Benimar Tessoro Part 1: The 483 Full Test

At CaravanTimes we recently had a Benimar Tessoro 483 on test for a couple of weeks. We have done just over 2000 miles in the Tessoro and tested in various ways - as you will find out in our inspiration features coming up. But before we give you some ideas of where and why you should use a motorhome like the Tessoro we wanted to bring some information on the Tessoro range and the very interesting 483.

The Tessoro 483 is built on a 170BHP Ford

The Tessoro 483 is built on a 170BHP Ford

Swift Basecamp Awarded Red Dot Design Award

Apple, Ferrari, Porsche, Sony and ...Swift? What do the above eminent brands all have in common? Well they're all 2018 recipients of the prestigious Red Dot Design Award.

Introducing the all-new Swift Conqueror and Sterling Elite ranges for 2016

CaravanTimes went along to Swift to take a look at the new 2016 Swift Conqueror and Sterling Elite ranges. Watch on to see what we found out

2016 Buccaneer Clipper range unveiled in new video

Take a look inside the Buccaneer Clipper in this new video

Take a ride on the Buccaneer Clipper tour in this latest video

The Basecamp has turned more than just caravanners heads.

The Basecamp has turned more than just caravanners heads.

Motorhome & Caravan Show kicks-off without a hitch

The largest show in the nation's caravan calendar has opened its doors and BBC presenter Matt Allwright has been telling us why he has joined The Caravan Club

VIDEO: a glimpse at the new Benimar Mileo 313

Benimar Mileo 313

The Benimar Mileo 313 is one of three family vans produced by the Spanish manufacturers and it certainly packs a lot in to its six metre long frame.

Check out the new Benimar Mileo 231

Benimar Mileo 231

The team have been down to check out the new Benimar Mileo 231 analysing its key features and design

Matt Allwright

Matt Allwright

TravelWorld sets the bar for handover and safety on new and used motorhomes

Raising the bar: TravelWorld's handover process and safety checks leave little to be desired

CaravanTimes visits TravelWorld in Shropshire to find out more about the dealership's stringent safety checks and handover processes

Caravan or Foldavan? Take your pick

Three mode Foldavan brings the best of bikes and caravans together

Gain inspiration and advice at the Motorhome and Caravan Show 2014

A surplus of knowledge, advice and inspiration awaits at this year's Motorhome and Caravan Show

This year's Motorhome and Caravan Show at the NEC promises to be many things, including inspirational

CRiS check a second hand caravan before committing to buy...

CaravanTimes speaks to the Central Registration and Identification Scheme (CRiS), detailing the importance of registering with the scheme.

A Visit to Knaresborough With The Auto-Sleeper Symbol

Knaresborough & The Symbol, the perfect weekend getaway

Last week we brought you a taste of Auto-Sleeper's Symbol. Well our very own Bill Coleman put it through it's paces with a trip to the Knaresborough Caravan and Motorhome club site.

Tornado strikes campsite on Pacific volcano

tornado dust devil on campsite

Dust devil tornado wrecks havoc on a campsite in a volcanic crater on the isle of Vanuatu in the Pacific Ocean

Putting the Bailey Approach Advance to the test in the Austrian Alps for Bailey Snow Season

Just how did Bailey's Advance Approach cope with everything to Austrian Alps had to throw at it?

CaravanTimes puts Bailey's all-weather Approach Advance through its paces on the slopes in our latest video

The Caravan Club announces Birmingham as the 'caravan capital' of the UK in new video

The Caravan Club's Harvey Alexander speaks on the importance of Birmingham to the caravan industry

The Caravan Club highlights the importance of the West Midlands to the leisure industry at the Caravan, Camping & Motorhome Show 2016

Benimar Tessoro Part 1: The 483 Full Test

At CaravanTimes we recently had a Benimar Tessoro 483 on test for a couple of weeks. We have done just over 2000 miles in the Tessoro and tested in various ways - as you will find out in our inspiration features coming up. But before we give you some ideas of where and why you should use a motorhome like the Tessoro we wanted to bring some information on the Tessoro range and the very interesting 483.

CAMC Design Award Winner - Micro Motorhome - Wellhouse Leisure Toyota Proace Lerina

Micro Motorhomes are becoming more and more popular, but here's the one to beat

Wellhouse leisure picked up the award the same day they became part of Lunar Campers group. The lerina isn't an obvious choice for a camper but the wellhouse leisure team have done some really innovative stuff to make it work superbly.

CAMC Design Award Winner - Coachbuild over 65K - GB iCruiser Swift Escape 664

See what the Coachbuilt GB team had to say about their win

Back in February, at the Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show at the NEC, the Caravan and Motorhome Club held their annual 'Motorhome Design Awards'. The awards celebrate the variety of makes and models of the motorhome industry

The Tessoro 483 is built on a 170BHP Ford

The Tessoro 483 is built on a 170BHP Ford

Introducing Swift Command for 2016

Check out our video above to find out what Swift Command can do

Swift Command heralds new era in caravanning technology

Servicing your caravan mover the easy way with Powrwheel

Even caravan movers need a little bit of TLC. Watch above to find out how

Check out our latest video to see just how easy it is to service your caravan mover with Powrwheel

Alan Buckwell From Marquis Talks Buying At The NEC

Visit the Marquis team this week at the NEC to get expert help on all your touring needs

Buying at the show is one of the main reason tens of thousands of people travel from all over the UK to visit the NEC. With so much on off and so many different types of touring homes to choose from which is the right one for you?

Motorhome & Caravan Show Special: Buying Local With Auto-Sleeper

Autosleeper's own Dave Williams encourages us to buy locally

We were fortunate enough to get some facetime with the sales director of the Auto-Sleeper dealer network David Williams. He gave us his expert advice on the benefits and advantages of buying your new home from your local dealer.