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Marathon Coach How-To: Using the Rinse Valves
16 October

Join Marathon Coach Sales/Service Support Technician Dave Bash for another useful how-to video – this time, about using the rinse valves to keep your black and grey tanks clean. Enjoy this informative video as Dave gives a tutorial on how the rinse valves work. See where the valves are located on your Marathon and how…

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Midnight Joyride: A Marathon Short Film
14 October

A reprise of the extravagantly spooky Halloween short film from Marathon Studios! Two young ghosts rise from the grave and make their way to the Marathon Coach production facility, where a mysterious bus driver awaits to give them a luxuriously haunting drive down memory lane.

Director: Pete Sutton
Videography: Armand Oberoi
Starring: Marathon…

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2021 Luxury RV Review. Marathon Mondays w/Mal Ep.189
12 October

In ep.189, watch Mal review several extravagant luxury RVs on the Marathon factory floor, including three 2021 models. Walk the floor with Mal as he shows off several brand new Marathons, in different stages of production. Check out Marathon Coach #1330, an X3 double-slide with backlit dinette table, great storage and stacked Asko washer/dryer in…

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Chase Elliott defends title at Charlotte’s Roval course
12 October

Congratulations to Marathon coach owner Chase Elliott, who won his second consecutive Roval 400 and his fourth consecutive road race on Sunday at Charlotte Motor Speedway. After a loose wheel forced him to the back of the…

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Marathon Coach How-To: Using The Jump-Start System
10 October

Join Marathon Coach Sales/Service Support Technician and luxury RV guru Dave Bash for an informative talk about using the jump-start system in your Marathon. As Dave explains, in any Marathon Coach there are chassis batteries that start the engine and “house” batteries that run everything else in the coach. Get a quick lesson from Dave…

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Slide-Out Timing on a Luxury RV (1262). Randy, Dawn and a Marathon Coach Ep.67
7 October

It’s a battle for bragging rights as Randy and Dawn settle a bet over how long it takes a Prevost Marathon luxury RV slide-out to fully retract. Ep.67 answers several questions: Why is it a good idea to have the front door ajar when the slide-outs are retracting? Can you still get to the refrigerator…

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2018 Prevost Luxury RV (1265). Marathon Mondays w/Mal Ep.188
5 October

Follow Mal through Marathon Custom Coach #1265, a 2018 quad-slide luxury RV built on the Prevost H3 chassis. A quad slide Prevost Marathon offers maximum space in a luxury RV, which translates into incredible amenities, and Marathon Coach #1265 boasts, among other features, an extended salon sofa, unique split galley and stacked washer/dryer behind the…

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A Luxury RV Dream Come True: Marathon Custom Coach #1326
2 October

For Tom Gigliotti and Fawn Chen, the delivery of Marathon Custom Coach #1326 was nothing short of a dream come true. There is much to consider when designing a custom luxury coach – exterior paint, floorplan, interior design, decor – just to name a few. But to actually see your vision come to life for…

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Hearthside Grove Luxury Motorcoach Resort. Randy, Dawn and a Marathon Coach Ep.66
30 September

As Randy puts a good polish on Marathon Coach #1201, Dawn gives a brief tour of Hearthside Grove, the premier luxury motorcoach resort in Petoskey, Michigan. Hearthside Grove is a gorgeous luxury RV park in the “Heart of the North,” chock full of amenities like a full clubhouse theater and resort-style pool/hot tub, all in…

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Luxury RV Reimagined (1300). Marathon Mondays w/Mal Ep.187
28 September

See what happens when the team at Marathon Coach coordinates with the owners to reimagine a luxury RV – in this case, Marathon Coach #1300. A 2020 quad-slide H3, Marathon Coach #1300 was designed on the much-coveted Jackson Hole floorplan, which comes complete with, among other amenities, a posh appliance center and spacious rear “superbath.”…

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Kurt Busch wins first race of Round of 12 at Las Vegas
28 September

Congratulations to Marathon owner Kurt Busch on his victory in Sunday night’s South Point 400. The race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway was the first of the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs’ Round of 12, and the…

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Newest Luxury RV (1327) in Mountain Falls, NC. Randy, Dawn and a Marathon Coach Ep.65
23 September

Randy and Dawn check in with Kasey Hess at Mountain Falls Luxury Motorcoach Resort in North Carolina, where the newest luxury RV from Marathon – Show Coach #1327 – is ready for a walkthrough. Get a thorough tour of this beautiful new luxury coach as Marathon Coach Florida representative Kasey Hess shows off a sleek…

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2004 H3 Luxury RV (0825). Marathon Mondays w/Mal Ep.186
21 September

2004 Marathon Coach #0825 is a luxury RV bus conversion built on the H3 model Prevost chassis – enjoy Mal’s full walkthrough here. Watch as Mal displays the benefits of a pre-owned luxury coach in Ep.186. Marathon Coach #0825 is a great value with tons of natural light, amenities and storage. Two driver’s side slide-outs…

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Kevin Harvick keeps rolling in playoff victory at Bristol
20 September

Marathon coach owner Kevin Harvick chalked up yet another victory on Saturday night at the Bass Pro Shops Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tennessee. Harvick led the race on Bristol’s concrete oval for the…

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Blacked-Out Luxury RV, New Features: Marathon Coach #1328
17 September

With blacked-out features and an exciting new floorplan, the latest luxury RV from Marathon – Show Coach #1328 – is really turning heads. On the exterior of this H3-45 double-slide luxury coach, sharp sweeps of dark rose, charcoal and silver combine gracefully over a jet black foundation to create an understated yet elegant paint design.…

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Walkthrough of Two 2018 Luxury Coaches. Randy, Dawn and a Marathon Coach Ep.64
16 September

Enjoy walkthroughs of two beautiful luxury coaches on a rainy day at Hearthside Grove. Follow Randy and Dawn through Marathon Coach #1262, a 2018 double-slide luxury RV that’s had only one owner. With a fireplace, wood floors, 1.5 baths and only 57,000 miles on its Volvo D13 engine, this coach is an excellent value and…

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Marathon Coach – Familiar Faces
15 September

May 10th of this year marked my 27th anniversary with Marathon, and without a doubt it’s been an amazing ride! I’m extremely grateful to work with so many remarkably talented, knowledgeable, dedicated people who manufacture, market and service the bus conversions that our valued coach owners enjoy so much.

