FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
RV Daily Report
Greg Gerber, Editor
— Thor Industries today announced record preliminary sales from continuing operations, as well as continued strong growth in the company’s backlog, for the third quarter and nine months ended April 30.
Preliminary consolidated sales from continuing operations in the third quarter were $1.05 billion, up 13 percent from $929.8 million in the third quarter last year. Towable RV sales for the third quarter were $801.5 million, up 8 percent from $742.5 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2013. Motorized RV sales in the third quarter increased 31 percent t $245.6 million from $187.3 million in the same quarter a year ago.