Car camper in a bag turns small cars into solo or duo micro-RVs

In-vehicle camper-in-a-box solutions range from Swiss Army-inspired contraptions that fold, slide and twist, to rugged boxes of electricity, to Lego-like building blocks and beyond. German startup CarCamper distills in-vehicle camping down to the basic… Continue reading Car camper in a bag turns small cars into solo or duo micro-RVs

Ahorn rolls out the small camper van with bathroom the world needs now

Much the way Ford added a bathroom to its adorable Nugget mini-camper van by releasing a pair of “Plus”-sized variants, German camper van manufacturer Ahorn Camp goes “Big” with its Van City mini-camper. After stretching the wheelbase, it rearranges th… Continue reading Ahorn rolls out the small camper van with bathroom the world needs now

VanTourer experiments with world’s flashiest mobile office camper van

Looking to attract a little attention to its flexible, Mercedes-Vito-based Urban camper van, Germany’s VanTourer presented a special show camper at the Düsseldorf Caravan Salon that wrapped up on Sunday. Undoubtedly the loudest, brightest van of the sh… Continue reading VanTourer experiments with world’s flashiest mobile office camper van

Zeus and SylvanSport team on 400-mile electric off-road adventure RV

With established automakers and EV startups preparing electric trucks and vans for launch, the dawn of the electric camper age is fast approaching. The Rivian R1T camper truck should soon be roaming campgrounds and forest roads, and now we have a first… Continue reading Zeus and SylvanSport team on 400-mile electric off-road adventure RV

Flip-open pickup camper is a truckable vault of off-grid adventure

Overland startup Skinny Guy Campers is aiming to reinvent self-sufficient off-grid camping with a light, low-profile pickup truck solution. Its flip-open pickup-back tent has some of the lightweight simplicity of a pickup topper, an available equipment… Continue reading Flip-open pickup camper is a truckable vault of off-grid adventure

Hatchet hacks Jeep Wrangler into pop-top overland micro-camper

Colorado’s Hatchet Overland is preparing to enter the fray of go-anywhere micro-RVs built directly into the world’s most capable 4x4s. Its lightweight Jeep Wrangler pop-up adds less than a foot of ride height, sets up in a minute flat, and pops up and … Continue reading Hatchet hacks Jeep Wrangler into pop-top overland micro-camper

Hobby Maxia camping trailer feels almost too stylish and classy to tow

After successfully using Scandinavia-influenced design to spruce up its entry-level Beachy, Germany’s Hobby has tapped into the sensibilities of Europe’s northernmost reaches once again, this time for a flagship caravan. The all-new 2022 Maxia tops Hob… Continue reading Hobby Maxia camping trailer feels almost too stylish and classy to tow

Ford perfects Nugget Plus camper van with Raptor-inspired “Trail” spec

As much as American wanderers lust over the VW California, many European camper van models are even more impressive. The Westfalia-converted Ford Nugget family resides at the top of our list, especially when we’re talking about the “Plus” model with ba… Continue reading Ford perfects Nugget Plus camper van with Raptor-inspired “Trail” spec

Sunlight home office RV streamlines the digital nomad lifestyle

Virtually any camper provides a tabletop on which to plant a laptop, but the pandemic-fueled rise of the digital nomad has led to demand for a more capable breed of mobile living and working solution. RV manufacturers have gradually responded with moto… Continue reading Sunlight home office RV streamlines the digital nomad lifestyle

Fully recyclable Wooly cooler packs its walls with wool instead of foam

Looking to offer outdoor-enthusiasts a more eco-friendly solution than your typical polyurethane-walled cooler, or even worse, one of the disposable styrofoam variety, startup Wool Street has come to the party with the world’s first wool-insulated cool… Continue reading Fully recyclable Wooly cooler packs its walls with wool instead of foam