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Swift Esprit 2015: prices, pictures, weights and layouts

Find out all your need to know about the all-new Swift Esprit for 2015, including weights, layouts and prices here

The Swift Esprit for 2015 will appeal to a vast range of motorhomers

The Swift Esprit for 2015 will appeal to a vast range of motorhomers

BBC Top Gear trip down memory lane shows versatility of caravans... sort of

All aboard! Top Gear's caravan train proved somewhat problematic

In one of Top Gear's most memorable 'stunts', Richard Hammond et al show off what else caravans can do

Specialised Covers introduce new digital cutting technology for all motorhome and caravan covers

Specialised Covers' new digital technology is cutting edge

In a move set to increase precision and productivity, Specialised Covers in West Yorkshire has introduced digital cutting technology to ensure all covers are truly a cut above the rest

Layout updates to Swift Elegance and Sterling Continental for 2015

2015 heralds new updates for both the Sterling Continental and Swift Elegance

CaravanTimes paid a visit to the Swift HQ to find out more about what's new with the Swift Elegance and Sterling Continental ranges for 2015

Compass Corona wins at The Caravan Club's 2015 Design Awards

The 2015 version of the Compass Corona 576 has exciting new updates compared to the 2014 model

Newly relaunched caravan named best Large Family Caravan

Isle of Man to decide on future of caravanning

Is the Isle of Man skyline set to be dotted with caravans, or see caravans banned altogether?

Pros and cons of caravans on island heard by committee

John Shepherd replied to keith charteris's discussion 2015 caravans

"Hi Clive. The rear facing camera at the rear of the caravan will not give the required view as per my diagram. A rear facing camera will only supplement an already correct and LEGAL rearward view from the driver seat. I was contemplating changing to…"

3 hours ago
Clive Slade replied to keith charteris's discussion 2015 caravans

"Easy fix, a camera on the back of the van, and a monitor in the car, perfect rear view far exceeding the above example.I love the camera on our van, you have the nice steady car mirrors to keep an eye on the vehicle you are overtaking, and then as…"

3 hours ago
John Shepherd replied to keith charteris's discussion 2015 caravans

"Hi to Paul & Thomas. Now Now boys let us keep this totally 'On Topic'!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I will tell you what the towing of an 8' wide caravan is really all about. The legal requirements of Towing Mirrors - that is what it is…"

3 hours ago
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thomas turner replied to keith charteris's discussion 2015 caravans

"hi paul i could tell you but it wont be about caravans ha .ha cheers .tom"

6 hours ago
Paul Raden replied to keith charteris's discussion 2015 caravans

"What's the big deal about an extra six inches ! In a few years all the manufactures will be selling 8ft wide vans"

6 hours ago
thomas turner replied to Paul Gaynard's discussion Towing MPG

"hi i got a  merc  320 diesal i tow a baily 1400 kg  and i get 30 mpg towing and 44 solo great towcar cheers .tom "

8 hours ago
thomas turner replied to keith charteris's discussion 2015 caravans

"hi i think if i had a 8 ft wide van i would just use it abroad there got better roads then ours cheers .tom "

8 hours ago
thomas turner replied to Janice Williams's discussion Help to Sell my Caravan!

"hi janice have you sold that van yet only its the worst  time to sell a van can you hold out till march your have a better chance have  you tried gumtree . or auto trader cheers .tom"

8 hours ago
Janice Williams replied to Janice Williams's discussion Help to Sell my Caravan!

"I know Raymond! its right way up on my Laptop so why it twists when I put it on here I>ve no idea! lol"

9 hours ago
Raymond Wood replied to Janice Williams's discussion Help to Sell my Caravan!

"Janice, you had me baffled with photo 3 for a minute until I realised it was shown sideways."

15 hours ago
Raymond Wood replied to Paul Gaynard's discussion Towing MPG

"Mark, I know a few people have found that towing a gear down from top gives better fuel consumption with both five and six speed gear boxes.  The problem looks like most cars top gear is designed for maximum economy at nearer 70 than 60 so the…"

15 hours ago
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Mark Reece replied to Paul Gaynard's discussion Towing MPG

"My 2013 140bhp Diesel Passat averages 56mpg solo, which drops to 28mpg with the 1450kg Bailey Burgundy hanging off the back.. I have managed to get this down to 24mpg with a good headwind. The 2010 170bhp Diesel SEAT Exeo used to average 47mpg solo…"

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John Shepherd replied to Paul Gaynard's discussion Towing MPG

"Hi again Paul. I also left school (The John Hamilton Technical High School,Liverpool) a long time ago - indeed just before my 17th birthday in July 1962. I walked straight into job. The only On Board Computer that I ever had that I trusted was the…"

yesterday
Raymond Wood replied to keith charteris's discussion 2015 caravans

"Paul, I have gone backwards on width having swapped our Argente for a Quasar. The loss of 2 inches does seem to make towing easier and the caravan has enough room for us."

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Swift Caravans

Based in Hull, Swift are leaders in the caravan and motorhome

Best-selling caravan manufacturer with a group incorporating Sprite and Sterling brands

Bailey Caravans

The first ever Bailey caravan was produced in 1948 by Martin Bailey

One of the best known names in the industry, Bailey of Bristol is the oldest caravan manufacturer in the UK.

Elddis Caravans

Elddis caravans have been in production since 1964

Over the last fifty years Elddis has built up a reputation for building great value tourers and motorhomes.

Mocha Mila: Tantalising our taste buds

Step into Mocha Mila and revisit your sweet, sweet childhood

Mocha Mila cafe in Leicestershire certainly has a recipe for success

Caravans: doing their part to salvage the environment

Earth needs YOU: Despite many being unaware, caravanners are doing their bit to save the planet

Caravanning is not only a great way to holiday, but it's also doing wonders for the environment

Caravan and motorhome movie quiz

Take part in this movie quiz to see who's gonna do the washing up tonight

Take part in this fun movie quiz to see how many movies featuring caravans and motorhomes you can spot

Guide to caravanning and surfing in the UK

The UK coastline boasts beautiful caravan parks with a surfer's paradise to match

Here we give you our top five caravan site choices for some of the UK's best surf breaks

2015 caravans

just been reading about 2015 models in pc,one of the biggest changes excuse the pun...is buccaneer is going to 8fo...

Towing MPG

Hi All. I tow with a 2008 xtrail 173 bhp diesel my van being about 1356 laden weight and when towing I get about 2...

Help to Sell my Caravan!

Hi all, Its with great sadness that I have to sell my Caravan, My husband took a job just over a year ago (he prom...

opinions please

im in the market for a new twin dinette caravan ( grand daughter time! )  il spend up to 15k and know my towing li...

New Unicorn

Currently holidaying in the Lakes and parked next to a brand new Valencia, we've had a dose of wind and rain and t...

Can you use weight of loaded car?

Looking to change caravan but wanted to keep Audi A4. New one is 50kg heavier and I'm concerned. If I took 85% of ...

motorway etiquette...

after spending 6hours on m5/m42/m1..i.try to do 55/60 that way can keep 6th gear..but lorries also do 55/60...quit...

mondeo estate...140 or 163

any feedback on late model mondeo estates,fancy a titanium x...which is best 140 or 163...163 is harder to find th...

electricity costs

Hi allas more and more sites are using the metered electricity, is it the way forward to reduce our site pitch cos...

poor after sales At Wandahome Knottingley

Hi has anyone had any dealings with wandahome knottingley  I am absolutely disgusted in the lack of after sales se...