January 24, 2019

Airstream Launches Industry-First Digital Ownership App Using Togo Technology

JACKSON CENTER, OHIO — January 24, 2018— Airstream, manufacturer of the iconic “silver bullet” travel trailer, announces a new ownership app that Runs with Togo, an industry-leading recreational vehicle technology company. The Airstream Care app is a helpful companion for any Airstream owner. It helps track maintenance, includes built-in checklists, keeps service records, and sends smart notifications. Additionally, Airstream Care integrates with Roadtrippers, the nation’s fastest-growing travel planning tool to inspire your next adventure.

Using the Airstream Care app ensures users receive top-notch service and get the latest news and updates. Even better, the Airstream Care app will add features and get better over time with a major release planned for Spring 2019.

“Airstream has been at the forefront of recreational travel innovation for more than 80 years. By partnering with Togo, we can further extend that innovation into the digital realm,” said Bob Wheeler, Airstream’s President and CEO. “Airstream Care contributes to a best-in-class digital ownership experience for Airstreamers.”

Stay on Top of  Maintenance

Users can easily manage and stay on top of routine maintenance or easily contact their preferred service center. They can also enable reminders to inflate tires, check smoke alarms, and handle other tasks to fully prepare for their next adventure.

Keep Service Close

Users can add the name, contact info, and location of nearby or preferred service centers that can be linked for easy access.

Set Custom Notifications

Airstream Care users can also create custom notifications — like when it’s time to renew their vehicle registration. They can also track costs, record registration expiration dates and add important information and reminders.

Reference Checklists

Checklists are handy when packing for a trip, arriving at a campground, and prepping the journey home. Togo’s tailored Airstream checklists support and create peace of mind for every adventure.

“Anyone that runs with Togo will help their customers transform time managing routine tasks into time spent enjoying the outdoors,” said Steven Hileman, Vice President of Marketing and Customer Experience for Togo.

The Airstream Care App was built as a companion for Airstream owners and is available for download via the Apple App Store for iOS and the Google Play Store for Android. For more information, please visit: https://www.runswithtogo.com/airstream.

About Togo

Togo is a technology product by TH2, the joint venture of Thor Industries, the world’s largest manufacturer of recreational vehicles and Tourism Holdings, Ltd. (thl), the world’s largest RV rental and sales operator. It serves to bring the full benefit of digital connectivity and the sharing economy to RV owners around the world. Focused on enhancing enjoyment and safety of RV enthusiasts, this innovative and comprehensive platform will improve every aspect of RV ownership. The first edition of Togo, an RV owner’s best friend and mobile companion on the road of RV ownership, launched in September 2018. Initial capabilities include the ability to track maintenance, keep service records and contacts handy, as well as set custom notifications and access helpful travel checklists. Eventually, the app will offer trip planning, campsite booking, roadside assistance and more.

About Airstream

Airstream, manufacturer of the iconic “silver bullet” Airstream® travel trailer, is the longest-tenured recreational vehicle manufacturer in the world. The company’s mission, as set forth by founder Wally Byam, is to create well-designed, high-quality products that allow people to follow their dreams and explore the world in home-like comfort. A steadfast commitment to Byam’s creed, “Let’s not make changes, let’s only make improvements,” has made the aluminum Airstream travel trailer a timeless classic. An unwavering focus on innovation keeps the company at the forefront of technology and customer experience in both the towable and motorized sectors. Airstream is based in Jackson Center, Ohio, where a team of skilled craftspeople hand builds each travel trailer and upfits every touring coach, adding daily to the brand’s reputation for quality and innovation. Learn more about Airstream, our dealers, and current travel trailer and touring coach models at www.airstream.com. For the latest news on Airstream, like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter and Instagram. Airstream, Inc. is a subsidiary of Elkhart, IN-based THOR Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO). THOR is the sole owner of operating subsidiaries that, combined, represent the world’s largest manufacturer of recreational vehicles. For more information on THOR Industries and its products, please visit www.thorindustries.com.

THOR Industries recognizes the environmental, social, and governance risks and opportunities presented by climate change.  With our recent commitment to ‘Business Ambition for 1.5°C’, the THOR Family of Companies is taking bold actions to address climate change by committing to be carbon net-neutral by 2050, with an interim target of 50% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030.  Airstream, RV’s most iconic brand, has consistently focused on sustainable efforts so it’s natural they are the first in the industry to offer an initiative allowing consumers to participate in carbon sequestering directly.  We are excited to support Airstream’s ‘Caravan to Carbon Neutral’ campaign, an important step toward THOR’s carbon net-neutral future.