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Old 05-18-2017, 04:16 PM   #1
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Brand: Thor Motor Coach
Model: Challenger LX
State: Colorado
Posts: 122
THOR #3922
Challenger Shakedown trip

Just completed our shakedown run with our 2016 Challenger LX, towing a 2010 Jeep Wrangler.
Start/Finish: Colorado Springs, CO
Days on the road: 171
Miles Traveled: 6,083
Average miles traveled per travel day: 300
Campsites: 31
Longest time at a site: 30 nights (Sunshine Key, FL)
Shortest time at a site: 1 night (multiple locations)
Favorite stops: Sunshine Key RV resort; Jonathan Dickenson State Park Jupiter FL; St Lucie South COE campground; Jekyll Island; Nashville KOA.
Bucket list item: 11 nights in the infield on Lake Lloyd, Daytona 500
Fuel mileage: 6.3 mpg; fuel mileage across Kansas: 5 mpg (30 mph headwind)
Coach problems encountered: faulty carb on the genset (repaired under warranty); motor failure on rear of main slideout (repaired by yours truly); rear awning arm wind damage (to be repaired this summer)
Already planning winter 2017/18 trip!
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