Go Back   iRV2 Forums > MOTORHOME FORUMS > Class A Motorhome Discussions
Click Here to Login
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
  This discussion is proudly sponsored by:
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about their products on iRV2
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 10-22-2014, 06:33 PM   #1
Junior Member
Join Date: Oct 2014
Posts: 1
American Revolution

I've been lurking for a couple of months, looking at getting an American Coach Revolution. Anyone have any thoughts on these? It is a 2014 model that has been on the lot for 18 months. They are discounting it quite a bit. Any things to look for? Do people with Revolutions like them? Used to have a MH - but sold it a couple of years ago, so not totally new.

Carl Jr. is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 RV Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

iRV2.com RV Community - Are you about to start a new improvement on your RV or need some help with some maintenance? Do you need advice on what products to buy? Or maybe you can give others some advice? No matter where you fit in you'll find that iRV2 is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with other RV owners, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create an RV blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 10-22-2014, 06:39 PM   #2
Senior Member
Green D's Avatar
American Coach Owners Club
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Van,Tx
Posts: 289
Welcome Carl
I think most owners love the Rev, I have a 2011 tradition and it has treated me well.

2011 American Coach 42P Tradition
Pressure Pro
2013 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
Green D is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2014, 06:44 PM   #3
RVM#87 / Senior Member
DieselTech39's Avatar

Solo Rvers Club
Join Date: Jul 2014
Location: Ham Lake, MN
Posts: 3,038

Glad you're aboard. Best of luck on your decision about the Revolution. Enjoy your adventures and be safe.
Have a wonderful day!
Ken (RVM 87)
FT DP Wanna B The journey is the destination!
Retired & perfecting procrastination!
DieselTech39 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2014, 07:44 PM   #4
Senior Member
waroland's Avatar
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Maryville, TN (Homebase)
Posts: 448
Mine is a little older than the one you are looking at and we love it.
2002 Fleetwood Revolution 38B
2006 Honda CR-V Air Force One
waroland is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2014, 08:43 PM   #5
Senior Member
alpha99's Avatar
Winnebago Owners Club
Join Date: Apr 2013
Posts: 1,051
American Revolution

What is 'discounting quite a bit' , 30+% off MSRP I'm assuming?
alpha99 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2014, 08:52 PM   #6
Senior Member
Join Date: May 2013
Location: San antonio, TX
Posts: 598
I have not heard a lot of issues with the Revolution. The important thing is whether the floor plan works for you. Go sit in the coach with your family(?)--throw the salesman out so you can have a private discussion--and imagine how it would work for you to camp in it. Also put the slides in to see how it would work with the slides in--when you stop in a rest area for lunch, you probably wouldn't put the slides out--not all of them anyway. Do you have storage for what you want to take along, are the storage areas in the right place and accessible when you travel, etc. etc.
What I would not recommend is buying just because you get a good deal money-wise. If it is not really what you want, it may not be a bargain.
USAF Retired
2000 Prevost Marathon H3-45
Towing 2006 Nissan Maxima
Peralko is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-2014, 09:04 PM   #7
Senior Member
Clayobx's Avatar

Fleetwood Owners Club
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Willow Lakes RV & Golf Resort, FL
Posts: 3,131
It's a real nice coach. AC customer service is top shelf. I'll trade my Providence for your new Rev. I've got the bugs worked out. . You can't go wrong, period.
Clay & Pebble.. Miss Butter our sweet Goldie (Jan. 2005-Jan. 2015) Sissy our Border Collie
2012 Providence 42 M. Spartan Chassis, 450 ISL
Ford Edge toad, RM All Terrane, TST TPMS, SMI Air Force One, RVM95....
Clayobx is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-23-2014, 05:58 AM   #8
-Gramps-'s Avatar
Monaco Owners Club
Workhorse Chassis Owner
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Crestview FLA
Posts: 1,150
Blog Entries: 7
I think that a good used Rev would be the only coach that could replace mine if I were looking to trade.
08 Holiday Rambler Vacationer XL 38PLT Workhorse R-26 UFO gas pusher,
2014 Cadillac SRX AWD, SMI Smart Box braking system.
-Gramps- is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-23-2014, 08:09 AM   #9
Community Moderator
JMonroe's Avatar

Newmar Owners Club
Spartan Chassis
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Deer Creek RV and Golf Resort, Davenport FL
Posts: 7,013
We've been very pleased with our 2011 Revolution. Yes, the first year we were busy chasing the bugs out of it (and yes, the American Coach service department is top rate), but we'd buy another and have already had someone suggest they'll be interested in ours if and when we decide to trade it.
Jay & Peggy Monroe with Dolly
Can't take it with you - don't plan on leaving any behind
2016 Newmar London Aire 4553, Spartan chassis
2017 GMC Acadia toad
JMonroe is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-23-2014, 08:44 AM   #10
Senior Member
Cat320's Avatar
Fleetwood Owners Club
American Coach Owners Club
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 4,973
I agree with the comments on AC support...excellent...as is the factory support if you need it.

2014 American Eagle 45T
DD 500
Pulling a Honda CRV
Cat320 is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Looking at American Revolution 42T or Allegro Bus 40. StuartS Class A Motorhome Discussions 17 08-11-2014 05:37 PM
2014 American Revolution Pre-Wired for supplemental braking? TedTravels Class A Motorhome Discussions 4 06-26-2014 09:26 PM
American Revolution 42G or Ellipse/Tour QD BernerDad Class A Motorhome Discussions 24 06-06-2014 12:36 PM
2012 american revolution cb antenna gvenlet Fleetwood Products Owner's Forum 5 04-21-2014 09:22 AM

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 05:50 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.