First Travato Completed in Winnebago's New Lake Mills Assembly Facility
FOREST CITY, Iowa, March 24, 2014
FOREST CITY, Iowa, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Winnebago Industries, Inc.
(NYSE:WGO), a leading United States manufacturer of recreation vehicles, has
completed the first Travato from the new Lake Mills Assembly Facility.
Winnebago employees celebrate the first Travato to be completed in the new
Lake Mills Assembly Facility.
As announced in November 2013, Winnebago expanded manufacturing for the
Company's Winnebago Touring Coach (Class B) motorhomes to a new Lake Mills
Assembly Facility. The Company celebrated the completion of the first Travato
rolling off the line today.
"Our employees have done a great job; they've worked hard to install new
equipment, set up the production floor and train new staff," said Chairman,
CEO and President Randy Potts. "It's a real celebration to see the first
Travato motorhome roll off the line and the timing for ramping up this
production couldn't be better as we prepare for the busy spring and summer
The Travato™ is the newest Class B motorhome to join the Winnebago Touring
Coach lineup. At 20' long, the Travato is extremely agile, while still
offering a full-feature RV experience that is perfect for the adventurous
explorer. Featuring the Ram ProMaster chassis, the Travato features a unique
floorplan with a rear double bed that is designed to flip up, out of the way
to allow for large items like bicycles to be stored inside, while making them
easily accessible through the large double doors at the rear of the coach.
With swivel cab seats, LED ceiling lights, standard touch-screen navigation, a
split dinette, and an abundance of features, the Travato delivers a whole lot
of fun for less.
Winnebago, "The Most Recognized Name in Motorhomes^®", is a leading U.S.
manufacturer of recreation vehicles, which are used primarily in leisure
travel and outdoor recreation activities. The Company and its subsidiary
build quality motorhomes, travel trailers, fifth wheel products and transit
buses under the Winnebago, Itasca, Winnebago Touring Coach, SunnyBrook and
Metro brand names. Winnebago Industries has received the Quality Circle Award
from the Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association every year since 1996. The
Company's common stock is listed on the New York and Chicago Stock Exchanges
and traded under the symbol WGO. Options for the Company's common stock are
traded on the Chicago Board Options Exchange. For access to Winnebago
Industries' investor relations material or to add your name to an automatic
email list for Company news releases, visit, http://www.wgo.net/investor.html.
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SOURCE Winnebago Industries, Inc.
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