Are Airstream motorhomes any good?

Are Airstream motorhomes any good?

The Airstream can be pretty neat and pretty fun to own, but it can also be pretty expensive. An Airstream trailer will roughly have any of the common flaws that you might find in any other RV, but it does boast its longer-lasting value, solidity, and aerodynamic properties that do make it worth the cost.

When did they stop making Airstream motorhomes?

The aluminum motorhomes were followed by more traditional-looking fiberglass models in the 1990s. Airstream discontinued manufacture of Class A motorhomes in 2006.

Are Airstream worth the money?

Yes they do! If you shop for a used or even vintage Airstream, they are still very valuable. And, they are still priced higher than comparable trailers. Even gutted shells are quite expensive, and the parts market is strong as well.

Is Airstream high quality?

The shell of an airstream is made from a high quality “aircraft grade” aluminum alloy riveted over a steel frame. So much of what makes an Airstream a great trailer has to do with its body design. The all-metal construction means it is incredibly durable.

Has Airstream quality gone down?

The Airstream quality of long ago no longer exists. Quality control seems to be lacking. These travel trailers are man-made, as are all RVs, so there will always be issues. That said, issues with leaks are much less common with Airstreams.

What company owns Airstream?

Thor Industries
Airstream/Parent organizations

Would you buy an Airstream again?

Absolutely! Airstreams are built well and will hold their value better than other travel trailers over time. Would You Buy This Model Again? Yes, with a few customizations.

How much does an Airstream cost?

Like any other RV, the cost of an Airstream will depend on the model, size, features added, the condition and dealer/seller. On average, brand new Airstream trailers range anywhere from $35,000 to more than $150,000 as a base price.

Where are Airstream trailers made?

Airstream trailers and recreational vehicles are manufactured in Jackson Center, Ohio, USA. The company, now a division of Thor Industries, employs more than 800 people, and is the oldest in the industry.

What is an Airstream trailer?

Airstream trailers™ are a recreational vehicle that are considered luxury class. The Airstream™ trailer is instantly recognized by its aluminum exterior and rounded appearance.