News

Catch up with the latest news from the world of motorhomes:

Spring

Swift Group says its 2015 models offer higher specification, while its prices remain competitive. With SMART intelligent construction and the new Fiat cab, Swift motorhomes offer a choice of four ranges, including the brand new compact Rio.

Auto-Sleepers has devised a fresh looking, easy-to-use website. It has been designed to allow visitors to quickly view model ranges and specifications, request brochures and locate their local dealer.  The new website also includes a unique member login area where those registered can receive special discounts, automatic competition entry and speedy service booking.

Dometic has launched PerfectWall / PerfectRoof, which it describes as ‘the perfect awning for every type of vehicle’.  The product range covers lengths from 1.5 up to six metres and extensions between 1.75 and 2.75 metres, in manual or automatic models.

February

It's showtime!  Here's where to see all the latest campers and motorhomes - 17 - 22 February 2015 at the  Caravan Camping & Motorhome Show 2015 in Birmingham's NEC.  Advance tickets start at just £7 for seniors and £8 for adults - accompanied children go free. Call the Box Office on 0844 581 1250.

 This is the UK’s biggest start-of-season showcase, with hundreds of caravans, motorhomes, tents, caravan holiday homes and accessories all under one roof.  All the major UK manufacturers will be exhibiting their latest models plus ‘special editions’ from major dealerships, plus:

- Have-a-go FREE activities for the family, dog agility shows and much, much more!
 - Speak to the experts who are on hand to give the best advice
 - New to caravanning and motorhoming? Visit the discovery zones and find out just how easy getting started can be
 - Destination ideas to suit all tastes

January 2015

Figures released by the industry trade body the NCC (National Caravan Council) revealed that sales of new motorhomes and touring caravans increased significantly in 2014, illustrating that more buyers are entering the leisure vehicle market. New motorhome registrations went up by 18% year-on-year - 8,733 new motorhomes were registered with the DVLA in 2014.