RV industry in a big jam!


Updated list of RV manufacturers out of business or bankrupt

Updated July 7, 2009

Here is a list of RV makers that have gone out of business or who have filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in 2008 and 2009. We believe this list is accurate, but there could be a mistake. If you spot one, please go to our forum thread on this subject and leave a comment. We’ll update this list as we get new information.

RV manufacturers out of business

Alfa Leisure

Alpenlite (division of Western RV)



Chinook/Trail Wagons

Dolphin (a National brand)

Extreme RV

Fleetwood trailer division (closed for good)

National RV

NuWa Industries (plant closed. Plans to build Hitchhiker 5th Wheels again)

Pilgrim International

Sun Valley Inc.

Sunline Coach

Teton Homes


Weekend Warrior

Western RV, Inc

Companies that declared Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

Country Coach (Factory open again but on much smaller scale.)

Fleetwood (Company sold, making motorhomes only)

Monaco (Aquired by Navistar, will start up again on limited scale)

Rexhall (Bankruptcy, still operating)


–Blue Bird is no longer making motorhomes.

–Coachmen has been acquired by Forest River.

–King of the Road now builds mobile homes, not RVs.

–Towable maker Pacific Coachworks stopped production but has anounced (July, 09) it will begin again.

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