The Class C market continued to drive motorhome registrations for the first 10 months, as overall sales rose 10% through October compared to the same period a year ago.

According to the latest report from Statistical Surveys Inc. (SSI), Thor Industries Inc. was the motorized sales leader through October with a 41.7% market share, ahead of Forest River Inc. (23.2%) and Winnebago Industries Inc. (15.1%).

Class A motorhome sales were flat through October, down 0.8%. Thor led the category for the 10 months with a 34.5% market share followed by Forest River (14.5%), REV Recreation Group (14.3%), Winnebago (13.9%) and Tiffin Motorhomes Inc. (13.7%).

Class C sales climbed 20% during the 10-month period as Thor led the category with a 47.2% market share, followed by Forest River (29.9%) and Winnebago (16%).

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