Weird Concept Pushes the RV Design Envelope

May 20, 2010 by · Comments Off on Weird Concept Pushes the RV Design Envelope 

Concept Caravan 1Russ and Tina De Maris supplied this latest example of “Weird RVs” from their aptly named blog What do you think?

If the traditional RV manufacturing industry suffered through the last economic downturn, how will the new thinkers fare in the future? Robert Williams, a United Kingdom designer rolls out his concept called forfreedom, that meshes a fuel-efficient auto with a not-so-traditional fifth-wheel “caravan,” as they call them across the pond.Concept Caravan 2 Williams’ concept not only tows along with the car (which is detachable) but it also breaks open at center, pivoting open to allow nature to flow in. Critics suggest that not only will fresh air find its way into the trailer, so will bugs. Be that as it may, it is an interesting looking affair, to say the least.

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