Kitsune 4×4 camper van flexes for 4-season gear carry and cozy living

Just two weeks after we looked at the fast-transforming “ultimate gear head” camper van from CoPilot Vans, we have another Mercedes Sprinter conversion that can seriously vie for the same title. The Kitsune from Quebec conversion shop Norva packs a hig… Continue reading Kitsune 4×4 camper van flexes for 4-season gear carry and cozy living

Scout pickup camper creates flexible indoor/outdoor base camp

One of the overwhelming themes of the 2019 RVX show was the American RV market prying itself out of the past and evolving to meet the demands of a younger, more active demographic. This year’s show was canceled even before the COVID-19 pandemic hit US … Continue reading Scout pickup camper creates flexible indoor/outdoor base camp

NowLight illuminates off-grid darkness with handmade power

Off-grid lighting innovator Deciwatt is back with a new manually powered light to illuminate unwired spaces, ranging from remote villages, to campsites, to backyards. The NowLight drops the weight of Deciwatt’s previous gravity-based design, leaving a … Continue reading NowLight illuminates off-grid darkness with handmade power

Trakka’s latest VW camper van pushes multipurpose ingenuity off-grid

The Australian camper van innovators at Trakka are back with another slick VW-badged van built to explore city and country. This time, it’s not the iconic Transporter platform they’re working with but the larger Crafter. The full-size Akuna camper van … Continue reading Trakka’s latest VW camper van pushes multipurpose ingenuity off-grid

Bowlus takes the long road with its most powerful off-grid camper yet

Luxury travel trailer maker Bowlus Road Chief is back with another edition, one that handily exceeds the off-grid battery and tech capabilities of current and past models. With a design inspired by yachts, aircraft and electric vehicles, the Endless Hi… Continue reading Bowlus takes the long road with its most powerful off-grid camper yet

AVC Ford Transit camper vans pack an entire gear closet or full crew

Whether it’s a family weekend outing or a solo multi-sport expedition, Colorado’s Adventure Vehicle Concepts (AVC Rig) has a camper van package fit for many a van camper’s needs. Its four adventure van tiers range from a minimalist sleeper van to a ful… Continue reading AVC Ford Transit camper vans pack an entire gear closet or full crew

Solarized Land Cruiser 4×4 camper could be the Outback’s sweetest rig

Two famed “Cruisers” of off-roading are about collide in a new Extreme expedition vehicle. EarthCruiser’s Australian HQ will be putting a wedge-top camper atop a Toyota chassis, combining the Land Cruiser’s legendary capability with added cab comfort, … Continue reading Solarized Land Cruiser 4×4 camper could be the Outback’s sweetest rig

$1.5 million 6×6 motorhome roams off-grid with four people and an ATV

Unicat has a history of building some of the world’s most impressive off-road motorhomes, and even the COVID-19 pandemic isn’t keeping it from dropping jaws with new rugged-but-luxurious designs. Originally planned for a debut at the now-postponed June… Continue reading $1.5 million 6×6 motorhome roams off-grid with four people and an ATV

AOR shrinks Sierra trailer into light, stout DIY off-road micro camper

When Australian Off Road (AOR) launched a new entry-level model last year, we didn’t think an even smaller, cheaper model would be on the way half a year later. But AOR complements the original Sierra with the Sierra ZR, a utility-style camper trailer … Continue reading AOR shrinks Sierra trailer into light, stout DIY off-road micro camper

Off-grid tiny house-style carpool kiosk is just the ticket

Tiny houses aren’t just for living in, and we’ve covered a library, bakery, and even a wedding chapel based on the style in the past. Rocky Mountain Tiny Houses offers yet another example with its latest project, which is a ticket kiosk that serves car… Continue reading Off-grid tiny house-style carpool kiosk is just the ticket