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Bailey Approach Wins 2014 Caravan Club Motor Caravan Design & Drive Awards

In an earlier report on Vogel Talks RVing, I detailed the 2014 Caravan Club Motor Caravan Design and Drive Awards winners. Motor Caravan manufacturer, Bailey of Bristol, won first and second place respectively in the Coachbuilt Motor Caravans class costing … Continue reading

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Caravan Club Announces 2014 Motor Caravan Design & Drive Award Winners

The 2014 Caravan Club Motor Caravan Design and Drive Awards saw the Lunar Landstar RL scoop the overall winner award of this highly regarded motor caravan competition, winning the class for van conversions from £40,000 to £50,000 ($67,300 to $84,150) … Continue reading

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The Next Generation: The Trailer You Want To Go Camping In

The Next Generation camping trailer will have a modern design, intelligent technology, and better construction materials than ever before—and an Alde heating system. Alde, a Swedish company, is sponsoring this unique project in Qatar where the future of RV camping … Continue reading

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Airstream Gathering Returns

Airstream enthusiasts, fear not! The annual European Airstream gathering returns in 2014 and takes place on the weekend of March 21 to 23. Open to all owners of the popular European range, the complimentary weekend will be hosted by Airstream and Company’s Michael … Continue reading

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Lunar Introduces Compact Trailer with Inflatable Awning

Following the launch of the Lunar Vacanza Camper Car earlier this year, Lunar has unveiled a new compact trailer and unique inflatable awning at The Motorhome & Caravan Show. The clever Freetrail trailer will be presented to market under the … Continue reading

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Yacht-Inspired Caravisio—The RV of the Future

Citing declining registration numbers for caravans in Europe, German manufacturer Knaus Tabbert GmbH decided to rethink camper design by initiating the “Caravisio-The Caravan of the Future” project as an approach to the problem and to provoke thought. The Caravisio reflects … Continue reading

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Lunar Introduces Luxury Lightweight Caravan

Lunar Caravans announces it has delivered significant weight reductions across its new range of caravan models, with some models now up to 55 kg (121 pounds) lighter. This reduction follows an extensive research and development program, which resulted in Lunar introducing a … Continue reading

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Eggcamper No Humpty Dumpty Trailer

Grandville, Michigan-based Eggcamper Inc. operates in a niche market, manufacturing camping trailers with a unique design, as the name suggests, have a distinct eggshell look. In a market flooded with mass-produced products, the majority from the Center of the RV … Continue reading

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MINI Introduces 3 Camper Concepts

BMW-owned MINI has entered the RV sector by introducing three camping conversion concepts that “reflect different aspects of the rise in popularity of camping and festivals.” The three concept camping cars are based on MINI models, each offering a huge variety … Continue reading

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Happiness on Wheels = Vintage Trailers

It’s easy being a happy camper when you’re enjoying the great outdoors in style—with a funky, vintage travel trailer, complete with retro-style kitchenettes, bathrooms, and sleeping areas. Lambertville, Michigan-based Kelle Arvay, founder of Little Vintage Trailer, a website dedicated to vintage … Continue reading

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