Every year, RV manufacturers compete with each other to bring improvements and next-level advancements on RVs. The best of their innovation is showcased to the RV industry each year, in Louisville, KY.  There, RV industry analysts, stakeholders, and RV dealers …

  • Carefully examine
  • Painstakingly select and 
  • Formally recognize the best-of-the-best new innovative developments in RVs.

“Top RV Debut” Profiles:

Over the next couple of weeks, we will take RV shoppers inside this year’s Top RV Debuts as crowned by RVBusiness.com, an industry-insider, bi-monthly publication.    

And this year’s winner is …

“RV of the Year” — 2017 Airstream Basecamp

Originally launched in 2007, just before the great economic downturn, the Airstream Basecamp is back in 2017 with enough styling, embellishments and “coolness” to win the coveted prize — RV of the Year!

The Airstream Basecamp – voted ‘2017 RV of the Year’ by RV Business magazine.


16 ft. 3 in. in length, the Basecamp is said to be able to tote your “human-powered” toys and accessories:  bikes, kayaks and fishing poles.  Convenient side and back doors are great for accessing different items and areas in this compact and quaint little RV.


It has a very functional forward galley with optional microwave.


Plus a great view from the kitchen through the opaque front windows!


Here’s a photo that gives you a better look at the lovely interior, back to front.


Also, you can consider accessorizing your gorgeous new Airstream Basecamp!  Here’s a look at one of the optional tent and canopy accessories which is available to increase your sheltered living area.


Other features include:

  • Full wet bath
  • Truma Combi Eco-Plus heating system
  • Wireless Bose Bluetooth speakers
  • USB ports
  • LED lighting
  • Heated underbelly and heated holding tanks

Find all Airstream Basecamps for sale on RVT.com.

Shop all NEW Travel Trailers under 20 ft.

Shop all PRE-OWNED Travel Trailers under 20 ft.

Shop all Travel Trailers $35,000 to $45,000

Stay tuned for more 2017 Top RV Debuts in the coming weeks!


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