PA RV Dealers: Motorhomes, Campers & Coaches
Pennsylvania RV Dealer Locator - Find Motorhomes, Coaches & Campers For Sale
Welcome to the RV site that is dedicated to providing listing and information about motorhome, coach and camper dealers in the state of Pennsylvania. You will also find the dealerships and other businesses that offer recreational vehicles and trailer rentals. RV Dealers in PA also contains the dates and other pertinent information about the most popular RV and Camper shows in PA and surrounding states. Lastly, you will find links to other web resources about motorhomes, a list of top brands and general information about RV classifications. Thank you for visiting RVDealerinPA.com!
Pennsylvania is one of the most popular states for motorhome sales with dozens of quality dealerships in Western and Central PA as well as Delaware Valley. Be sure to check out our sales page for a full list of PA RV Dealerships. Please read on below to learn about RV naming and different classes of motorhomes.
Recreational Vehicle (RV) Naming Outside North America
- United Kingdom: Motor Caravan
- Germany: "Wohnmobil"
- France: Camping-Car
- Italy: Camper
- Spain & Portugal: "Auto Caravana" or "Auto-Caravana"
- Sweden: "Husbil"
- Australia & New Zealand: Housebus
Recreational Vehicle (RV) Classifications
Integrated - (Class A Motorhomes)
Class A motorhomes are integrated RVs that are larger and have a driver cab and living quarters that are connected. Modern Class A RVs have convertible living spaces with mechanical push button levers that can convert lounge areas to sleeping spaces. Higher end coaches also typically have modern electronics, GPS, etc.
Camper Vans - (Class B Campers)
Class B Campers are RVs that can either be specifically made for camping of converted from a classic or modern passenger van. Specifically built Camper Vans are built on a standard van chassis and typically have more integrated living features. Most Class B RVs are less than 20 feet in length for better mobility.
Alcove - (Class C RVs)
Alcove motorhomes are C Class coachbuilt mini-motorhomes that typically have a double berth over the driving cab ("cab-over") and a caravan style body. Lengths can range widely from 22 to 35 feet and typically have similar scaled down accommodations seen in a large full size coach.
Motorhome History & Brands
Motorhomes have their roots prior to World War II however they truly burst onto the American automotive and recreational scene in the 1950s surging in popularity during the 60s and 70s carrying on until today. In the beginning the most popular motorhome manufacturers or brands were Dormobile, Paralanian and Westfalia. Popular brands today include Coachmen, Fleetwood RV, Winnebago, Itasca, Jayco and Thor Motor Coach. To see a complete list of motorhome makers check out our RV Brands page.
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