Type B Motorhome
Also commonly referred to as the van camper, the Type B motorhome is a cargo van that has been customized to include temporary sleeping, eating and bathroom facilities.Size: 16 to 21 feet. Cost:
- Average: $56,520
- Range: Most available from $35,000 to $65,000
- The Type B is most economical, versatile and maneuverableof the motorized RVs. The van camper is easily loaded and readied for any travel occassion and doubles as a second family vehicle or as a carpool for commuters.
- It is makes a fine towing vehicle and often used in tandem with a camping trailer — especially with a trailer that is not equipped with full bathroom facilities.
- The type B motorhome is narrower than other RVs because it utilizes the space within the existing van body. However, most are equipped with a raised roof, and sometimes dropped floors providing full stand-up room.
- With their compact size and many amenities, van campers can provide comfortable living space and essentials for couples and young families.