Motorhomes That Set The Tone for 2022

Largest RV Show in the world, the Florida RV SuperShow is underway for 2022. It is a must-see event for enthusiasts as you can find nearly every major RV manufacturer here with different size and class RV models. And there are also new prototype RVs on display that will get you dreaming big! There are about 400 exhibitors at the show this year, with various motorhomes, accessories, and amenities that as a fanatic you’d want to know about. If you are an RVer or interested in RVing, we are listing the best RV releases from the show for your reference below”

Winnebago e-RV

Winnebago Industries has revealed the e-RV, the first all-electric zero emission motorhome concept at the 2022 Florida RV SuperShow. Developed over two years, it features an advanced electrical power system by Colorado’s Lightning eMotors. Its 350-volt DC architecture supports the water heater and air conditioner with a heat pump, while 110-V AC power is consumed for the induction cooktop and the fridge.

Key Features

  • 125 miles range
  • 86-kWh battery
  • 45-minute charge time
  • Galley kitchen
  • Bathroom with toilet

According to the company, the onboard 86-kilowatt-hour battery package allows for up to 125 miles of range while also fulfilling other power needs of the coach. The charging time is around 45-minutes at high-current charging stations. There is an integrated control system complete with a display to easily keep an eye on all appliances and systems of the all-electric motorhome. You can monitor the control systems through a tablet or smartphone app.

winnebago e-rv

Image: Winnebago

winnebago electric rv

Image: Winnebago

eStream Concept by THOR Industries

US-based THOR Industries has launched this electric RV concept, named Airstream eStream at the SuperShow. It is built on an electric chassis co-developed with Roush. The battery-powered electric drivetrain with independent motors and lithium-ion batteries boosts fuel economy and increases the range.

THOR has partnered up with ZF and its own European subsidiary Erwin Hymer Group to develop the technology in order to extend the range of towing. This motorhome also includes range extending technologies like integrated fuel cell components that enable a range of up to 300 miles.

Key Features

  • Easy power monitoring and management
  • Controlled using remote control
  • Transparent floor panel
  • Range of up to 300 miles

Its clean roofline and sleek aerodynamics also reduce wind resistance and make it possible to go farther. There is also a solar array to provide power backup. The eStream can be plugged into the home’s grid and even used as a backup generator, while the available power, its consumption, and the vehicle’s range can all be tracked through digital tools such as a mobile app. Interestingly, this electric RV can even be maneuvered with a provided remote control effortlessly.

airstream estream concept by thor industries

Image: THOR Industries

airstream estream concept by thor industries

Image: THOR Industries

Vision Vehicle Concept by THOR Industries

THOR Industries has launched another electric RV concept at the show. Powered by a high-capacity battery pack and integrated fuel cell, it offers a range of up to 300 miles. The Vision Vehicle RV features a central display that makes trip planning easy. Inhabitants can get useful information about the route like charging stations, tourist places, and places to stay. It also allows monitoring power and controlling house functions. There are solar panels on the roof to make off-grid camping possible.

Key Features

  • 300 miles range
  • Power management through digital tools (mobile app and intuitive touch display)
  • Smart home experience

The interior space is designed with comfort and convenience in mind. There are a plenty of advanced features like voice control, retractable TV, and integrated digital cockpit within. This electric RV is designed for a connected traveling experience direct from the driving seat.

vision vehicle concept by thor industries

Image: THOR Industries

vision vehicle concept by thor industries

Image: THOR Industries

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Ember RV Overland Series 191MDB

Ember is a newcomer in the RV industry that has nonetheless impressed with its space-savvy floor plan and advanced features. The startup showcased its 191MDB model travel trailer at the 2022 Florida RV SuperShow. A small family of 5-8 persons can camp together in this trailer. The double over double bunk beds are perfect to sleep kids or guests while there is a Murphy bed with skylight in main bedroom. 

Key Features

  • Sleeps 5-8 persons
  • 5,550 lbs gross weight capacity
  • Flush toilet
  • Outdoor kitchen
  • Outdoor shower

The dinette space with sleeper sofa and removable table is creatively tucked into the space. There is also an outside kitchen with fridge and an optional griddle. It also includes fresh, gray and black water tanks. Measuring 22’6”L x 10’4”H x 7’6”W, this trailer with CURT independent suspension provides an amazing ride while the 5-sided aluminum frame construction ensures durability!

ember rv overland series 191mdb

Image: Ember RV

ember rv overland series 191mdb

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Palomino Backpack Truck Camper with Fold-Out Deck (HS-2912)

Palomino RV first debuted the Palomino HS-2912 last year before putting it up for the world to see at the RV SuperShow. The company has grown in stature as an RV manufacturer that provides the best value in the marketplace which is apparent with this 20-foot truck camper featuring a large pull-down rear patio and an entertainment system with a television and refrigerator outside.

Key Features

  • Sleeps four
  • Outdoor entertainment system

There are two doors to enter the camper featuring a kitchen and living area in the center and a bathroom in the rear. This camper makes good use of the available space and includes amenities needed for on-the-road living.

palomino backpack truck camper with fold-out deck (hs-2912)

Image: Palomino

palomino backpack truck camper with fold-out deck (hs-2912)

Image: Palomino