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An unusual idea that could be a great solution for some people

An unusual idea that could be a great solution for some people.

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An indulgent combination for convenience-oriented campers

An indulgent combination for convenience-oriented campers.

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You can actually order these from a dealer, at least in Spain

You can actually order these from a dealer, at least in Spain.

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One concept is a conventional camper, the other a slick cooking machine

Camp with class. X-Class that is.

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Touring a hot (volcanic and otherwise) travel destination.

Iceland is quickly becoming a hot tourist destination, with the amount of visitors having doubled in the past two years (thanks millennials). And it is no wonder why. The country is home to some of the most beautiful landscapes and volcanic activity in the world.

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Bruder Expedition EX-P might just be the ultimate off-road camper trailer. It's designed and built in Australia and can fit almost any vehicle. Sleeps up to 6 people and features a full kitchen and bathroom.

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The Beauer 3X, a caravan that unfolds to triple its initial surface. Closed, it is only slightly larger than a trailer.

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The industry-wide standard is seriously flawed.

J2807 made it possible to compare various manufacturers's tow ratings on an apples-to-apples basis. But some assumptions don't reflect typical use.

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Is this the most luxurious road trip companion ever? This video from 2015 highlights the Mercedes-Benz Vario Alkoven 1200.

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Hyundai now has a patent for a door that combines a van's sliding door with a gullwing hinge, and the company thinks it'd be great for an RV.

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Make your own hippie version of 'Road Rules'

Homegrown Trailers builds solar-powered campers from sustainable materials.

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Not only did a British team of expert builders construct a life-size camper out of Lego, they made it fully functional inside, too. The result absolutely must be seen.

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The Happier Camper HC1 is an 1,100-pound travel trailer with thorough detailing and a flexible interior that helps make the most of its luxury price.

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Carbon fiber is becoming more and more prevalent on production vehicles – look no further than the BMW i3 – but a new company headquartered in Speedway, IN, is taking the ultra-light material to the next level. Soon you will be able to order a 35-foot-long, tow-behind RV made from a carbon-fiber monocoque chassis and body. The company behind it is called Global Caravan Technologies, and it recently revealed the production-ready prototype of its CR-1 trailer.

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When it comes to camping, Americans tend to either rough it with tents or go for broke in massive bus-size recreational vehicles. Down in Australia and New Zealand, the caravan reigns supreme. Not to be confused with the Dodge minivan offering, caravans provide humble accommodations for vacationing, but they can be pulled by much smaller vehicles than, say, a fullsize Airstream trailer.

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The Jeep Wrangler is already one of the best off-road vehicles on the market, but Thaler Design will help turn your Wrangler Unlimited into the ultimate off-road RV with its ActionCamper kit. The Austrian company adds a fiberglass camper shell featuring a pop-up soft top with enough space for a two-person weekend adventure. Even better, the top is removable (with very heavy lifting required) and it only adds a net 440 pounds to the Wrangler's curb weight after components such as the factory top,

After Lawrence Drake gave up his pickup truck for a Chevrolet HHR, he wanted a camping shelter more hardy than a tent. The trick? Finding a solution that was in line with the HHR's 1,000-pound tow capacity. He found it when he designed the Teal Camper, a modular enclosure that fits on a four-by-eight trailer and weighs just 630 pounds empty, including the trailer.

Motorsports

This weekend, Audi marked the competition debut of its latest R18 race cars at the second round of the World Endurance Championship at Spa-Francorchamps. Yet the most spectacular race car running on any track this weekend was thousands of miles away at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway in the 24 Hours of Lemons "Loudon Annoying" event taking place at the very same time.

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