Motorhomers are Adventurers

March 17th, 2014

Recent research has shown that motorhome owners are much more likely to take a short trip or extended vacation than are non-owners. How much more likely? According to recent polls conducted of motorhome owners, they are 50% more likely to take a vacation or visit a new location than other vehicle owners are. That means Read more…

Inadequate License Consequences

March 11th, 2014

The leading provider of insurance policies for motorhome owners, Comfort Insurance, has recently released a message to drivers: make sure your driver’s license is adequate for your vehicle rating or you may face consequences. Ben Cue from Comfort Insurance has stated that it is not uncommon for drivers to be unaware of the myriad laws Read more…

2014 and 2015 Motorhome Owners Association Dates Announced!

March 10th, 2014

FMCA will be making repeat visits to several venues that seem tailor-made for the “cities on wheels” that take shape during its motorhome rallies and shows. In March 2014, FMCA’s 89th Family Reunion and Motorhome Showcase will come to life at the Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter in Perry. This will mark FMCA’s eighth visit Read more…

Motorhome Safety Tips

March 7th, 2014

Motorhomes are a great way to get out and into the great outdoors without having to leave the comforts of home behind. From taking a day trip down to the beach to taking a months-long trip cross-country, motorhomes are extremely popular and safe alternatives to traditional camping and travel methods. However, because modern motorhomes have Read more…

Winter Touring With A Motorhome

March 4th, 2014

Your Motorhome Could be the Key to Winter Wonderlands and Fall Vacations While there are some people who feel that camping means “roughing it” with a simple tent and whatever you can hold in a backpack, many outdoors enthusiasts are learning that a motorhome can be a much more enjoyable, and relaxing, way of getting Read more…

Precautions for Driving Your Bus, Motorhome or Other Larger Personal Transport Vehicles Safely in Winter Weather

January 6th, 2014

Driving any large personal transport vehicle like a bus, RV or passenger van in winter means taking a number of precautions to stay safe on the road. Even under the best of weather and road conditions, driving any large personal transport vehicle such as a bus, RV/motorhome or passenger van requires modified driving practices for Read more…

Cities that are Making Travel Easier for Bus Drivers

January 4th, 2014

Major cities across the U.S. and further afield are increasingly adopting new practices and technology that make it easier for bus drivers to safely perform their jobs. Being a bus driver in any major city can be difficult under the best of circumstances as it requires an almost sixth sense to anticipate traffic challenges. Fortunately, Read more…

Volkswagen Ceases Production of Iconic Vehicle at Close of 2013

December 31st, 2013

While you may know it as the VW Minibus, “Vee-dub,” or some other name, the iconic VW Kombi may be seeing the end of a 60-year production era, but will still be sought after throughout the world. It looks as though the market for VW buses for sale will only get fiercer now that the Read more…

Who Knew RV Owners Would Be Able to Use Their Purchase to Make Some Extra Holiday Cash?

December 31st, 2013

The secret is out and growing that everyone from RV owners to those that convert buses into mobile homes on wheels traveling the country can make money on the road. As many Americans become empty nesters, a peripatetic sense overtakes many of them and they long to see the country, often for the first time, Read more…

Interesting Bus News from Around the World in September 2013

November 5th, 2013

The wheels of the bus still go round and round, but what propels them is often quite different than even the means utilized in the recent past. Countries and cities around the world are making headlines with new bus designs and alternative energy sources. Still, the tried and true of diesel continues to dominate the Read more…