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Thor Industries Inc., Jackson Center, Ohio, reported today (May 2) record sales for its third quarter ended April 30.
In a preliminary report, the company showed revenues of $856 million, up 17% from $729 million last year. RV sales increased 17% to $775 million from $663 a year ago while bus sales rose 23% to $81 million.
For the nine months, total preliminary sales were $2.26 billion, up 19% from $1.9 billion last year, including an 18% gain in RV sales to $2.03 billion.
Thor also reported record backlog as of the end of the quarter.
“We continue to significantly outperform the RV industry in both segments, motorhomes and towables. The record backlog in both RVs and buses bodes well for continuing growth,” said Wade F. B. Thompson, Thor chairman.