hymer visionventure concept is the future of camper vans

hymer visionventure concept is the future of camper vans

german motorhome and caravan manufacturer hymer reveals its visionventure camper van concept. the model imagines van life in the future, but not that far into the future – in the year 2025 to be precise. the concept is based on the latest mercedes-benz sprinter and has the features of a small luxury apartment.

images courtesy of hymer



the camper spans over two floors with an interior featuring warm bamboo, gray felt, and leather. upstairs, a two-person bed is integrated into a pneumatically-operated pop-top that opens up to form a small balcony. below, a main living area boats a kitchen and a transforming bathroom featuring a rolling wall and rotating vanity sink to create a separate rain shower.



the living area is located at the back of the camper where two white sofas and a fold-out table form a dining area. panoramic and large side windows open to the outdoors while the rear door also folds to create a rear deck—complete with slide-out electric grill. to make the most of space, hymer has optimized the proportions of the sprinter chassis redesigning the a-pillars, hood, and windshield of the vehicle.



the visionventure’s full technical specifications remain unknown for now and hymer hasn’t announced plans to bring the visionventure to production. there is still a few years before 2025 though.


project info


company: hymer

model: visionventure

status: concept

  • I have had Motorhomes before and had to compromise with finishes designed for aged populations, conservative tastes of caravan manufacturers and no thought for the needs of others….and yet here it is a thoughtfully laid out, sumptuous textures, connection with the outside (isn’t that why we travel) and a sense that passers by may even want one! I have been looking at smaller vans like the iconic California and Marco Polo but would put this on my test list in two years when I retire. Why’s wait until 2025? Will it be electric? Great work guys!

    Steve Bennett says:
  • Beautiful, love the back deck. The bathroom is fantastic. The Staircase design, very creative. Look forward to seeing anything close to this on the market.

    Matthew Serhus says:
  • From what I see, this is a winner. Love the layout. Woyld live to receive more information.

    B. E. R-Wolford says:
  • I’d like one next week please, it’s perfect.

    David says:
  • the interior design looks superb! but will this be all electric vehicle? It should be…

    Kasia says:
  • Oh boy… some people focus on the optics of food forgetting about the calories. I see a nicely finished interior that is unusable in many parts of the country. Camp in humid Louisiana with the only opening windows up forward. Camp in the North Woods where mosquitoes will have you for lunch. Travel to the beautiful Maritimes – during Black Fly season or rainy Cape Breton. Wonderful seashores along the Eastcoast require you have a standalone screen tent so you do not simply bang knees all day stuck in a very small cabin because of the biting flies.

    Oh ya, did you know – you often need reservations a year in advance in some of the more desirable places? …without getting stuck like packed sardines 30 miles in the boonies. What? …you thought all those campers you already see on the road are going you let you in first ‘because you have good taste’?


    Jimmy Xi says:
  • nice to see someone thinking past the typical cheesy finishes and fixtures found in most campers – the boat industry has done it occasionally it’s about time the RV does as well

    the biggest flaw however is the one that’s common with self propelled RVs – once you park it somewhere you’re trapped unless you tow another vehicle that allows you freedom to move about in an agile manner other than on foot

    dbkii says:
  • @ Jimmi Xi
    Thats what I call small minded! Wring about “THE” country as if there would be only one country in the world, and meaning only the USA. designboom is from Milan, Italy, the manufactorer Hymer is from Germany. That thing will be sold all over the world, to somebody to whom it migt fit better.

    Claus says:
  • Love it. But would I be able to afford it? Any idea of price?

    Leslee says:
  • Flyscreens -imperative! Scotland, Scandinavia and Spain for starters.
    Lovely idea but for someone who has spent 3 years travelling Europe in a small Hymer, I would hope that their know how would fix the designers impractical dreams.

    Forkbeard says:

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