Figures from the European Caravan Federation (ECF) show the European motorcaravan and caravan market registered sales of 170,064 new leisure vehicles last year, an increase of 10.6 percent.

Volkswagen will release the California XXL model this week in Düsseldorf which is based on the Crafter and boasts a massive sky light.

According to the National Caravan Council, which represents the caravan industry, motorhomes are proving a convenient solution to Britain's spare r

Photo : Messe Dusseldorf

This week is Caravan Salon week - the largest motorhome trade fair in the world held over nine days at the end of August and beginning of September

Lifestyle

An article in CNBC looks at the value of RVs as an investment and notes the easy availability of credit for a vehicle - it is even possible to get a ten year loan to buy a seven year old vehicle!

According to the National Caravan Council, which represents the caravan industry, motorhomes are proving a convenient solution to Britain's spare room shortage as they mean that one can go and visit relatives in a different part of the country then stay in one's own camper.

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According to the German ADAC Germany (28.1 percent) remains by far the most popular holiday destination for German campers, followed by Italy (17.9 percent), Croatia at 16 per cent. France (10.1 per cent) and Spain (5.1 per cent).  The average motorhome trip in summer is 1,140 kilometers.

In honour of Canada 150, Catherine Dawson March wanted to explore a corner of the country her family hadn’t seen. So they loaded up a motorhome and headed for Quebec’s Gaspé Peninsula. Along the way, they learned a few lessons about camping on wheels

The midsummer heat of Toronto hit us hard even though it was shortly after midnight as we clambered out of our taxis downtown.

But the long, tired and sweaty journey already felt like yesterday after washing down a rosemary and cardamom-inspired G&T at the Scaddabush bar.

A 26-year-old British woman and her 23-year-old Australian boyfriend have set off to travel the world after spending £500 revamping an ex-postal van.

Equipment

TyreSafe introduces motorhome tyre pressure checker

21 August 2017
A new feature on the TyreSafe website enables motorhome users to check the correct tyre pressures for their vehicles. Fully compatible
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Trackers can recover vehicles

21 August 2017
Latest figures from the National Vehicle Crime Intelligence Service or NaVCIS, shows that there has been a 52% increase in the number of car
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Hearing aid which works with bluetooth 'phone

21 August 2017
Phonak, a provider of hearing instruments and wireless communication solutions, has brought out the Audéo™ B-Direct, a hearing aid that dire
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motorhome heating panels from Heat Decor

Bed insulation

18 August 2017
Attempting to avoid the black mould problem that happened in the past, under the bed board there is polystyrene insulating foam, a light boa
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Cleaning system takes black and grey waste together

17 August 2017
CamperClean has introduced a device which will dispose of black and grey water at the same time which also rinses the underside of the vehic
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Land Rover Defender car kit at Caravan Salon

15 August 2017
At the Caravan Salon 2016, QUQUQ presented a camping box for the Mercedes G. Now the QUQUQ "D-Box" has become available  for another of
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