A toy to inspire the next generation: the PLAYMOBIL mini VW camper scale model

After collaborating with the Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles brand, PLAYMOBIL has introduced a Volkswagen campervan scale model (1:18) in a classic colour combination of beige grey / sealing-wax red based on a genuine vehicle: the 1962 T1 Camping Bus ‘Henrik the ...
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VW Commercial Vehicles says all-electric ID. BUZZ will be first vehicle in Volkswagen Group to also drive autonomously

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles (VWCV) is rapidly advancing the development and implementation of autonomous driving and says the all-electric ID. BUZZ will be the first vehicle in the Volkswagen Group to also drive autonomously. “With the confirmation of the group’s supervisory ...
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Rob Lucas celebrates 10 years as CEO of Caravan Industry Victoria

Today, Rob Lucas celebrates 10 years in his role as the Chief Executive Officer of the Caravan Trade and Industries Association (Caravan Industry Victoria). Rob joined the Association in 2011, and in this time, he has progressed theAssociation and the ...
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RV shipments up nearly 40% in USA and set new record in January 2021

The RV Industry Association’s January 2021 survey of manufacturers determined that total RV shipments ended the month with 45,930 units, an increase of 39.2 percent compared to the 33,003 units shipped during January 2020, making it the best January shipment ...
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Bailey of Bristol appoints Claire Woods as its new PRIMA and Aftercare Director

Bailey of Bristol, the UK caravan and motorhome manufacturer, has appointed Claire Woods to its Board of Directors as its new PRIMA and Aftercare Director. Claire joined the company in 2018 as a Finance Business Partner to Bailey’s parts and ...
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Swift Group’s first online show proves a big success

The Swift Group, the UK's largest manufacturer of touring caravans, motorhomes and holidays homes, reports that its first online show, 'Swift Live' on 11th February, was a big success and attracted over 25,000 visits. The event welcomed thousands of guests, ...
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Forest River orders 150 GreenPower EV Star Cab and Chassis Units for new zero-emission models

The RV manufacturer, Forest River, has signed an exclusive agreement with GreenPower, a manufacturer of electric-powered medium and heavy duty commercial vehicles, to purchase up to 150 of its EV Star Cab and Chassis (EV Star CC) for a new ...
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König Kunde Award 2021: DexKo brands AL-KO and SAWIKO get top places

The König Kunde Awards reflect the opinions of motorhome and caravan owners and are, therefore, an important indicator of customer satisfaction, so the AL-KO Vehicle Technology Group is especially pleased to have received top places in the Maneuvering System category ...
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KABE Group AB acquires British caravan manufacturer, Coachman

KABE Group AB, which since July 2018 has owned 21.5 percent of the shares of the English caravan manufacturer, Coachman Group LTD, has signed an agreement and completed the acquisition of all remaining shares in Coachman on February 19, 2021 ...
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Carthago invests €7m in extension to its headquarters and creates new jobs

The Carthago Group is remaining on course for growth of its Carthago and Malibu motorhome brands with an investment of €7m in an extension to its headquarters in Carthago City in Aulendorf/Upper Swabia, Germany. The new building will have state-of-the-art ...
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