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  • Review of the Latest Addition to the Bürstner Family - the Viseo i690G

    09 Jul 2015
    "A class above, without the price tag of an elite vehicle." That is the low down from Motorhome, Caravans and Destinations reviewer Bill Savidan, who test drove the latest addition to the Bürsnter family, the Viseo i690G recently.
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    The History of the Motorhome Industry

    25 Jun 2015
    Part 4 of Mary's travels to Motorhome Mecca in Southern Germany she visits the Erwin Hymer Museum and steps back in time to the early days of motorhome and caravan manufacturing.
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    Hymer's State of the Art Factory

    24 Jun 2015
    In Part 3 of Mary's Motorhome Mecca tour of Southern Germany, she visits the Hymer factory. Hymer, one of Bürstner's sister companies, has the most modern RV factory in the world.
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    Meeting the Carado Team

    22 Jun 2015
    In this Part 2 of Mary's European Motorhome Mecca tour she visits the Carado team at their HQ in Leutkirch im Allgåu.
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    A Pilgrimage to Motorhome Mecca

    21 Jun 2015
    In Part 1 of Mary's trip to Motorhome Mecca in Southern Germany she attends the Bürstner Dealer conference in Kehl and checks out the 2016 Bürstner range.
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  • Ash with new tyre machine

    SmartRV’s Service Centres Expand to Offer Tyre Servicing

    17 Jun 2015
    With the installation of two new tyre fitting and balancing machines, SmartRV’s European Service Centres in Auckland and Christchurch have now added tyres to their list of service options.
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    Entry Door on the Wrong Side?

    11 May 2015
    Bruce and Tina Higgs don't have your typical story of being long time motorhomers - they are relatively late entrants. In 2007 a chance visit to a motorhome sales yard and a look over a Bürstner T585 changed their thinking somewhat.
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    Introducing Pieter Koekemoer Christchurch Sales Leader

    04 May 2015
    Leaping into the unknown with gusto is nothing new to SmartRV’s new Christchurch sales leader Pieter Koekemoer. It’s something he’s been doing since the earliest days of his career, literally, first as one of a chosen few in South Africa’s elite parachute unit, the Pathfinders, where he later served as an instructor
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  • Driver's Side Exit Doors - A Non Issue

    26 Apr 2015
    We take safety seriously at SmartRV. In fact our Burstner motorhomes meet the highest safety standards available thanks to permanent quality controls on one of the most modern test tracks in Europe. Ah, tested in Europe you might say, where they drive on the ‘other side’.

    But hold on a minute. Offside doors have never been an issue for our sister rental company Wilderness Motorhomes, where the drivers are often dealing with a whole new set of road rules as well as the doors.
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  • Celebratory drinks on the pontoon

    The Bürstner Owners Club Launched in Style

    07 Apr 2015
    SmartRV hosted the official launch party for the Bürstner Owners Club on Saturday 14 March at the Sofitel Auckland.
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