New Zealand Couple Turns Dingy Cargo Truck Into A Quaint Country Home

Alex and Hannah spent about a year turning this 1986 Hino flatbed truck into a beautiful cabin on wheels, which came out looking a lot better than every fort I've tried to make. Alex reckons his house will do a quarter mile in "at least thirty seconds." » 3/26/15 8:41pm Thursday 8:41pm

Sweet Baby Jesus Is Anything Cuter Than An International Scout Camper?

Looks like there was a factory or extremely clean aftermarket camper conversion for the first-generation International Scout, and I think it's just dethroned the Toyota Chinook as the most adorable microcamper sold in America. » 2/18/15 11:06am 2/18/15 11:06am

This Tiny Honda Camper Concept Returns Joy To The Peoples Of Earth

Right now I'm writing this with blood dripping from my nose because when I first saw this image of Honda's tiny kei-class pickup and its little, impeccably-designed camper, I leapt at my screen in an instinctive attempt to get to the car. Of course, I impacted the monitor hard, and fell off the back of my desk, legs… » 2/05/15 3:00pm 2/05/15 3:00pm

Toyota Had The Perfect Lifestyle Vehicle In 2007 But Never Built It

You don't have the cash to turn a truck into a glam-camper nor the time to Febreze the stank of marijuana out of a VW Westfalia. The small, simple, but seriously-capable off-road camper of your youthful dreams could have been the Daihatsu Mud Master C. » 11/18/14 4:50pm 11/18/14 4:50pm

This Ultimate Zero-Fs-Given Off-Road RV Is Cheaper Than A Good Golf Cart

What started life as a 2WD delivery van had been reborn as an unbelievably bad ass off-road camper, which has since had the bejesus beaten out of it and needs a new maniac to bring it to life once again. Do it. DOOO IT. Because holy crap is this thing righteous. » 10/01/14 2:18pm 10/01/14 2:18pm

You Shouldn’t Be Able to Drive an RV With a Normal Driver’s License

​Cross-Country In A Vintage RV, Part Three: How To Ride A Mastadon

There's certain things you'd think you can always expect to be there, and most of those things are really large geologic formations. That's why I was pretty surprised when I finally managed to get myself to the Grand Canyon, only to find that it was gone. Well, I suppose it wasn't really gone, but the white fog was so… » 8/15/14 5:00pm 8/15/14 5:00pm

I've Discovered The Cheapest Vehicles Available, Pound-For-Pound

If your overall goal in buying a vehicle is the best possible value, boy do I have news for you. Recently, I've been shopping for an RV, and in that process I've discovered that, pound for pound, they've got to be the cheapest vehicles money can buy. » 7/21/14 9:20pm 7/21/14 9:20pm

'Storm' Bus-Sized RV Is A Decent House, But A Mediocre Car

Maybe an RV has ruined a few backroads for you as a pain-in-the-ass pace car. But surely you've pondered the prospect of living and driving within the same four walls at least once. Well we tried it; the mobile couch and kitchen is pretty kickass. But a Class A RV drives the way it looks; slow and unsteady. » 7/18/14 5:43pm 7/18/14 5:43pm

Look How Fancy Car Camping Was In The 1920's

Forget living in your bathing suit and wearing marshmallow on your face for a few days. Taking your car camping in jolly olde England between the First and Second World Wars required a three-piece suit, driver, and a mobile cottage to rough it in. » 6/23/14 12:19pm 6/23/14 12:19pm

Everyone's Talking About This Awesome 40 Year Old Beetle Camper

I'm not exactly sure what black machinations cause these things to happen, but in the past few days I've had ton of people talk to me about this amazing video. We've actually written about it years ago, but for whatever reason, the collective conscious is thinking about roof-mounted small-car campers. Why fight it? » 6/18/14 11:30pm 6/18/14 11:30pm

Airstream & Mercedes Fire Back At Ford Skyliner With Their Own Fancy Van

Mercedes isn't about to just let the 2015 Ford Transit upstage their beloved Sprinter van, so in response to the ultra-lux Ford Skyliner, Sprinter is collaborating with American RV icon Airstream to build their own mobile living room— the Autobahn. » 6/06/14 10:55am 6/06/14 10:55am

What The Hell Is That Ugly RV Thing At The Olympics?

The Winter Olympics in Sochi have been full of all kinds of ugly realities. But there's been one deeply ugly unreality there as well; a white behemoth that's been prowling around the Olympics. This colossal, bizarre-looking RV. What the hell is it? » 2/13/14 12:00pm 2/13/14 12:00pm

The new Bowlus Road Chief is the sexiest trailer I've ever seen

Nearly 80 years ago Hawley Bowlus created the first riveted travel trailer. Today, designer John Long has taken the breathtaking airplane-inspired original Bowlus design and updated the mechanics and interior to satisfy the active traveler in a digital age. Just released in the Spring of 2013, you can be one of the… » 8/10/13 1:51pm 8/10/13 1:51pm

Anchorman's Ron Burgundy And Jesus Hang Out On Greatest RV Ever

There was once a man whose teachings inspired countless people and literally changed the course of history. He was all about forgiveness and loving your fellow man. Whether you believe he was real or not, he's an excellent example to follow. I am, of course, talking about Ron Burgundy from Anchorman. » 5/23/13 3:39pm 5/23/13 3:39pm

I Lived In A Van Down By The River And It Was Rad

When most people think of someone living in a van down by the river, either Matt Foley, Motivational Speaker or some dude whose biggest accomplishment was going to every Dead show between 1976 and 1994 are invariably the sort that come to mind first. » 8/09/12 12:00pm 8/09/12 12:00pm

Watch Someone Test This RV On An Offroad Track

When I first noticed that there was a video of someone hooning an RV, I had two questions: 1) Where would anyone do such a thing? and 2) Why wasn't I there? » 8/02/12 1:30pm 8/02/12 1:30pm

If 1950s Mobsters Went Camping, They'd Take This Cadillac

It's common knowledge that Cadillac cars were once refitted to serve as ambulances (and still bring out the dead as hearses). But did you know that an Eisenhower-era custom shop once turned Caddys into RVs? "Lefty, find us a KOA near Vegas, ya friggin' mook." » 6/06/12 3:00pm 6/06/12 3:00pm

The GMC Motorhome: A Retrospective

It's been 30 years since a GMC Motorhome » 9/24/08 4:00pm 9/24/08 4:00pm last rolled off the production line in Pontiac, MI, and the RV geeks at SQUOB have assembled a collection of ads, images and commentary to celebrate. This icon of the 1970s was piloted by everyone from Barbie to Captain America and revolutionized the RV industry with its FWD…