Strong motorhome demand boosts Winnebago profit

June 26 (Reuters) - Winnebago Industries Inc, the largest U.S. motorhome maker, reported a 49 percent jump in quarterly profit as motorhome deliveries jumped 18 percent.

The company's net income rose to $11.4 million, or 42 cents per share, in the third-quarter ended May 31, from $7.7 million, or 27 cents per share, a year earlier. (http://bit.ly/UM1jnP)

Revenue rose 13.5 percent to $247.7 million. Motorhome deliveries jumped to 2,331 from 1,978.

(Reporting by Sagarika Jaisinghani in Bangalore; Editing by Saumyadeb Chakrabarty)