Swift 2018

Overall length6.54mOverall width2.23mOverall height--Axle--


Swift Caravans Elegance 480, 2 Berth, (2018) Touring Caravans for sale

Number of Axles
Internal Length (at bed box height)
4.98m / 16'4"
Overall Width#
2.26m / 7'5"
Overall Height (inc. TV Aerial)#
2.61m / 8'7"
Maximum Internal Headroom
1.95m / 6'5"
Overall Length#
6.54m / 21'5"
Awning A/A Dimension
9.01m / 29'7"
Mass in Running Order (inc. tolerance)
1444kg / 28.4cwt* Maximum Technical Permissible Laden Mass
1570kg / 30.9cwt* Total User Payload
126kg / 2.5cwt
Personal Effects Payload
126kg / 2.5cwt
Tyre Size
195/70 R15C 104R
Thermal Insulation Grade
Front Double
198cm x 178cm / 6'6" x 5'10"
Or Front Nearside Single
188cm x 67cm / 6'2" x 2'2"
And Front Offside Single
178cm x 67cm / 5'10" x 2'2"

Interior Features
* 1.95m (6'5") headroom
* Panoramic front sunroof
* Zimba' soft furnishing scheme
* 'Aralie Sen' woodgrain with contemporary colouring
* New Gloss upper locker doors with chrome inlay
* Positive overhead locker catches for secure storage on the move
* Overhead locker doors with injection moulded space frame construction
* Chrome effect handles, sockets and switches
* Two scatter cushions
* Two bolster arms either side of front chest
* Twin curtain track for improved hanging and ease of use
* Sectioned removable carpets for flexibility
* 'French Oak' effect, high impact, scratch resistant floor lino
* New Swift AirWave bedding for greater seating and sleeping comfort
* Beech slat seat and bed bases with sprung hinged tops for extra comfort and easy access
* Seat bases with spaceframe construction, full front access and space for larger items
* Bed make-up system with slats retained on track (Mid bed uses the table)
* Exclusive Duvalay Duvalite mattress with lightweight memory fibre technology - hypoallergenic, excellent pressure relief, dustmite resistant and 100% recyclable (fixed bed models only)
* Fixed beds with aluminium bed frames to maximise strength and storage space
* Areas under beds and seats and washroom areas warmed by Truma blown air system and underfloor ducting insulated to minimise heat loss
* Front chest of drawers with convenient slide-out extending top
* Large dining table for full-size place settings
* Granite effect kitchen sink
* New Removable drainer and food grade nylon chopping board nestle together for easy storage in dedicated location
* Kitchen worktop extensions (except 530 & 640 models)
* New Kitchen laminate splashback
* Two cutlery drawers on smooth-action steel runners, one above fridge
* Two pull-out wire baskets in kitchen cupboard
* Midi-Heki roof window with flynet and adjustable concertina blind
* Door flyscreen with easy concertina action
* Cassette flyscreens and blinds on all windows
* Multi-directional clear roof lights in kitchens, bedrooms and washrooms
* Seat and backrest ventilation boards
* Retained embroidered entrance mat
* Lined washroom cubicle in all separate washrooms (Except 510
* Thick washroom doors with domestic style locks and handles
* Shower bi-fold door retained on track for improved access (Except 510, 590 & 640)
* New Swivel spout vanity taps for improved use
* New 'Loretta' Soft furnishings scheme
* New Gloss upper locker doors with Smoked Oak inlay
* New Increased internal space offers long front beds with bolster cushions that remain in place and double as headboard (except 'L' lounge 630 model)
* Wider panoramic front sunroof
* New Thermoformed seat and backrest ventilation boards with bevelled back for better cushion angle and heating performance
* New Cast foam bedding for improved comfort and durability
* New Fixed bolsters either side of front chest with integrated rear heating vents (except 'L' lounge 630 model)
* New Integrated locker coving system throughout to carry cable routings
* New FENIX NTM kitchen worktops (resistant to scratches, hygienic and easy to clean) and underslung stainless steel sink
* Kitchen work top extensions (except 530)
* Midi Heki over fixed beds
* Pleated blinds and fly nets to all windows
* Sectioned removable wear resistant harewood quality carpet
* Access flaps in fixed bed surrounds and day seat ends
* New Kitchen drawer runners for smooth operation
* Luxury curtains with full width fabric on all side and centre front windows
* New Folding washroom ceiling mounted garment hanging rail (except 560 & 650)
* Fabric blinds to washroom window (model specific
