Low-cost alternative to the Volkswagen California

Ainring, 4th August 2016

The company Pössl from the Berchtesgadener land is actually known for classic motor homes based on the Fiat Ducato and Citroën jumper. With the new camp St, Pössl räubert for the first time in the segment of medium-sized camper vans à la VW California or Mercedes Marco Polo. The peculiarity of the camp ster is the multimedia functionality: you can use him as bike shuttle on the weekend, as seven-seater for the extended family, as Umzugsmobil and also as campers for the great holiday tour.

Aufstelldach with large window

The short version of the Citroën Spacetourer serves as the basis for the camp St, measures the 4.95 meters. To use the standard folding roof for camping. Also, the vehicle remains tiefgaragen - and car park suitable for: 1.99 meters height are just nine centimetres longer than that of the normal Spacetourer. Under the umbrella of installation developed by the SCA camping roof specialists, there is a nearly 2.00 times 1.20 metre roof bed. Front you can check through a large, ascending zip cash window weather location and views. On the ground floor of the camp service has a two-seat rear bench seat, which is can be fixed in the original bottom rails of the Spacetourer. It can convert to a bed (1.95 x 1.15 m). While one is asleep on the flat backs set to, not on the uneven surface of the seat. Driver and front passenger seats rotate back, which results in a group of four seating around the folding table.

Kitchen block, seats in

Back there is a sliding door on the right side as standard, optionally a further on the left hand side is found. In addition to the seating area, the kitchen block is with stove and sink. The Clou: The sliding door on the left side the complete kitchen unit can be remove and replace it by a three - seat bench. When the extended family to the trip, so seven full-fledged seats can be used. Who better to be a three - or four-seater with cycling friends in the mountains drives, provides the bikes back next to the kitchen. In addition there remains room for a seat or two seats in a row.

Much cheaper than a VW California

In addition to the variability of the camp service has an additional advantage: the price. Here remains Pössl significantly under the Campingmobil of Volkswagen. While you'll pay for the cheapest VW California over 42,000 euros (without kitchen), there's the camp service from 37.999 euros. The engine includes all four Spacetourer diesel: 1.6 BlueHDi with 95 HP, as well as 2.0 BlueHDi with 115, you can the new camping bus 150 or 180 PS. live initially at the caravan survey Salon (27 August to 4th September 2016) in Düsseldorf, at the dealer, he is from spring 2017.(sl)