2017 Swift Basecamp crossover caravan review

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  1. Charlie Werner says:

    I have a Tab 320 and my wife and I just love it. It is so easy to tow and I believe it holds the world record for fastest towed caravan. Having looked at the Swift Base Camp I am very tempted but I will stick with our Tab for the moment.

  2. D.miller says:

    We love it’s unique style and practicality.in my opinion,doesn’t look like you are towing your living room about with you!
    Rear entry door means easy access for bikes etc.
    Has everything we could require in a lightweight van,and that awesome awning!
    Have ordered one due in Spring 2018..can’t wait.

    • Thanks for the comment D Miller. It’s great to hear from a Basecamp buyer – we had a really good look around the model at Swift’s launch event last year and thought it was very innovative. We loved the specially designed awning too as added so much more living space. Hope you have lots of fun in it when it arrives.

  3. J&R says:

    We are about to take ownership of the Basecamp ,been a motor home fanatic till we saw this and changed our minds so hears to a hot summer

  4. For durability & build quality, ease of towing. A real icon & a master at holding it’s price. Being a much sort after easy to tow caravan then you wouldn’t go far wrong in choosing an Eriba touring. Lots of different models to choose from.

  5. Ron says:

    Thank you for your help it really is becoming a problem for us educated in a different age. Thankfully the USA is still using imperial unlike the BBC website.

  6. Ron says:

    As I am an old English man I was educated in Imperial measurements so most of this is sadly lacking in a language I understand. Shame as I own an Ariva and this may have been worth looking at.

  7. Ron McCartan says:

    Is there the facility to upgrade the payload in the Basecamp Plus

  8. Can anyone recommend something similar – light to tow, 2/3 berth, toilet, shower , heating, electrics
    We have a Honda CR-V automatic 2006 and need something lightweight

  9. Andy says:

    £16k seems a lot of money when you compare it against a folding camper or something second hand.

  10. GARY OSBORNE says:

    Nice to see something different, but it’s still huge compared to a Go-Pod & twice the price too !

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