The overall motorized market showed a 3.6% year-over-year increase for the first three months of 2018, lifted by continued growth in the Class C market.
According to the latest report from Statistical Surveys Inc. (SSI), Thor Industries Inc. was the motorized sales leader through March with a 42.5% market share, ahead of Forest River Inc. (24.5%) and Winnebago Industries Inc. (11.9%).
Class A motorhome sales were down 3.2% for the three months as Thor topped the segment with a 32.7% market share. Forest River held the No. 2 spot with 15.9% of the market followed by Tiffin Motorhomes Inc. (15.5%).
Class C sales, lifted by rental sales, rolled to a 9.1% gain through March as Thor led the category with a 49.6% market share, followed by Forest River (30.7%) and Winnebago (11.4%).
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