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Recreational Vehicle Market Analysis

  • Report ID: GMI2967
  • Published Date: Feb 2024
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Recreational Vehicle Market Analysis

Based on vehicle, the motorhomes segment held over 65% of the market share in 2023. The motorhomes segment within the market is experiencing a notable uptick in demand for spacious, luxurious models offering high-end amenities and advanced technology. Consumers prioritize comfort, convenience, and eco-friendliness, encouraging manufacturers to innovate with smart home systems, sustainable materials, and efficient power sources. This trend reflects a growing desire for upscale, experiential travel options tailored to modern lifestyles and preferences.

For instance, in December 2023, Traveland RV, a large RV dealer in Canada, formed a partnership to sell the luxury Brinkley brand in Western Canada. Under this partnership, Traveland RV offers a range of luxury Brinkley RV models including the 2024 Brinkley RV Model G 3500 and the 2024 Brinkley RV Model Z 2900, featuring sleek exteriors and stylish interiors for a comfortable and enjoyable travel experience.

Recreational Vehicle Revenue Market Share, By End-Use, 2023

Based on end-use, the market is categorized into B2C/individual and B2B/fleet owner. The B2C/individual segment currently holds the highest market share in the recreational vehicle market. The shift in consumer preferences from conventional holiday packages to road trips is driving the demand for RVs such as caravans and motorhomes. The increasing consumer inclination toward spending holidays on the road with families is expected to increase the adoption of caravans & motorhomes over the forecast timeframe.

Moreover, the growing preference for electric vehicles among consumers, coupled with supportive government policies and incentives, is driving the increased adoption of electric caravans. Favorable tax credits, rebates, and discounts on EV purchases are attracting consumers to adopt such vehicles over conventional fuel vehicles.

Europe Recreational Vehicle Market Size, 2022-2032 ( USD Billion)

The Europe recreational vehicle market accounted for 45% of the revenue share in 2023, driven by lifestyle changes, remote work trends, and a desire for outdoor exploration. There is a notable shift toward smaller & more maneuverable RVs such as camper vans and Class B motorhomes, reflecting a preference for flexibility and convenience. Additionally, there is a growing need for eco-friendly and sustainable RV options, indicating consumers' heightened environmental awareness. 

Authors: Preeti Wadhwani

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

The market size of recreational vehicle reached USD 54.1 billion in 2023 and is set to witness 4% CAGR from 2024 to 2032, owing to growing consumer spending on tourism and camping activities worldwide.

The motorhomes segment recorded over 65% market share in 2023, due to consumers increasingly prioritizing comfort, convenience, and eco-friendliness.

Europe market held over 45% revenue share in 2023, attributed to the lifestyle changes, remote work trends, and the strong desire for outdoor exploration in the region.

Bailey of Bristol, Barefoot Caravan, Buccaneer Caravans, Burstner, Coachman Caravan Company Limited, Compass, CMC Caravan, Dethleffs GmbH & Co. KG, Elddis, and Europa Caravans Ltd. are some of the major recreational vehicle companies worldwide.

Recreational Vehicle Market Scope

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  • Base Year: 2023
  • Companies covered: 20
  • Tables & Figures: 300
  • Countries covered: 27
  • Pages: 250
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