RV history: From slide-in campers to Type C motorhomes – Lets RV
In the late 1950’s, slide-in pickup truck campers grew in popularity as an alternative to trailers or motorhomes as pick up trucks gained acceptance as family transportation and not just commercial or farm vehicles.
Here is a quick story about the life of the slide in camper morphing into what we all call a Class C camper today by
Al Hesselbart who has written many great pieces about the life of the rving industry.
So enjoy your quick history lesson today
Posted on January 25, 2016, in The world as i see it as a camper and who loves his country and tagged boondocking, c type motorhomes, campers, camping, camping history, class c campers, how to's, money, motorhomes, national parks, outback, outdoors, parks, road trips, rv news, rv tips, rv's, rving, state parks, tailgating, towing, trailers, travel, traveling. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.