Illinois is filled with rolling hills, farmland and even wetlands. Home of one of the largest cities in the US, Illinois is a mixture of stunning landscapes and exciting attractions. The Mississippi River is on the east and Lake Michigan is on the North making Illinois a great place to plan a trip. Illinois residents often enjoy exploring their home state by RV. Lakeshore RV is just a short drive in Muskegon, Michigan. We carry the top RV brands at the lowest prices available. With over 500 Rv in stock, we guarantee to have the lowest prices in the country. We will even price match! We offer zero-down financing and delivery to your home in Illinois. Explore your state in comfort and style with a new RV from Lakeshore RV in Muskegon. Our goal is to help you find the perfect recreational vehicle to meet your needs and get you on the road to adventure. Once we help you find your new RV, you will need to register and insure it before you explore your home state of Illinois.
Registering your RV in Illinois
Illinois requires you to register your RV and motorhome and the cost varies based on the weight of your recreational vehicle. RVs that weigh less than 8,000 pounds cost $78 to register. RVs that weigh between 8,001 and 10,000 pounds cost $90 and any RV that weighs more than 10,000 pounds cost $102 to register. You will need your application for vehicle transaction, proof of residency, proof of ownership, description of vehicle, lienholder information and pay for the registration fee. You can register your RV at your nearest Secretary of State office. Find more about registering your RV in Illinois here.
Insuring your RV in Illinois
Traveling the open road with your RV is a dream for most Americans. Before you purchase your RV, it’s important to understand what type of insurance is required in Illinois. RVs come in many types and sizes. Your RV insurance rate is based on the make and model of your RV as well as your driving record and other factors. Since RVs are both a home and a vehicle, it requires special insurance to make sure you are properly covered. Insuring your RV is mandatory in Illinois. Liability insurance is required to cover the costs related to the damage or injuries to others if you are responsible for an accident. Collision coverage will help pay for damages if yoru RV is in an accident. If you live in your motorhome year around, you may want to consider Comprehensive Coverage. It’s important to discuss your options with your insurance agency to protect your valuable investment.
Using your RV in Illinois
Once you purchase your new RV and get it registered and properly insured, you’re ready to plan an amazing trip through Illinois. We’ve done our research for exciting must do activities and places to camp.
Camping in Illinois
Illinois hosts some of the best campgrounds and RV parks. A few of our favorites you won’t want to miss include:
Nascar Events in Illinois
Illinois has two Nascar race tracks. Bring the family for a weekend of RVing next to the raceway to catch the next local race and cheer on your favorite driver. The Chicagoland Speedway is located in Joliet, Il and the World Wide Technology Raceway is located in Madison, Il.
Sporting Events in Illinois
Illinois is home to many professional and collegiate sporting events. The Chicago Bears, Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox, Chicago Bulls and Chicago Blackhawks. Travel to your favorite team’s home game with your RV and tailgate with fellow fans.
Activities and Attractions in Illinois
Chicago is one of the largest cities in the US with many activities to choose from including touring the Willis Tower, taking a boat tour, shopping on magnificent mile, touring the Art Institute of Chicago or enjoying delicious deep dish pizza. History buffs and museum goers will enjoy the variety of historical sites and other attractions throughout the state. Visit the leaning towers of Niles, Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum, Chicago Botanical Gardens, Lake Catherine Nature Center, Museum of Science and Industry, Sheds Aquarium, Buffalo Rock State Park or visit Six Flags amusement park.
If you’re looking for a new RV to enjoy your home state of Illinois, look no further than Lakeshore RV in Muskegon, Michigan! We are just a short drive away and offer the top RV brands at the lowest prices. Ask about special discounts for Illinois residents! We provide zero-down financing and can deliver right to your home. Call us for more information and get on the road to adventure today! 213-788-2040
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