Racing is family affair for long-time Featherlite employees

This employee profile article is republished from our Featherlite Employee Newsline. May 12, 2023 – In 2006, Featherlite employee Steve Holthaus stepped aside from racing to let his stepson and fellow Featherlite employee Chris Hovden take over the wheel of his racecar. Needless to say, that only lasted for one season. Steve was back on… Read more »

Featherlite makes contribution to Cadet Capital Campaign

May 2, 2023 – Featherlite Trailers is excited to announce its contribution of $50,000 to the Cadet Capital Campaign on behalf of all its Featherlite employees. The Cadet Capital Campaign is helping to support the Howard-Winneshiek Community School’s current building project to connect the existing elementary/junior high and high school. The project includes a new… Read more »

New options for Model 4410 car hauler

March 29, 2023 – Featherlite’s Model 4410 car hauler continues to be a popular choice for those looking to haul race cars and custom cars. Two options recently introduced for the Model 4410 to meet the varied hauling and loading needs for customers include race ramps and a recessed airliner track package. Ramp size options… Read more »

Custom toy hauler designed and built by Featherlite team

January 30, 2023 – While Featherlite’s custom specialty trailers are often known for their applications in the business world, they can also be used for personal reasons as well. The team at Featherlite recently completed production on a custom built 53 ft. toy hauler. The trailer is designed with multiple slideouts to give extra space… Read more »

Featherlite makes donation to local organization during holiday season

December 21, 2022 – Featherlite Trailers continued its tradition of donating to a local organization during the holiday season. This year, Featherlite chose Northeast Iowa Community Action Corporation, which has offices across northeast Iowa, including Featherlite’s hometown of Cresco. Northeast Iowa Community Action Corporation (NEICAC) provides the support and resources to improve the stability and… Read more »

Special 50th Anniversary mark on all 2023 trailers

November 30, 2022 – 1973…The year of the first Featherlite trailer. And now 50 years later, Featherlite is excited to celebrate our 50th Anniversary and the release of our 2023 Featherlite trailers. To mark the 50th edition of our Featherlite trailers, special 50th emblems will be placed on each 2023 Featherlite trailer, adding even more… Read more »

Trailer of choice for Team Penske

October 24, 2022 – Featherlite Trailers is proud to be the race transporter of choice for Team Penske, one of the most successful teams in the history of motorsports. Any given weekend during the season, Featherlite haulers help to deliver the team’s race cars and equipment to race tracks hosting NASCAR, IMSA and INDYCAR races…. Read more »

Featherlite partners with The University of Michigan Solar Car Team

October 6, 2022 – Featherlite Trailers recently partnered with The University of Michigan Solar Car Team by providing a customized Model 4410 car trailer to the team for their solar vehicle and equipment. Every two years, the team races a solar-powered vehicle entirely designed and manufactured by students in the World Solar Challenge in Australia…. Read more »

Featherlite Trailers kicks off its 50th Anniversary

August 31, 2022 – The year 1973 was the first year a Featherlite trailer was manufactured. And now nearly 50 years later, Featherlite has kicked off its year-long 50th Anniversary celebration with the launch of its 2023 model year trailers. Featherlite marked this milestone by holding a 50th Anniversary Kickoff Celebration with its 400 employees… Read more »

Top Featherlite dealers recognized

July 7, 2022 – Lance’s Trailer Sales of Athens, Ohio, has been named the top Featherlite dealer in overall sales for 2021. In addition to the #1 Featherlite Dealer Award, the following dealers were honored as the top dealers in Featherlite’s major trailer categories: Featherlite car trailer dealer – RV One Superstores Charlotte, Concord, N.C…. Read more »