Toyota hybrid 4×4 Eco RV makes camp hundreds of miles away from it all

Well before electric camper vans and PHEV VW pop-tops started arriving with some regularity, Scotland’s Campervan Co was busy trailblazing the hybrid RV market with some of the Western world’s most efficient, eco-friendly mini-camper vans. This week, i… Continue reading Toyota hybrid 4×4 Eco RV makes camp hundreds of miles away from it all

Toyota hybrid 4×4 Eco RV makes camp hundreds of miles away from it all

Well before electric camper vans and PHEV VW pop-tops started arriving with some regularity, Scotland’s Campervan Co was busy trailblazing the hybrid RV market with some of the Western world’s most efficient, eco-friendly mini-camper vans. This week, i… Continue reading Toyota hybrid 4×4 Eco RV makes camp hundreds of miles away from it all

VW creates a factory Multivan plug-in hybrid camper using light RV kit

The VW T7 Multivan is slowly becoming the all-out sporty tour de force and light camper it was always destined to be. Those uninterested in aftermarket kits will be happy to note that Volkswagen has revealed a “camper-lite” option of its own. The newly… Continue reading VW creates a factory Multivan plug-in hybrid camper using light RV kit

Ultralight carbon teardrop utility camper tows via EV or motorcycle

Carbon fiber is the type of material we’d love to see more of in camper design, but we usually only see it on large, extraordinarily expensive luxury camper rigs like the Earthroamer XV-LTi or Darc Mono. Washington startup Carbon Lite Trailers is looki… Continue reading Ultralight carbon teardrop utility camper tows via EV or motorcycle

Renault electric camper urges solo nomads to ditch office, go outdoors

As if the modern office worker needed another reason to push for a remote schedule, Renault has revealed the Hippie Caviar Motel mini-camper concept. Just looking at it makes us want to call out sick and head for the mountains to escape the grind for a… Continue reading Renault electric camper urges solo nomads to ditch office, go outdoors

Forma Campers reshapes the teardrop trailer into spacious origami

As the teardrop trailer continues to ride a wave of reinvigorated popularity ’round the world, we continue to see new, unusual alternatives to the original form, from rugged, aerospace-grade squaredrops to curvy cubes. The latest spin comes from Latvia… Continue reading Forma Campers reshapes the teardrop trailer into spacious origami

Airstream entry-level (ish) camper van swerves toward off-grid freedom

The all-new Rangeline camper van opens a new chapter in an Airstream camper van story that’s long been set in extortionately expensive territory. The Ram Promaster camper isn’t quite the dirt-cheap adventure van many free-spirited Americans pine for, b… Continue reading Airstream entry-level (ish) camper van swerves toward off-grid freedom

Dacia gets a feel for the outdoors with wild Manifesto buggy concept

The Renault Group’s budget-friendly car maker Dacia is rolling into the Paris Motor Show next month with a striking mobile design lab called the Manifesto, which showcases outdoors-focused ideas that may or may not make it into future production vehicl… Continue reading Dacia gets a feel for the outdoors with wild Manifesto buggy concept

“Unsinkable” amphibious caravan flips wheels into hulls to float-camp

Normally we’d be quite satisfied to see one all-new multi-hull camper boat at any given event, but this year’s Düsseldorf Caravan Salon had two, each demonstrating a unique take on the idea of buoyant RVing. The soon-to-launch Scoter wasn’t as large or… Continue reading “Unsinkable” amphibious caravan flips wheels into hulls to float-camp

Pop-up VW T7 Multivan camper might be ultimate PHEV RV & daily driver

After seeing the first Volkswagen T7 camper kit earlier this summer, we were expecting to see a few Multivan campers debut at the 2022 Düsseldorf Caravan Salon. As it turned out, however, we only saw exactly one at the entire show – but it was a partic… Continue reading Pop-up VW T7 Multivan camper might be ultimate PHEV RV & daily driver