Washington, D.C. 20549






Pursuant to Section 13 or 15 (d) of the

Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): August 22, 2017




Thor Industries, Inc.

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)


Delaware 1-9235 93-0768752

(State or Other Jurisdiction of


(Commission File Number)


(IRS Employer Identification



601 East Beardsley Avenue,

Elkhart, Indiana

(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)


Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (574) 970-7460



(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)


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Item 8.01 Other Events.


On August 22, 2017, Jayco, Inc., a subsidiary of Thor Industries, Inc. (the “Company”), announced an expansion in manufacturing capacity in Middlebury, Indiana.


A copy of the Company’s subsidiary’s press release announcing the expansion is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated by reference herein.


Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.


  (d) Exhibits


  Exhibit Number Description
  99.1 Copy of press release, dated August 22, 2017, issued by the Company’s subsidiary







Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


  Thor Industries, Inc.  
Date: August 22, 2017 By:  /s/ W. Todd Woelfer  
  Name: W. Todd Woelfer  
  Title: Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary