Given that it’s up for auction with a reserve price above the current $84,000 bid and can’t really be shipped outside the US, we’re not writing about this 1955 Airstream Flying Cloud to alert potential buyers, but rather just drawing your attention to the beautiful restoration it’s undergone.

Tl_extracted 1

Given that it’s up for auction with a reserve price above the current $84,000 bid and can’t really be shipped outside the US, we’re not writing about this 1955 Airstream Flying Cloud to alert potential buyers, but rather just drawing your attention to the beautiful restoration it’s undergone.

Tl_extracted 1

The 22-foot ‘van has been restored by Timeless Travel Trailers at the request of US clothing and fishing retailer Orvis, and has been fitted out with a hickory interior with aged oak flooring, copper sheeting and leather.

As the full spec list shows, the rest of the ‘van has been brought completely up to date too, and the whole thing meets current industry standards.

Tl_extracted 1

You can see a full selection of photos, including a 360° view, over at the Orvis site. And if you fancy making a bid, you’ll here’s the auction page

[Orvis]

Share with friends

Follow us on

Most recent caravan reviews

Xplore 422

£14,249

The Practical Caravan 2018 Xplore 422 review – 1 - The new-for-2018 Xplore 422 costs £14,249, £14,718 as tested (© Practical Caravan)
The Practical Caravan Adria Action 361 LT review – 1 - The Adria Action 361 LT should certainly stand out on site – and it has an MTPLM of just 1100kg (© Phil Russell/Practical Caravan)
The Practical Caravan Elddis Avanté 860 review – 1 - With an MTPLM of 1695kg, you'll need a big tow car to pull this new-for-2018 twin-axle tourer (© Practical Caravan)

Venus 570/4

£16,499

The Practical Caravan Venus 570/4 review – 1 - Tweaked for 2018, the Venus 570/4 is priced from £16,499 (© Practical Caravan)
The Practical Caravan Buccaneer Barracuda review – 1 - There are new graphics for the 2018-season range of Buccaneer caravans (© Phil Russell/Practical Caravan)
The Practical Caravan Knaus StarClass 480 review – 1 - The Knaus StarClass 480 has been ungraded for 2018 and is priced from £26,699 (© Andy Jenkinson/Practical Caravan)