Category Amazing RVs

The Suleica and the Orion – a bubble-shaped duo

The Suleica trailers and Orion RVs never quite made it to the US. These bulky-looking vehicles look outdated today, but in the 1960’s, they offered a glimpse of the future. Designed to be extremely lightweight, their unique bubble shape...

The Suleica trailers and Orion RVs never quite made it to the US. These bulky-looking vehicles look outdated today, but in the 1960’s, they offered a glimpse of the future. Designed to be extremely lightweight, their unique bubble shape...

The trailer that lost to Airstream: Spartan’s history

The history of Spartan trailers is as complex as the events that shaped the country in the 20th century. Decade after decade, Spartan’s numerous owners shifted and pivoted to service the needs of Americans. That rich history is directly...

The history of Spartan trailers is as complex as the events that shaped the country in the 20th century. Decade after decade, Spartan’s numerous owners shifted and pivoted to service the needs of Americans. That rich history is directly...

Spotlight on the FMC 2900R

In the early 70’s, an established and beloved reporter decided to traverse the US – the back roads and neighborhoods – in a motor coach. His aim was to help people experience the heritage and heartbeat of this great nation. “On the...

In the early 70’s, an established and beloved reporter decided to traverse the US – the back roads and neighborhoods – in a motor coach. His aim was to help people experience the heritage and heartbeat of this great nation. “On the...

A double-awning marvel – The De Markies

The awning – to most campers it’s just an extension to shield them from the afternoon sun. A notable design project from the late 1980s took the awning concept to the next level: two-thirds of the “DeMarkies” living-space is, in fact, a...

The awning – to most campers it’s just an extension to shield them from the afternoon sun. A notable design project from the late 1980s took the awning concept to the next level: two-thirds of the “DeMarkies” living-space is, in fact, a...

A fine vintage, the Winnebago LeSharo

The Winnebago LeSharo is one of those RVs that will go down in history for its unique look and a cult fan base similar only to that of the Vixen 21. Built at a time when gas prices were soaring, the LeSharo was Winnebago’s answer to an industry...

The Winnebago LeSharo is one of those RVs that will go down in history for its unique look and a cult fan base similar only to that of the Vixen 21. Built at a time when gas prices were soaring, the LeSharo was Winnebago’s answer to an industry...

A sedan among motorhomes: The Vixen 21

Among collectors, this is a very special vehicle. Ever the standout on roads and campsites, it’s easy to spot a Vixen 21 when you see one. There are two things that make this RV by the Vixen Motor Company so unique: The first is its rarity –...

Among collectors, this is a very special vehicle. Ever the standout on roads and campsites, it’s easy to spot a Vixen 21 when you see one. There are two things that make this RV by the Vixen Motor Company so unique: The first is its rarity –...

Our top ten Volkswagen buses

The 1960’s were a time of significant cultural and political change in the US. It was the time of Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, and Jimi Hendrix. The Vietnam War, the Civil Rights movement, and Woodstock are just a few events that occurred during...

The 1960’s were a time of significant cultural and political change in the US. It was the time of Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, and Jimi Hendrix. The Vietnam War, the Civil Rights movement, and Woodstock are just a few events that occurred during...

The next-generation, sustainable RV

The conservation of nature is especially valued by camping enthusiasts. Nonetheless, climate change and pollution continue to grow and affect our planet on a daily basis. Scientists, industry, and researchers continue to focus on ways to create...

The conservation of nature is especially valued by camping enthusiasts. Nonetheless, climate change and pollution continue to grow and affect our planet on a daily basis. Scientists, industry, and researchers continue to focus on ways to create...