SHIPSHEWANA, INDIANA – KZ recently debuted the all-new Durango Half-Ton, designed for luxury fifth-wheeling with a smaller footprint. “The mid-profile Half-Ton is lightweight and compact, but also loaded with luxury standards at a very nice price point,” said Brent Froman, general manager. “All seven floorplans are under 12,000 pounds GVWR, for towing with almost any truck.”
Lifestyle perks are a huge draw. The standard Towing Package with two-inch receiving hitch, 4-pin wire harness, 300-pound hitch rating and 3000-pound tow rating lets you tow your favorite fishing boat, or a trailer with motorized toys. And the end of summer doesn’t necessarily mean the end of camping … extend the season with Half-Ton’s standard Climate Package, which keeps tanks and pipes safely tucked away in the heated, insulated and enclosed underbelly.
“All these upgrades really set Half-Ton apart – our competitors typically don’t offer these features at this price point,” said Froman. “The 5/8 inch tongue-and-groove plywood flooring construction is a step up from OSB, and the partially-painted front cap is a high-end aesthetic.” Interior upgrades include maple-glazed hardwood slideout fascia, an under-mount stainless steel kitchen sink and LED TV with multimedia stereo and DVD. All floorplans, including the D256RKT, shown, include an upgraded tri-fold hide-a-bed.
KZ Recreational Vehicles, a subsidiary of Thor Industries, Inc., is headquartered in Shipshewana, Indiana, and was founded in 1972 on the principles of quality, fairness, courtesy and integrity. KZ produces several widely-recognized brands of recreational vehicles, including Classic, Connect, Durango, Escape, Sportsmen, Sportster, Venom, and Venture RV, including Sonic, Stratus and SportTrek. For more information concerning KZ and its products, please visit www.kz-rv.com and venture-rv.com,
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