Away in Winter: What are Auto-Trail motorhomes like to stay in during mid-Winter?

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Watch the video to find out Nick Harding's secret pasta sauce recipe

Away in Winter: What are Auto-Trail motorhomes like to stay in during mid-Winter?

Watch the video to find out Nick Harding's secret pasta sauce recipe
Watch the video to find out Nick Harding's secret pasta sauce recipe

Friday, 03, Mar 2017 04:14

by Daniel Cartwright

In the second part of our winter motorhoming series Nick Harding takes the CaravanTimes crew and there superb Auto-Trail motorhomes for a night on a remote Certified Location site in the second week of January.

With Nick in the Tracker RS and the crew in the Roller Team Pegaso 740 and the Tribute T-736, this test shows just how useable motorhomes are all year round and how fantastic winter motorhoming is with empty sites and fantastic locations.

Watch the video to find out Nick Harding's secret pasta sauce recipe, find out how the Auto-Trail, and Roller Team held up in freezing January conditions and finally did Nick stick to his Dry January challenge?

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