* New Front shelf mounted spirit level that can be viewed through front window for quick and easy van levelling
* New Part Leather/SwiftShield soft furnishing scheme
* Additional background lighting to panoramic sunroof and front 'A' pillars
* Curved upper locker doors in high gloss 'Aralie Sen' wood grain with new Smoked Oak effect inlay and matt white doors to kitchen area
* Gloss finish to front chest of drawers
* Lightweight, strong composite furniture construction
* Soft close hinges to specific lower doors with positive catches for secure storage
* Cocktail cabinet with glass and bottle holders, mirror and LED lighting
* Luxury curtains with full width fabric on all side and centre front windows complemented by fabric covered wall pads
* High quality luxury 58oz carpet laid in sections for easy removability
* Deep fully padded headboard to fixed bed
* Fabric covered vent boards adjoining fixed beds
* HI-MACS natural acrylic stone solid kitchen work surface with work top extension flap
* Mini and Midi Heki clear skylights to lounge and bedroom compartments
* Space saving sliding wardrobe door (model specific)
* Decorative inlay to washroom door (model specific)
Exterior Features
* European Whole Vehicle Type Approval ensures compliance with strict weight, dimension and safety regulations
* EN1645 Grade 3 classification for heating and thermal insulation
* Overall body width 2.23m/7'4"
* AL-KO galvanised steel chassis with Euro-axle
* Enhanced SMART Plus construction with Strong, moisture proof 'PURe' Polyurethane timberless framed body and new 44mm 'sandwich' floor construction with GRP outer skin, ply upper and high rigidity Styrofoam core
* 25mm 'sandwich' sidewall construction with polystyrene insulation core and marine grade aluminium outer
* New Stylish graphics scheme
* New Sweeping GRP front panel with triple flush fitting windows, panoramic sunroof and LED front marker lights
* New Wide access gas locker door with single lever three point locking
* New One piece rear GRP panel with exclusive LED light clusters which provide better visibility in poor weather
* New LED side marker running lights
* AL-KO Euro overrun device with two-way assisted handbrake
* Scorpion' alloy wheels
* Steel spare wheel
* Higher tyre rating - a load margin is included in the tyre specifications
* Shock absorbers for a smoother towing experience
* Semi-recessed body colour awning rail both sides
* Step-on hitch cover for easy cleaning of front windows
* 13-pin 'Jaeger' 12V car connector
* Bulkhead mounted regulator suitable for use with either propane or butane bottles
* New Flusher fitting fully double-glazed opening windows (no single-glazed cold areas)
* LED awning light
* Exterior one-piece door with interior moulded liner, window with blind and bin with dustpan and brush
* Exterior access battery box with mains electric inlet (battery not included
* Aerial point in battery box for portable satellite dish connection
* Entrance step
* Rain guards
* New Fixing bars for optional Thule rear mounted two cycle rack
* New Unique highly aerodynamic exterior bodyshell
* New Curved GRP front panel with large sunroof and LED front marker lights
* New Wide access gas locker door with single lever three point locking
* New Curved rear panel with exclusive LED light clusters which provide better visibility in poor weather
* New SMART HT construction - Totally timberless bodyshell with patent pending elements and Hi-Tech components
* New GRP inner and outer skins to all panels including the floor
* New Patent pending 5 layer composite floor
* New Patent pending aluminium and SRIM corner jointing system
* New Patented cold bridge located within the aluminium side framing to prevent condensation
* New 2.26m (7'5") overall width
* New Flush fitting streamlined awning channel
* New Flush fitting one piece exterior door with magnetic stay, window and internal bin
* External service doors (access under nearside front bed and fixed beds)
* New Surface mounted impact resistant skirt system
* Wheel arches insulated with high density foam to prevent cold spots in storage areas
* Heavy duty corner steadies
* BBQ point
* New Stylish graphics scheme
* External 230V socket
* Key fob control to LED awning light with red alarm active indicator
* Graphite step on hitch and lower front and rear valance
* External shower point
* AL-KO side-mounted jack
* Spare wheel on underslung carrier


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