Go Back   iRV2 Forums > iRV2.com COMMUNITY FORUMS > New Member Check-In
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 09-08-2011, 09:35 PM   #15
theCOMVEE's Avatar
Tiffin Owners Club
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 42
I would kill to see a picture of your cockpit with all the items you described!

Frank, Ana, Sophie and Analis
Looking Super Fly in THE COMVEE!
2011 Tiffin Allegro Bus 43QBP
theCOMVEE 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 09-08-2011, 09:54 PM   #16
Moderator Emeritus
RickO's Avatar

Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Litchfield Park, Arizona
Posts: 10,528
Welcome to the forum. Sounds like you're having fun!

I own a 2007 Itasca Ellipse which is the sister to the Tour. We bought new. I do love my coach and I sure wouldn't worry about something as small as the personal storage while driving. I have the cup holder and the overhead cabinets and have added a couple of pouches on the left hand console and it's fine. I do wish there was a little slide out tray for a sandwich but hey...

Having said I love my coach, you're looking at some of my very favorites which could sway me away from it. The Bus is tops but you know it's a much different price point and the Revolution has always been a favorite of mine if only for the styling.

Just shooting from the hip here but if I were to do it all over again I would probably buy a used Phaeton. It's a great coach produced by a great company.

Best of luck.


Rick, Nancy, Peanut & Lola our Westie Dogs & Bailey the Sheltie.

2007 Itasca Ellipse 40FD
RickO is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-08-2011, 10:44 PM   #17
Junior Member
dperetti's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2010
Posts: 21
We bought an 05 Discovery new and kept it for several years with no problems except for very minor door adjustments and one small plumbing leak. We sold it and bought an 03 Revolution with very little miles as we liked the exterior styling as well as the higher quality interior with its all hardwood cabinetry, nicer fabrics, upscale lighting, and nicer fit and finish.

After all these years we still get complements on its appearance both exterior and interior. The coach is comfortable and quiet going down the road with a plush ride. No wind noise, leaks, rattles or squeeks. That says a lot for a unit that is 9 years old. Fleetwood has been great in my book.
dperetti is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-10-2011, 07:50 AM   #18
cordwood's Avatar
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Hurricane Utah
Posts: 51
cordwood is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-16-2011, 09:12 AM   #19
Senior Member
DRosedale's Avatar
Texas Boomers Club
Forest River Owners Club
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 702
Welcome to the forum and good luck on your search for that perfect RV.
2011 Coachmen Concord, Ford E450
DRosedale, BRosedale and Yorkies, Max, Molly, Harley
Pineville, LA
DRosedale is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-17-2011, 08:34 AM   #20
Registered User
Join Date: Aug 2011
Posts: 4
Thanks for these great responses. I'm leaning hard toward the Revolution. The tour just doesn't have the floorplan we're looking for and the Bus is just way too expensive for what you get. I wish the Revolution kitchen had a counter extension like the others but I guess you can't have everything. The 2011's are selling pretty cheap now that the 12's are coming out so I just might end up with an '11 Revolution.

Undecided 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
Tiffin's 2012 Allegro Bus: What You Don't See catches the Eye DriVer RV Industry Press 1 08-31-2011 09:47 AM
2011 Tour vs 2011 Allegro Bus The Bay I Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 10 01-21-2011 05:11 PM
New 2011 Allegro and Allegro Bus Pricing Posted Cruzer Tiffin Motorhomes Owners Forum 3 06-15-2010 05:41 AM
Winnebago Tour VS Allegro Bus Steve HCI Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 18 01-08-2010 10:36 AM
Allegro Bus 43QRP ***At Home*** Joe-K Tiffin Motorhomes Owners Forum 198 03-02-2008 08:08 PM

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 03:48 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.