With the end of last year, the sales of Class A & Class C Motorhomes went out with a HOO RA! Compared with the time of the previous year the sales went up 12.8%. As for the span of the year, 2011 was ahead of 2010 by 1.9% according to Statistical Surveys Inc.
Class C sales had a 23% increase which was the lead for the year and the month of December. 7.9% was the increase for Class A sales.
The overall leader for 2011 in the industry was Thor Industries Inc. They accomplished a 20% market share that was just barely ahead of Winnebago Industries Inc. at 19%. Followed after them was Forest River Inc. at 12%.
The leader in class A was Tiffin Motorhomes Inc with 21.1% market share that allowed Winnebago coming into 2nd place again in Class A sales. Winnebago’s Class A sales gained a 20.2% share.