Jackson Center, Ohio-based Airstream announced plans to introduce its newest touring coach, the Airstream Atlas.
As the market share leader in Mercedes-Benz Class-B motorhomes with the Airstream Interstate for six years in a row, the Atlas leverages the same uncompromising approach to luxury design that continues to make the Interstate a success, according to a company news release.
The all-new Atlas Touring Coach is a seamless merging of luxury and advanced performance.
Perfectly planned. Perfectly comfortable.
How do you travel in all the luxury and comfort you demand?
It’s simple. You travel in the Atlas, the groundbreaking and horizon-expanding Class B+ RV. With its three-piece bathroom, upscale kitchen, and a full Murphy Suite, every mile rolls by smoothly and every day ends in sumptuous comfort, states the Airstream website.
Designed to offer supreme luxury, comfort, and safety qualities, the Atlas has more than 50 best-in-class features and the most spacious floor plan in Airstream’s touring coach line-up.
Built on the award-winning Mercedes-Benz cut-away chassis, the Airstream Atlas offers travel comfort and features a bold design and premium safety features.
The Atlas boasts beautiful bodylines with custom bodywork that eliminates many seams and trim common on other motorhomes.
It includes a power slide out room with a Murphy bed suite, luxurious soft-touch interior styling with Ultraleather seating, signature high-gloss Airstream cabinetry, and a 40-inch LED HDTV hidden on a power lift inside the credenza.
Stretch out. Rest easy. Wherever you choose to lay your head, Atlas’s full Murphy Suite offers a powered slide-out that creates even more space so you can kick back on the sofa or nestle in for a good night’s sleep on the pull-down Murphy bed.
“Our Interstate product has set the bar high with a strong leadership position in the Class-B market; and it was a natural move to expand our partnership with Mercedes-Benz and get into the B+ segment” said Bob Wheeler, president and CEO of Airstream.
“We designed the Atlas with the vision of making the best motorhome with the top features and designs that are out of reach for most builders. Every aspect was thoughtfully considered in pursuit of unparalleled driver comfort, safety, and design quality that we could offer. We’re not resting on past success, we’re building on it.”
The Atlas features more than 50 best-in-class features including:
- Air Ride suspension system
- 3.2kW Cummins-Onan Quiet Diesel generator
- Luxurious rear bath suite with teak shower inlay
- Murphy suite with Froli Ergonomic Sleep System
- Keyless remote locking exterior storage compartments
- Advanced safety features: collision prevention assist, lane keeping assistant, side and rear view camera assist, load adaptive electronic stability program, high-beam assist, headlamp cleaning system, and automatic rain-sensing windshield wipers
Product specifications for the all-new Airstream Atlas Touring Coach include:
- Seating Capacity: 4
- Exterior Length: 24 feet 9 inches
- Exterior Width: 8 feet 3 inches
- Exterior Height w/AC: 10 feet 6 inches
Coming soon, your pursuit of the best is over. Airstream dealers will begin receiving inventory throughout the fall and consumers may place orders for delivery in spring of 2018.
For more information about Atlas and other products in Airstream’s lineup, contact your Airstream dealer. In Western Canada that would be Midtown RV located in Penticton in the beautiful Okanagan Valley of British Columbia.
I saw a peanut stand, heard a rubber band,
I saw a needle that winked its eye.
But I think I will have seen everything
When I see an Airstream fly.
—music and lyrics by Oliver Wallace and Ned Washington, in Dumbo