BY Jim Bounds—Many people ask me, “Can you tow in a GMC Motorhome?” or “Are there any alternatives to towing a car, crossover, or Jeep?”. Those are very good questions and something I want to explore today.Continue reading #REHAB/RANCH: What Can You Tow with a GMC Motorhome?
Category: Chassis & Engine
#PRODUCT/REVIEW: A Monitoring System for Multiple RV Battery Banks
BY Marco Kathuria—The Philippi Battery Monitor BLS is a compact battery monitor for battery systems consisting of a 12/24 V starter battery and one or more 12/24 V house batteries connected in parallel. The 2.4″ TFT touch screen displays the current charging state of the entire battery system at a glance in our 1973 GMC Motorhome.Continue reading #PRODUCT/REVIEW: A Monitoring System for Multiple RV Battery Banks
#OVERLANDING/CAMPER: This Land Rover Defender Camper Recently Sold for US$82,000
BY Marco Kathuria—Bring a Trailer recently auctioned a unique Land Rover Defender Pickup for US$82,000. This classic British 4×4 has been converted in to an impressive camper equipped with everything you need to tackle the great outdoors.Continue reading #OVERLANDING/CAMPER: This Land Rover Defender Camper Recently Sold for US$82,000
#REHAB/RANCH: Guest Contributor, Jim Bounds, Video Publishing Schedule for November
BY Jim Bounds—Howdy Ranch Hands! I create two videos every Tuesday. I also post one video on Tuesday and one video on Thursday every week. Keep reading to see my video production and posting schedule for November 2021.Continue reading #REHAB/RANCH: Guest Contributor, Jim Bounds, Video Publishing Schedule for November
#ELECTRIC/RVNEWS: Manufacturer Unveils Electric RV Chassis Plans
By RVNews: Specialty vehicle manufacturer The Shyft Group unveiled plans to launch an all-electric chassis platform made to serve RVs and other markets.Continue reading #ELECTRIC/RVNEWS: Manufacturer Unveils Electric RV Chassis Plans
#ELECTRIC/CAMPER: The First Electric Camper Van Is around the Corner
BY JAY RAMEY: LEVC’s take on a European-style camper van, once represented here by the Volkswagen Westfalia and its descendants, is the VN5 e-Camper. The London Electric Vehicle Company revealed renderings of what such a model could look like after partnering with camping vehicle specialist Wellhouse Leisure, and it’s headed into production at the end of 2021.Continue reading #ELECTRIC/CAMPER: The First Electric Camper Van Is around the Corner
#ELECTRIC/EVNEWS: GreenPower Delivers Five EV Star Cab and Chassis to Forest River
BY Marco Kathuria: Forest River is the market share leader in cutaway buses, motorhomes, and other recreational vehicles, and will utilize the EV Star Cab and Chassis as part of their electrification strategy by building their top-tier body and integrating it with GreenPower’s purpose-built, zero-emission platform.Continue reading #ELECTRIC/EVNEWS: GreenPower Delivers Five EV Star Cab and Chassis to Forest River
#REHAB/RANCH: What’s the Best Way to Tow an RV that is Close to the Ground?
BY Jim Bounds: Many people ask me, “What is the best way to tow a GMC Motorhome?”. Thats a very good question in that the coach is so low to the ground. But this question is also relevant for any front-wheel drive campervan or rear-wheel drive RV that is also close to the ground.Continue reading #REHAB/RANCH: What’s the Best Way to Tow an RV that is Close to the Ground?