On 5 August 1950 a first generation dove blue panel van with chassis number 20-1880 rolled off the production line in the VW Wolfsburg plant. It was delivered to Hildesheim to enter into commercial service there performing its intended purpose of transporting goods from A to B.

Carthago has announced its range for 2021, somewhat later than normal because of the Covid 19 situation in Europe.  The updates for 2021 include ma

The reputation of Germany as the nation with the world’s keenest travellers is still intact – that is one of the findings of a global survey on tra

Full production of the e‑Crafter has now begun at the Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles plant in Września in Poland.

Lifestyle

Photo by Monika Neiheisser

132 km and over 6,700 m of height difference: the Cortina Dolomiti Ultra Trekking is a trek of about 7 days with 6 nights in mountain lodges and traditional malga mountain huts.

The Tiroler Zugspitz Arena is a world-class destination for sporty, nature-loving holidaymakers.

The Dolomites Ampezzo Nature Park has existed for thirty years but this 11,200 hectare area has something quite unusual - it is privately managed.  The Parco Naturale delle Dolomiti d’Ampezzo to give it its Italian name has together with the adjacent South Tyrolean "Fanes-Sennes-Braies Nature Par

Even Emperor Maximilian I was enchanted by the beauty of the Tyrolean Achensee. A lot has happened since his first visit more than 500 years ago when the cornerstone for the Tyrolean summer resort was laid.

With Italian borders expected to reopen to citizens of several European countries on 3rd June and the summer season fast approaching, Cortina is leading the way in the national process of reopening.

This trail has existed for many centuries and comes “recommended by the emperor”. Emperor Franz Joseph and his wife Sissi loved the beautiful Salzkammergut region and spent their summer holidays here.

Equipment

Thetford revolutionises RV toilet and waste water infrastructure

27 May 2020
Thetford has announced the launch of its iNDUS system which will completely revolutionise RV waste water infrastructure and indeed RV constr
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Kosmo campervan with tent in the roof

12 February 2020
The pop-up roof with double bed is available as option for the Laika Kosmo campervan range. From the area of the rooflight, above the dinett
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Why wet wipes should not be put in a chemical (or other) toilet

13 November 2019
Wet wipes are becoming increasingly popular/  The practical helpers are mainly used as cosmetic wipes as well as for household cleaning
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Webasto introduces app for multiple heaters

12 November 2019
Parking heaters usually last the life of a car. And so do their controllers. However, the way in which controllers work is developing contin
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Thule Group : outdoor equipment since 1942

16 October 2019
In 1942, Thule Group was founded by the Thulin family, when Erik Thulin, a true lover of the outdoors, put the Thule name on a so-called pik
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Vöhringer

Lightweight materials for van conversion

26 September 2019
In times of efficient use of resources and sustainability, lightweight construction solutions are the number one concern for the future in a
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