With so many Canadian families discovering the “good life” that comes with the RV vacation alternative, the RV Lifestyle Magazine Road Test Teams have compiled this array of energy-efficient, eco-friendly, and easy handling recreational vehicles.
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With 50+ best-in-class features, the all-new Atlas is Airstream’s most luxurious touring coach to date. Inspired by the trailblazing Interstate, the Atlas Class B+ features richly appointed high-end finishes, a wider body, and a horizon-expanding power slide-out Murphy suite. Built on the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Chassis, the Atlas is powered by a 3.0L V6 diesel, has a dry weight of 10,250lbs and a GVWR of 11,030lbs. Other features include a hideaway smart TV, tankless water heater, solar panels for extra power, and the advanced Mercedes-Benz driving and safety systems.
Airstream Interstate Grand Tour EXT
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The Interstate Grand Tour EXT is an elegant Class B built for those in search of generous, flexible storage and luxurious sleeping accommodations. Featuring a long list of standard equipment, including more than 50 best-in-class features, the Interstate Grand Tour is based on the diesel sprinter chassis. Weighing in at 9,110lbs., with a GVWR or 11,030lbs., the 3.0L V6 provides plenty of power. Popular options include air-ride suspension, 4-Wheel Drive, sliding screen door, a power rear screen and golf bag storage.
Airstream Interstate Lounge EXT.
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The Interstate Lounge EXT features all the amenities and comfort you could dream of in a high-end Class B motorhome. Painstakingly built for transporting up to nine people in luxurious style. Featuring a long list of standard equipment, including more than 50 best-in-class features. The Interstate Lounge EXT weighs in at 9,087 lbs. dry, and has a GVWR of 11,030 lbs. Built on the Sprinter chassis, the Interstate Lounge EXT is powered by a 3.0L V6 diesel engine, producing 188hp. Popular options include a hydraulic jack system, front bed system, air-ride suspension and 4-Wheel Drive.
MSRP: $83,850 CAD.
At under 18 feet in length the Tofino is both a daily driver and adventure waiting to happen. Offering un-paralleled flexibility the Tofino will travel and sleep up to four with plenty of room for gear. It offers 70 cubic feet of open rear storage and a generous 2,000 lb. OCCC. While embracing minimalistic design the Tofino will still feature Pleasure-Way’s cutting edge technology including; 200Ah Lithium Ion battery system, 2000 w pure sign wave inverter and multiplexed touch screen control. Optional equipment includes roof rack, side screen and solar package.
MSRP: $154,635 CAD.
The Pleasure-Way Ascent is proof good things come in small packages. This motorhome is the perfect combination of mobility, versatility and unparalleled quality. Measuring just 19 feet 8 inches in length the Ascent makes both driving and parking effortless. Although the most compact class B model in our line-up there is more than enough room for everything you will need including a well-equipped galley, separate private wet bath, and arguably the industry’s most comfortable sofa bed. Key features include dual seven inch touch screen control, Truma on demand water heater with options for solar, rear screens and side screens.
Pleasure-Way Ontour 2.2
MSRP: $142,935 CAD.
The Ontour 2.2 is built on the Ford Transit chassis featuring the popular 3.5 l EcoBoost engine. The Ontour 2.2 measures in at 21” 10”in length and features the largest bathroom, most headroom (6’8”) and longest bed in our line-up. A 5.5 cubic foot compressor fridge, induction cooktop, 300W solar, screen packages and dual 100AH Lithium Ion batteries are all included as standard features.
Roadtrek RS Adventurous
MSRP: $163,636 CAD.
The RS Adventurous offers an expanded galley featuring a 3.1 cu.ft. refrigerator, convection microwave, stainless steel sink and 2-burner propane stove. This spacious and comfortable coach, seats up to seven and sleeps up to four, making it perfect for the entire family. The rear lounge area easily transforms into a sleeping area with a comfortable king size bed and features a home theatre system with 24” TV and 5.1 surround sound and speaker system.
Roadtrek SS Agile
MSRP: $152,788 – check price.
