Winnebago Industries, Inc. is an American manufacturer of motor homes, a type of recreational vehicle (RV), in the United States. It is based in Forest City, Iowa. On June 4, 2018, the company expanded into motorboat manufacturing with the acquisition of Chris-Craft.


Forest River, Inc., (Forest River) was founded in 1996 by Peter Liegl and the company just recently celebrated its 20th anniversary.

After Purchasing Certain assets of Cobra Industries in January 1996 where CEO Peter Liegl served from 1985 to 1993. The company started by manufacturing tentcampers, travel trailers, fifth wheels, and park models under the following model lines: Salem, Sierra, Sandpiper, Wildwood, Rockwood, Flagstaff, Summit and Quailridge. Later that same year they began producing cargo utility trailers as Cargo Mate.

Model Class Length Fuel
Winnebago Grand Tour / Itasca Ellipse Ultra Class A 42′ Diesel
Winnebago Tour / Itasca Ellipse Class A 42′ Diesel
Winnebago Journey / Itasca Meridian Class A 36′-42′ Diesel
Winnebago Forza/ Itasca Solei Class A 34′-38′ Diesel
Winnebago Via / Itasca Reyo Class A 25′ Diesel
Winnebago Adventurer / Itasca Suncruiser Class A 32′-38′ Gasoline
Winnebago Sightseer / Itasca Sunova Class A 33′-36′ Gasoline
Winnebago Vista LX / Itasca Sunstar LX Class A 27′-36′ Gasoline
Winnebago Vista / Itasca Sunstar Class A 27′-36′ Gasoline
Winnebago Brave/ Itasca Tribute Class A 26′-31′ Gasoline
Winnebago View / Itasca Navion Class C 24′ Diesel
Winnebago Aspect / Itasca Cambria Class C 27′-30′ Gasoline
Winnebago Trend / Itasca Viva! Class C 25′-31′ Gasoline
Winnebago Minnie Winnie /
Itasca Spirit & Spirit Silver
Class C 22′-31′ Gasoline
Winnebago Era Class B 24′ Diesel
Travato Class B 21′ Gasoline
Travato Class B 21′ Diesel
Revel Class B 19′ Diesel
Destination Fifth Wheel 35′-39′ n/a
Latitude Fifth Wheel 33′-37′ n/a
Voyage Fifth Wheel 28′-30′ n/a
Ultralite Travel Trailer 27′-31′ n/a
Minnie Travel Trailer 18′-24′ n/a
Micro Minnie Travel Trailer 17′ n/a
Scorpion Fifth Wheel Toy Hauler 40′ n/a
Spyder Travel Trailer Toy Hauler 24′-32′ n/a
Metro Link Transit Bus/School Bus 25′-28′ Gasoline or Diesel
Park Model RV Park Model 34′ n/a