Water-cooled tent would drop camping temperatures by up to 20 °F

Even the most avid tent camper doesn’t enjoy the experience of tossing and turning through a hot, stuffy night or waking up in a pool of sweat as the rising sun beats through the ripstop. That may or may not happen often, depending where and when you c… Continue reading Water-cooled tent would drop camping temperatures by up to 20 °F

Cummins RV hybrid energy concept boosts off-grid power, cuts emissions

Global power company Cummins is exploring how RVers can ease their reliance on gasoline while still enjoying all the off-grid power they need to run camping equipment and accessories at camp. Its new hybrid concept seamlessly blends battery storage and… Continue reading Cummins RV hybrid energy concept boosts off-grid power, cuts emissions

2024 Polestar 2 spits out some teeth and jumps to 300 miles of range

It’s been a full four years since Polestar first revealed the Tesla-3-battling Polestar 2 sedan, its first high-volume production car. The sedan has been itching for an update, and Polestar has delivered with more of virtually everything buyers want – … Continue reading 2024 Polestar 2 spits out some teeth and jumps to 300 miles of range

World’s first ID. Buzz electric camper opens new era of VW van life

At the same time Winnebago was showing one of the first potential all-electric American camper vans, German brand Alpincamper was showing the first fully converted Volkswagen ID. Buzz electric camper van in the world. It happened at the same CMT show t… Continue reading World’s first ID. Buzz electric camper opens new era of VW van life

Wild Ford camper concept explores new style of work-from-anywhere RV

Alpine is known the world over for the car audio and infotainment equipment it hawks in 26 different countries. What it isn’t known for is designing outrageous, mold-breaking concept vehicles — but it will be from here on out. At this week’s CMT camper… Continue reading Wild Ford camper concept explores new style of work-from-anywhere RV

Bicycle airbag backpack blows up womb-like head and neck protection

Taking inflatable head protection to the next level, French wearable airbag specialist In & Motion is developing a cycling backpack that adds serious coverage. The Stan pack works like other inflatable backpacks, helmets and vests, but it’s aimed to gi… Continue reading Bicycle airbag backpack blows up womb-like head and neck protection

Spacecamper tent-top ebike micro RV pitched at cycling digital nomads

Spacecamper is already one of Germany’s best-known innovators of light, flexible (and sometimes ultra-fast) Volkswagen camper vans. If its latest concept camper makes it through to production, it will soon be known as the mind behind the country’s ligh… Continue reading Spacecamper tent-top ebike micro RV pitched at cycling digital nomads

Winnebago goes all-modular with Sprinter “Adventure Wagon” camper van

Long synonymous with old fashioned, oversized Class A motorhomes, Winnebago has been fast transforming its image over the past decade, designing small, flexible camper vans aimed at youthful adventurers. Its latest camper van is its lightest, most flex… Continue reading Winnebago goes all-modular with Sprinter “Adventure Wagon” camper van

EarthCruiser takes next step with all-electric overland pickup camper

Electric vans still suffer from ranges too low to make proper campers, but electric pickup trucks have more robust ranges long enough to create capable camping vehicles. Overland RV specialist EarthCruiser has been readying itself for the upcoming elec… Continue reading EarthCruiser takes next step with all-electric overland pickup camper

Corvette E-Ray gains battery power to become quickest of all time

Chevrolet has celebrated the Corvette’s 70th birthday in a huge way, introducing the first-ever electrified Corvette. It eases the iconic sports car into the electric era by giving it an AWD mix of V8 and electric motor power that makes it the quickest… Continue reading Corvette E-Ray gains battery power to become quickest of all time