Most of you know many of…

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Our Newest Luxury RV (1328). Marathon Mondays w/Mal Ep.185
14 September

Get a sneak peek at Marathon Show Coach #1328, Marathon’s newest luxury RV fresh out of production and available for sale. The excitement surrounding the new Jupiter H2-J floorplan continues with this beautiful build from Marathon Coach replete with “stealth” features that allow for a modern, straight-line look. Watch as Mal shows off some of…

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The Prevost Chassis. Randy, Dawn and a Marathon Coach Ep.63
9 September

Randy and Dawn discuss the safety, reliability and longevity of the inimitable Prevost chassis. Enjoy this informal and informative examination as Randy and Dawn discuss the advantages of a bus conversion – specifically, the superiority of Prevost in the bus conversion industry. Get a quick lesson from Randy about the Volvo D13 engine that comes…

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Kevin Harvick wins Cook Out Southern 500 at Darlington
8 September

After charging through the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series regular season, Marathon coach owner Kevin Harvick took the checkered flag in Sunday night’s Cup Series Playoff opener at Darlington Raceway in Darlington, South Carolina. Harvick took the lead…

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Luxury RV Factory Floor Tour. Marathon Mondays w/Mal Ep.184
7 September

Get an eyeful of luxury RVs as Mal gives a grand tour of the factory floor at the World Headquarters of Marathon Coach. From X3 to H3 chassis, custom to spec coach and double- to quad-slide, get a look at the full gamut of luxury coaches currently in production at Marathon in this pre-recorded Labor…

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Luxury RV Grand Tour (1262). Randy, Dawn and a Marathon Coach Ep.62
2 September

Built on the Prevost H3-45 chassis, 2018 Marathon Coach #1262 is a certified pre-owned luxury RV with a 6-month warranty, and Randy and Dawn offer the grand tour. Step into a luxury coach with incredible value, as Show Coach #1262 is only two years old, has had only one owner and has a mere 57,000…

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Marathon Coach Luxury RV Service Spotlight: Charles Null
1 September

The Marathon Coach Service Spotlight Series continues with Charles Null, Service Upholsterer and 32-year veteran of the RV industry. Get a glimpse of the wide variety of reupholstery work that Charles does, including but not limited to: re-coverings, remodels, couches, valances, bedspreads, updates and customizations. Find out how meeting with clients and creating a look…

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Luxury Coach Paint (1336, 37). Marathon Mondays w/Mal Ep.183
31 August

Follow Mal into the paint booth as he looks at two luxury coaches still in production. Get a rare, behind-the-scenes look at Marathon Coach #1337, an X3 being painted to custom specification – as well as the finished paint of Show Coach #1336 – and see how every Marathon paint job is a singular work…

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New Features, New Floorplan: 2021 Marathon Show Coach #1327
28 August

2021 Marathon Show Coach #1327 is brand new off the factory floor with a sharp look and a contemporary new floorplan with exciting new features. The exterior of this double-slide Prevost H3-45 bus conversion is grounded in rich cocoa and ebony, and laced decadently with silver and gold. Show Coach #1327 is the second luxury…

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Luxury RV Walkthrough (1308). Randy, Dawn and a Marathon Coach Ep.61
26 August

Randy and Dawn have arrived at Marathon Coach Florida for a luxury RV delivery and give a walkthrough of Marathon Show Coach #1308. Built on the Prevost H3 chassis and equipped with two slide-outs for increased interior space, Show Coach #1308 has a bath and a half, under-floor heating and an expanding dinette, among other…

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Experience Counts: Spotlight on Marathon Coach Florida
25 August

With an average December temperature of 74 degrees Fahrenheit and a mere 30-mile drive from Tampa, Marathon Coach Florida is located in sunny San Antonio, Florida – tucked between I-75 and Dade City.

Enter the front…

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2021 Marathon Coach #1327. Marathon Mondays w/Mal Ep.182
24 August

Take a test drive and get a walkthrough of 2021 Marathon Coach #1327, fresh off the factory floor. See the newest bus conversion from Marathon Coach from every angle as Mal displays the sparkling exterior paint, the graceful ease of the driving experience and the modern floorplan of this stunning luxury coach – all in…

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Kevin Harvick clinches Cup Series championship at Dover 
24 August

It was a huge day for Marathon coach owner Kevin Harvick, as he won both stages of Sunday’s Drydene 311 NASCAR Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway. By winning the first stage on the concrete…

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Luxury RV Driver’s Seat (1319). Randy, Dawn and a Marathon Coach Ep.60
19 August

See what it’s like to be in the driver’s seat of a luxury RV as Randy gives an overview of the dashboard controls. Get a real sense of the power at your fingertips in a Prevost Marathon as Randy jumps behind the wheel of Marathon Show Coach #1319 to display the convenience and accessibility of…

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