Since the pandemic, luxury RVs have gained popularity for vacation travel and full-time living. These high-end homes on wheels offer more comfort and amenities than regular RVs, with spacious floor plans, pro-quality appliances, plush furniture, high-end materials and finishes, and smart capabilities. Luxury RVs can be any type of vehicle, from travel trailers to mobile homes, and their prices range from $40,000 to over $1.5 million.
Electric Campervans and Motorhomes: The Future of RVing
Electric drivetrains present unique challenges for RVing, particularly for Class A motorhomes, which require giant battery packs, making them expensive. Electric trucks have the potential to revolutionize the industry, but the lack of DC rapid charging stations in rural areas and the significant range drop when towing make long trips challenging.
Overcoming the EV Towing Problem
A couple found a solution to the EV towing problem by choosing a small and lightweight Aliner Scout popup camper. The camper caused their Bolt’s range to drop by 30%, but they were still able to travel 150 miles without too much anxiety. They went on a 1,000-mile trip over eight days, exploring four states, and only needed to stop for rapid charging once or twice on the days when they had to drive more.
Plugboats Directories: A Comprehensive Guide to Electric Boating
The Plugboats Directories of Electric Boat and Boating Suppliers lists over 625 companies worldwide, offering information about electric boats, motors, outboards, inboards, pods, saildrives, batteries, chargers, accessories, rentals, and charters. The directories can be searched by product or service, business type, and country, making it a valuable resource for those interested in electric boating.
Alef Aeronautics Model A: The Flying Car of the Future
The Alef Aeronautics Model A is a flying car that can take off vertically and transform into flight mode. With no wings or propellers, it uses eight spinning propellers attached to a gimbaled cabin. The Model A has 200 miles of electric driving range and 110 miles of range when flying. Its bodywork consists mostly of an open mesh, and it features triple to octuple redundancy of all key components and real-time diagnostics for safety. The vehicle can detect and avoid obstacles, glide to a controlled landing, and comes with a full-vehicle parachute. Pre-sales are available now, with deliveries expected to start in 2025.