The NEC Spring Show - what to see and what to do
New for 2013, The Spring Caravan & Camping Show will be held at Birmingham’s NEC from 19-24 FebruaryThe NEC February Show will feature 39 major motorhome manufacturers, converters and dealers, as well as dozens of accessories, campsite and destinations exhibitors – and the odd celebrity or two.
There will be hundreds of new models on display – from compact two-berth campervans through to luxurious six-berth American RVs. So, if you're heading to the show, you will have the opportunity to compare new model layouts, interiors, specifications and innovations.
Of course Outandaboutlive will be at the show, so pop along to get some great subscription deals on MMM and Which Motorhome magazines. Just head for stand 3030.
To help you decide what else to make a beeline for, here are all the motorhome and campervan manufacturers who will be at the show and we have highlighted which will be displaying the award-winning motorhomes of the year 2013.
Motorhome and campervan manufacturersAuto-Campers – stand 4122
Auto-Sleepers – stand 3150
Auto-Trail – stand 3020
Autocruise – stand 3040
Bailey – stand 2100 – make sure you head to the Bailey stand to see the Bailey Approach SE 625, which was named Non-Fixed Bed Motorhome of the Year 2013
Bessacarr – stand 3040
Bilbo's – stand 4130 – make sure you head to the Bilbo's stand to see the Celex LWB, which was named Campervan of the Year 2013
Carthago – stand 3160a
Chausson – stand 3022
Elddis – stand 3000
Escape – stand 3040
G&P Campervan – stand 4230
Globecar – stand 3160B
Hobby Motorhomes – stand 3050
Hymer – stand 3046
IH Motorcampers – stand 4240
Lunar – stand 1200 – make sure you head to the Lunar stand to see the all-new Vacanza campervan, which marks Lunar's return to the world of motorhomes.
Murvi – stand 4420
Pilote – stand 3170 – make sure you head to the Pilote stand to check out the Motorhome of the Year 2013 - the Référence P716 LPR
Rapido – stand 3180 – make sure you head to the Rapido stand to check out the Rapido 766FF, which was named Fixed Single Bed Motorhome of the Year 2013
Reimo – stand 4430
Roller Team – stand 3024
Romahome – stand 4000
Roy Wood Transits – stand 4122 – make sure you head to this stand to see the new Volkswagen-based Westfalia Joker
Shire Conversions – stand 4060
Swift Motorhomes – stand 3040
Tribute – stand 3024
Trigano – stand 1260
Vanmaster Bentley – stand 3044
Vantage Motorhome – stand 4200
Wellhouse Leisure – stand 4330
Westfalia – stand 4122 – make sure you head to this stand to see the new Volkswagen-based Westfalia Joker
Wheelhome – stand 4325
WildAx Motorhomes – 4320
Find out more at www.springcaravanandcampingshow.co.uk