All posts by RG Coleman

The Arctic Hybrid Adventure

The PR team for the new Range Rover Sport Hybrid* had a brilliant, crazy notion: tow an Airstream to the Arctic. “Actually, it was Ben’s idea,” said journalist Peter Adams about Ben Samuelson, founder of Samuelson Wylie, the firm hired to test and promote the “world’s first luxury diesel hybrid”. “The new hybrid Land Rover … Continue reading The Arctic Hybrid Adventure

Museum on the Move

It’s only fitting that the University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s Museum on the Move (MoM) is a vintage Airstream, because the trailers have such a rich history of their own. As Professor John Troutman, the history instructor that brought the museum concept to life says, “What vehicle to support a mobile museum is more historical, … Continue reading Museum on the Move

Boomers Hit the Interstate

Nobody saw this coming: tiny Airstream, a niche producer of classic aluminum trailers for eight decades, somehow became the Number One manufacturer of diesel B-vans. These sharp-looking premium motorhomes defy all the assumptions about Airstream. They aren’t aluminum, they’re steel. They are motorhomes, coming from a manufacturer that has been known for its travel trailers. … Continue reading Boomers Hit the Interstate

Quick News – 4/7/15

PTX Ontario Update Airstreamers, we regret to announce that PTX Ontario, planned for this summer, has been cancelled. (Those who signed up have already been contacted and issued a refund.) In happier news… ….excitement about Alumapalooza 6 is building! In only seven weeks, more than 120 Airstreams will descend upon the Airstream factory for the … Continue reading Quick News – 4/7/15

Quick News – 3/17/15

Good news for Canadian Airstreamers! Canadian friends, we hear you! The Canadian dollar has slumped in value lately, making it more expensive for you to attend the unique Performance Towing Experience (PTX) this summer. For a variety of reasons we can only offer the event in US currency…and we’re sorry. But we’ve got an offer … Continue reading Quick News – 3/17/15

MüvFree Computer Stands

Too much sitting—including long hours behind the wheel of our vehicles—coupled with continually looking down at computer screens is “wreaking havoc on our health,” said Kephart “Kep” Taiz, creator of the innovative MüvFree furniture collection. His adjustable computer stands raise screens to eye level and allow the user to stand or sit, improving posture and … Continue reading MüvFree Computer Stands