Lightweight Spotlight: Jay Feather SLX
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JayFeatherSLX_towshotIt’s our third week celebrating our lightweight, easy-to-tow RV products. Today, we’re taking a peek at the Jay Feather SLX, Jayco’s lightest product to join the popular Jay Feather family.

Jay Feather SLX, like Jay Flight Swift SLX, is also towable by most minivans and crossovers. However, this Jay Feather sports standard vacuum-bonded lamination, a lightweight construction feature that adds ultimate durability. This is having your cake and eating it too.

This entry-priced travel trailer packs must-have features including a full-featured kitchen and a standard 8,000-BTU side-mounted air conditioner. Jay Feather SLX is light and compact, but still has room for the family. Two of the three floorplan options are expandable models with 4- to 8-person sleep capacities.

Want to learn more about our other lightweight products? Click here to visit our new Easy Towing page to find the lightweight fit for you.

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Lightweight Spotlight: Jay Flight Swift SLX
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JayFlightSwiftSLX_towshotAt Jayco, we strive to build lightweight products that deliver an enjoyable towing experience. With a variety of product offerings, we wanted to make sure these lightweight legends have a place to stand out, so we created our new Easy Towing page. From minivan-friendly trailers to lightweight fifth wheels, this page makes it easy to scope out our lightest products, complete with gross vehicle weight ratings and handy vehicle tow charts!

In spirit of the landing page, we’re showcasing one of our lightweight products each week, starting with the perfectly sized Jay Flight Swift SLX. We love this lightweight for a number of reasons, starting with the fact that it’s part of the Jay Flight family — America’s No. 1 selling travel trailer for eight years straight!

Jay Flight Swift SLX is towable by most minivans and crossovers. You don’t have to have a truck to enjoy a Jayco RV. And, with a space-saving design, families don’t have to worry about storing it at an off-site location. Less than 8′ 8″ tall, SLX can fit into most residential garages, and at 7’ wide, it’s easy to see around when towing. This is an RV you can tow, and you can store.

Jay Flight Swift SLX comes in six versatile floorplans, featuring convertible dinettes, select model bunk beds (you can fit the whole family), and expandable tent ends.

Jay Flight Swift SLX allows you up to load up on fun, without weighing yourself down.

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Nearly 100 Facebook fans help us archive photos of their Jayco classics!
Nearly 100 Facebook fans help us archive photos of their Jayco classics! avatar


Classic Jayco 4-1

Lately, we’ve been sharing a lot of information about Jayco’s new brand promise — Generations of Family Fun — our commitment in creating lifelong family memories. During our introduction of this promise, we recently launched a fun Facebook contest, searching for Jayco classics hard at work, and you helped us find them!

We were proud to receive nearly 100 photo submissions, showing Jayco RVs spotted on the road, in driveways and parked in campgrounds. Each week, for four weeks, fans that participated were entered into a random drawing for a $100 Visa gift card. Seeing all of these classic RV is a testament to the durability of our products and the fun you can have in them. You can still view all of the photos we received here.

We then took the top-five oldest RVs and let our Facebook fans vote on a $500 grand-prize winner. Tony Pockets Hericks won with his 1970 travel trailer snapshot, snagging 32.1% of the vote. Jennifer Crutcher Franzo was runner-up with a mint-green 1970 pop-up submission (29.7%).

We want thank all the Facebook fans who helped us archive some wonderful memories, and we hope you continue to have fun in your Jayco — whether it be old or new.

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