Saturday, December 2, 2023


Magazine’s readers rate best motorhome products

RV owners, like most consumers, appreciate a source of quality information about a product they are interested in purchasing, especially an expensive product.

For decades, MotorHome Magazine has surveyed its readers to find out what they think are the best brands and products in various categories of the RV and travel space, which not only served the public well, but also the industries that are represented in the survey.

Here are the award winners for 2020.


Class A Motorhome
Gold: Tiffin Motorhomes
Silver: Winnebago Industries
Bronze: Newmar Corp.

Class B Motorhome
Gold: Winnebago Industries
Silver: Airstream USA (Thor Industries)
Bronze: Coachmen RV (Forest River)

Class C Motorhome
Gold: Winnebago Industries
Silver: Tiffin Motorhomes
Bronze: Jayco


Aftermarket Entertainment System
Gold: Sony USA
Silver: Kenwood USA
Bronze: Winegard

Backup Camera
Gold: Garmin International
Silver: Furrion
Bronze: Voyager (ASA Electronics)

Surge Protector/Power Protection
Gold: Progressive Industries
Silver: Power Defender (Camco)
Bronze: Surge Guard (Southwire)

Brake Actuator/Auxiliary Braking System
Gold: Blue Ox
Silver: Roadmaster
Bronze: RVi brake

HVAC/Comfort System
Gold: Dometic
Silver: Aqua-Hot
Bronze: Atwood (Dometic)

Dinghy Vehicle
Gold: Jeep Wrangler
Silver: Honda CR-V (Note: 2015 and newer models are not approved by the manufacturer for dinghy towing)
Bronze: Jeep Wrangler Unlimited

Engine-Performance Product
Gold: Banks Power
Silver: K & N Engineering
Bronze: 5 Star Tuning

Fuel Additive
Gold: Lucas Oil Products
Silver: Sea Foam
Bronze: Sta-Bil (Gold Eagle)

Holding-Tank Chemical
Gold: Aqua-Kem (Thetford)
Silver: Camco
Bronze: Happy Campers

Motorhome Awning
Gold: Carefree of Colorado
Silver: Dometic
Bronze: Girard Systems

Motorhome Battery
Gold: Interstate Batteries
Silver: DieHard
Bronze: ACDelco

Motorhome Chassis
Gold: Freightliner Custom Chassis Corp.
Silver: Ford F-53
Bronze: Spartan RV Chassis

Motorhome Cleaning Product
Gold: Meguiar’s
Silver: Armor All
Bronze: Mother’s

Motorhome Cover
Gold: ADCO by Covercraft
Silver: Camco
Bronze: Coverking

Motorhome Engine Oil
Gold: Mobil 1
Silver: Shell Rotella
Bronze: Pennzoil

Motorhome Generator
Gold: Cummins Onan
Silver: Honda Recreational Generators
Bronze: Generac Power Systems

Motorhome Water Heater
Gold: Dometic
Silver: Suburban (Airxcel)
Bronze: Truma AquaGo

Motorhome Refrigerator
Gold: Dometic
Silver: Norcold
Bronze: Furrion

Motorhome Tires
Gold: Michelin RV Tires
Silver: Goodyear RV Tires
Bronze: BFGoodrich

Motorhome Toilet
Gold: Dometic
Silver: Thetford
Bronze: Nature’s Head Composting Toilet

RV Satellite Hardware
Gold: Winegard
Silver: DISH Tailgater (KING)
Bronze: Other (KING)

RV Satellite Provider
Gold: DISH Network
Silver: DirecTV
Bronze: Shaw Direct

Tire-Pressure Monitoring System
Gold: TireMinder (Valterra)
Silver: Truck System Technologies
Bronze: EEZ RV Products

Tow Dolly
Gold: Roadmaster
Silver: Master Tow
Bronze: Kar Kaddy (Demco Products)

Tow Bar
Gold: Blue Ox
Silver: Roadmaster
Bronze: Demco Products


Fuel Station
Gold: Pilot Flying J
Silver: Love’s Travel Stops
Bronze: Costco

RV Campground or Resort
Gold: The Campsites at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort
Silver: Hilton Head Island Motorcoach Resort
Bronze: Ocean Lakes Family Campground

RV Casino Resort
Gold: Seven Feathers RV Resort
Silver: WinStar World Casino and Resort
Bronze: Pechanga Resort Casino

Sit-Down Restaurant
Gold: Cracker Barrel
Silver: Texas Roadhouse
Bronze: Olive Garden

Best State or Province in Which to RV
Gold: Florida
Silver: Colorado
Bronze: California

Favorite U.S. National Park
Gold: Yellowstone National Park
Silver: Grand Canyon National Park
Bronze: Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Favorite Canadian National Park
Gold: Banff National Park
Silver: Glacier National Park
Bronze: Jasper National Park


Chuck Woodbury
Chuck Woodbury
I'm the founder and publisher of I've been a writer and publisher for most of my adult life, and spent a total of at least a half-dozen years of that time traveling the USA and Canada in a motorhome.



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