• Restored: Royale Tourcruiser
    Practical Caravan – Restored: Royale Tourcruiser – 1 - The Royale Tourcruiser was built on a strengthened chassis by B&B Trailers, later taken over by Al-Ko (© Andy Jenkinson/Practical Caravan)

    Vintage caravan enthusiasts don't get much more dedicated than serial-restorer Chris Lowery who, with wife Christine, has brought this Royale back to life

  • Can you tow a caravan with an Audi Q7?
    Practical Caravan – Can you tow a caravan with an Audi Q7? - When one reader was told he couldn't tow with his Audi Q7, he got in touch (© Phil Russell/Practical Caravan)

    Of course you can tow with a Q7, right? We all know what tow car might big SUVs have. But one reader found himself asking just that – find out why!

  • Vauxhall Crossland X: first drive
    Practical Caravan – Vauxhall Crossland X: first drive – 1 - The new Vauxhall Crossland X sits alongside the Mokka X and replaces the Meriva MPV, but offers more SUV-like styling (© Vauxhall/Practical Caravan)

    Calling micro-caravan and trailer-tent owners! Vauxhall's new SUV might be small, but being practical, well-specced and keenly priced, it's worth a look

  • Towing with a convertible?
    Practical Caravan – Towing with a convertible? – 1 - What tow car do you drive? We bet that for most of you it isn't a cabriolet – but can a drop-top be a viable, fun tow car? Read on! (© BMW/Practical Caravan)

    When choosing what tow car to buy next, a convertible is out of the question, right? Wrong! Our Motty explains why and embarks on a wistful test drive

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Swift Challenger 635

The Practical Caravan 2017 Swift Challenger 635 review – 1 - The four-berth, twin-axle Swift Challenger 635 is priced at £21,470 (£23,060 as tested) (© Phil Russell/Practical Caravan)
4.0 stars


Bailey Pegasus Genoa

The Practical Caravan Bailey Pegasus Genoa review – 1 - This 6.32m-long two-berth has an MTPLM of 1265kg, but can the baby in this range of Bailey caravans justify its price? (© Peter Baber/Practical Caravan)
3.5 stars


Coachman VIP 565

The Practical Caravan 2017 Coachman VIP 565 review – 1 - The VIP’s looks have stayed fairly constant since 2012, yet it remains a desirable luxury tourer – plus, the front gas locker door boasts double locks (© Phil Russell/Practical Caravan)
4.5 stars


Caravelair Antarès 476

The Practical Caravan Caravelair Antarès 476 review – 1 - The Caravelair Antarès 476's quirky, one 'eye' looks hint at the unusual layout inside – it has an MTPLM of 1200kg (© Phil Russell/Practical Caravan)
3.0 stars


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