the living vehicle 2020 is a net-zero luxury apartment in an aluminum shell
 

the living vehicle 2020 is a net-zero luxury apartment in an aluminum shell

santa barbara-based living vehicle has designed an off-the-grid camper for full-time living. the trailer sleeps up to 6 and intends to be a net-zero vehicle with no water or waste out. it runs on an automotive-grade lithium battery system and 200 percent more solar power than its previous model.

the living vehicle 2020 is a net-zero luxury apartment in an aluminum shell

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the updated living vehicle sports a redesigned shell made entirely from 100% aluminum. no wood was used in the construction of the structure and chassis, frame, interior and exterior skin, subfloor and all cabinets are fashioned from the material.

the living vehicle 2020 is a net-zero luxury apartment in an aluminum shell

 

 

inside the 28-foot trailer features a combined dining and lounge area with an abundance of clever space solutions and amenities that give it the feel of a luxury studio apartment. firstly, the indoors can be extended with a fully integrated self-supporting deck that is rated for 1,500 pounds and is big enough to cook, lounge, or do yoga.

the living vehicle 2020 is a net-zero luxury apartment in an aluminum shell

 

 

facing the deck, the kitchen features an all-electric solar refrigerator, dishwasher, pull-out microwave, and the option for a stainless steel dishwasher and a three-burner oven cooktop. there is also a removable cooking island that can be placed outside and an optional stainless steel BBQ.

the living vehicle 2020 is a net-zero luxury apartment in an aluminum shell

 

 

the LV maximizes on natural light, blurring the distinction between interior and exterior space with oversized windows, skylights, and eight-foot sliding glass doors. in the bathroom, a tall walnut shower area measures 36″ x 36″, featuring an airy skylight to let the users bathe in natural light.

the living vehicle 2020 is a net-zero luxury apartment in an aluminum shell

 

 

a master bedroom features a queen-size cool-touch 10-inch memory-foam mattress, skylight and a 70” 4k hd private home theatre. adjusting the dining table and rearranging the cushions reveals another queen-sized bed to sleep the other pair and a ‘euro loft’ option increases sleeping capacity to six.

the living vehicle 2020 is a net-zero luxury apartment in an aluminum shell

 

 

as well as a widescreen samsung tv, the trailer is kitted out with products from apple and samsung to create a complete mobile audio and video experience. there are optional packages for increased wifi connectivity.

the living vehicle 2020 is a net-zero luxury apartment in an aluminum shell

 

 

the living vehicle 2020 has a retail price of $199,000 and the company plans to produce only 25 of them, according to dwell. deliveries are scheduled for february and march 2020.

the living vehicle 2020 is a net-zero luxury apartment in an aluminum shell

the living vehicle 2020 is a net-zero luxury apartment in an aluminum shell

the living vehicle 2020 is a net-zero luxury apartment in an aluminum shell

the living vehicle 2020 is a net-zero luxury apartment in an aluminum shell

the living vehicle 2020 is a net-zero luxury apartment in an aluminum shell

 

project info

 

company: living vehicle

model: 2020

size: 220 square feet

price: $199,000 USD

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