The overall U.S. motorized market incurred a 16.1% year-over-year sales decline for the first seven months of 2019 as both Class A and Class C markets registered double-digit retail sales declines.
According to the latest report from Statistical Surveys Inc. (SSI), Thor Industries Inc. was the motorized sales leader during the period with a 40.5% market share, ahead of Forest River Inc. (22.7%) and Winnebago Industries Inc. (12.9%).
The Class A motorhome market was down 15.5% through July as Thor led the segment with a 34% market share. Tiffin Motorhomes Inc. held the No. 2 spot with a 15.5% share of the market followed by Forest River Inc. (14.8%).
Class C sales retreated 16.5% for the seven months with Thor leading the category holding a 45.1% market share, followed by Forest River (28.3%) and Winnebago Industries Inc. (13.9%).
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