The SS Agile offers an expanded galley featuring a 3.1 cu.ft. refrigerator, convection microwave, stainless steel sink and 2-burner propane stove. The perfect coach for one or two people, it offers seating for up to five and sleeping for two. The rear lounge area easily transforms into a sleeping area with a comfortable king size bed and features a home theatre system with 24” TV and 5.1 surround sound and speaker system. Popular options include EcoTrek 400, 300-watt solar panels, underhood generator and an induction stove.
The Zion’s open aisle floor plan allows flexibility with seating up to five passengers and sleeping up to three guests. The Zion boasts a full kitchen galley with two burner propane stove, stainless steel sink, microwave oven, 5.0 cu.ft. refrigerator and tons of storage. The spacious and comfortable rear lounge features a home theatre system with 24” TV and Blu-Ray player. During the evening, the rear lounge easily transforms into a sleeping area with a comfortable king size bed.
Safari Condo MX
MSRP: $98,787 CAD.
Versatile and maneuverable vehicle, it has the widest interior in its segment. This compact camper offers the largest interior in its category and has the biggest counter surface of the industry. You will find a large bed (55.5” x 76”) and the largest refrigerator (7 cu. ft.) of any class b RV (opt.). Equipped with the gasoline heater 7950 BTU, bright interior with its windows along both sides giving you a roomy feeling.
Safari Condo XL FLEX
MSRP: $130,271 CAD.
This class B offers the most storage space of its category. The main queen size bed is adjustable in height to put large cargo items such as bikes under the bed. There is a spacious central toilet/shower cabin as well as a front dining area that seats four. Other configurations are available for the bed or for the front area. It is also equipped with a 13,000 BTU diesel heater.
Thor Motor Coach Tellaro 20AT
MSRP: $92,813 USD.
Start your adventure anytime with the 2021 Tellaro 20AT B-Class Van from Thor Motor Coach. Standard features include: Power Awning & Bike Rack by Thule®, Solar Battery Charging, Onan® 2,800 Watt Generator, Rapid Camp+® Multiplex Control System, Winegard® ConnecT™ 2.0+ WiFi extender, 30 Amp Electrical Panel, 1,000 watt inverter, Truma® Combi Eco Furnace/Water Heater, 11,000 BTU Roof Air Conditioner, Fully-enclosed Bath w/ Cassette Toilet, Self-contained Water System, 12V Refrigerator, Microwave Oven, 2-burner LP Range, Solid-surface Countertop, Swivel Captain’s Chairs, TecnoForm® S,p,A, Fold-up Full-size Bed, 24” LED TV, Sleeps 2.
Winnebago Boldt 70KL
MSRP: $259,354.92 CAD.
Inspired by the boundless spirit of its namesake – German explorer and naturalist Alexander Von Humboldt – the Boldt™ has adventure in its DNA. This energy- and fuel-efficient, diesel-powered Camper Van is equipped with Winnebago’s exclusive Pure3 Advanced Energy System, lots of storage and spacious floorplans, making it the perfect blend of innovation and comfort.
Winnebago Revel 44E
Designed specifically for active outdoor enthusiasts, the Winnebago® Revel takes a no-nonsense approach to adventure with a straightforward design and function-driven features. Taking full advantage of the proven 4×4 Mercedes-Benz® Sprinter chassis, the Revel’s 3-liter turbo-diesel puts 325 lbs./ft. of torque through an on-demand 4WD system, complete with high/low range mode for added off-road capability. Inside, the Revel’s unique features start with a floorplan designed around a 140-cu. ft. gear garage with a power lift bed. A full galley, which including a 2.5-cu. ft. compressor refrigerator, makes meal prep a breeze, while the all-in-one wet bath and gear closet boasts a cassette-style toilet that eliminates the need for a separate black water holding tank.
MSRP: $131,453.38 CAD.
From slope to shore, adapt to any adventure and any budget with the flexible, new Winnebago® Solis™. This camper van is designed so you and your family can take any adventure on, while featuring a classic rooftop extension so you can take everything in. Solis comes in under 20 feet long, making it very maneuverable but still powerful with a Ram ProMaster chassis.
Winnebago Travato 59K
The Travato® is the top-selling Camper Van in North America for a reason. Several reasons, actually. Energy and fuel-efficient systems make the most of the Travato’s ample power. And streamlined features are designed to keep you traveling even when the elements – and the road – are less than forgiving.