Thor Industries Inc. Led in 2011 RV sales
Thor Industries Inc. was the top U.S. seller of towable and motorized RVs combined in 2011, according to Grand Rapids, Mich.-based Statistical Surveys Inc.
Forest River Inc.’s combined subsidiaries placed first in motorhomes and second in total RVs, as reported by RVBUSINESS.COM.
In towables, Thor posted a 36.6 percent market share for 2011 followed by Forest River, occupying 31.1 percent of the market, Jayco Inc., Middlebury, Ind. (12.1 percent), KZRV, Shipshewana, Ind., (3.1 percent) and Nappanee, Ind.-based Gulf Stream Coach Inc. (2.0 percent).
The total number of towable RVs retailed in the U.S. in 2011: 172,617 units.
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