned RV makers, run by the Tiffin family of Alabama whose luxury motorhomes are known for attention to detail and quality construction. Thor, which has aggressively been gobbling up numerous RV brands across the country as well as the Hymer RV company in Europe over the past few years, vows that other than accounting procedures, little will be changed as they take over Tiffin. You can listen to the complete episode of the RV Podcast in the player below. And scroll down this page for shownotes for links and resources about all the things we talk about. Regarding the Thor buys Tiffin story Here’s an excerpt released by both companies of an interview between Tiffin’s owner, Bob Tiffin, age 78, and Thor’s CEO Bon Martin discussing the acquisition and what it means. I’ve met and interviewed both Bob Tiffin and Bon Martin several times over the years I’ve been covering the RV Lifestyle. Bob Tiffin is a legend in the industry for his personal attention to his customers. At RV shows, he shakes every hand he can find as folks tour his luxurious coaches, even handing out his direct phone number to those who ask. Bon Martin is a well-respected industry veteran. I have always found him to be congenial and a straight shooter. Tiffin Management will stay the same under Thor Ownership Tiffin Motorhomes is known for its luxurious Class A motorhomes and, more recently, it’s Class C Wayfarer […]