Author Archives: Michael Wendell

Mercedes-Benz Unimog U4000 by Bocklet

Back in 2010, Mercedes-Benz prepared this expedition camper for the annual Abenteuer & Allrad show in Bad Kissingen, in conjunction with specialist truck and camper shop Bocklet Fahrzeugbau in Koblenz. Based on the Unimog u4000, the vehicle had an advertised price of €248,300 ($307,296 USD). It’s a gorgeous piece of kit, and almost all of the credit goes with … Continue reading »

Categories: Bocklet Fahrzeugbau, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Nice Looking 1989 Iveco Magirus Cabover AWD Camper

Here’s a nice looking Iveco Magirus 110-17 all wheel drive camper with a Zeppelin camper box that popped up recently on eBay Germany. The Iveco Magirus chassis features a 169 horsepower, air-cooled Deutz 6 cylinder turbo, full time AWD, and longitudinal and transverse differential locks. Since it’s listed as an Iveco Magirus, not a regular … Continue reading »

Categories: Custom, Iveco, Iveco Magirus, Zeppelin Mobile Systeme GMBH | 1 Comment

1981 Unimog U1700L Camper in Daun, Germany

This one keeps popping up on eBay with a listing price of €49,980 ($62,669.92 USD), with no reserve and no bids. It was professionally converted by Friedl & Webber Camp OEG in Graz, Austria, and sleeps 4. The seller claims that the rig was virtually rebuilt from the ground up during the conversion in 2006-2007, … Continue reading »

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Camping in the Bremach Xtreme 4×4 Van

While I’ve seen pictures of the new Bremach T-Rex, I really didn’t know anything about the company or their previous vehicles until today. The Bremach X4, and Xtreme are 3.5 ton off-road trucks, available in a multitude of industrial versions, including the great-looking van body shown here. The van seems to be around the same size … Continue reading »

Categories: Bremach, Class B - Van | 2 Comments

1972 Hanomag AL28 Project

I often think that the ideal expedition camper should be, above all, inconspicuous. I love seeing these amazing custom crafted rigs costing hundreds of thousands of dollars, but to display that level of wealth when traveling to areas of the world where the average yearly income wouldn’t even buy one of your spare tires is … Continue reading »

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