There are many types of camping cars. These are
generally known as recreational vehicles or RVs, as
these can be used for camping as well as other
The most luxurious and expensive type is the class A
motor home. These are modified trucks. Motor homes are
used for longer distances and for carrying a large
number of people.
The vehicle built on a commercial bus is just another
kind of RV. These vehicles offer larger space and
A campervan is a true camping car. Designed from a
typical van, this vehicle has a raised roof. Sometimes
in these vans, the backside is replaced with a coach
A combination of the van and the truck is the class C
motor home. The front side is like that of a
conventional van, while the rear is built on a chassis
of a truck.
They are also known as Cab-over?s, in which the roof
is raised over the top of the van. These mini-Motor
homes include a bed and some type of entertainment
Truck camper is another type of a camping car. This is
more like a small camping car which is built on a
This is mainly used by hunters and other jungle
travelers. The camping cars are also made by
connecting a folding trailer to the van.
The folding trailer is pulled by the van and has
sufficient storage space. A caravan is a bigger
version of a folding trailer. It is towed by a van and
also has larger space inside it.
The trailers and caravans are not exactly the mobile
homes. The extended storage compartments don?t include
the bathrooms, toilets and kitchens. One can only
store the equipment for camping and sometimes bicycles
and motorcycles too.