Features of Ultra Light Travel Trailers

When discussing the many different styles and types of recreational vehicles it should be pointed out that travel trailers are the most in demand out of all of them.  Since these are the most popular it means there will be many to choose from but it also means some amount of research and review should go into finding the best one possible.  Whether it be ultra light travel trailers or something else, take the time to find out what’s available.

To give you some idea about ultra light trailers below are some details and features on one that should give a good idea of what to expect.  Light RVs are making a real comeback and with fuel savings people are looking at them more than ever.

This particular ultra light trailer was said to break out of the typical type of large RV and make an imprint on the lighter type trailers with a noticeably across-the-pond and European design that’s purposeful with big storage areas and a very intriguing and spacious living area.  This one comes with a large space for seating and nighttime hospitality room.  For this trailer there are up to five total floor designs to choose from.  The overall length of the exterior trailer is 16 plus feet to 26 feet.  The height is close to 10 feet high while the width of the exterior is 7 and a half feet.  The height of the interior turns in at 6 and a half feet.  Total gross vehicle weight rating is between thirty five hundred to forty nine hundred pounds.

A quick note on GVWR, or gross vehicle weight rating, is the total maximum weight that is allowable and that includes all fluid, people, luggage and all other available or optional equipment.  This will help the owner know if they are in the requirements set forth by law and the local regulations especially when driving on the roadways.  To determine this weight the RV should be weighed on a scale.  On the other hand, dry weight is without all of the extras.  For this example RV, the dry weight is somewhere between twenty-five hundred and thirty-seven hundred pounds.

The hitch weight would range somewhere between two hundred and four hundred pounds.  The tanks have a total volume of thirty-six, thirty-two and thirty-one gallons.  The starting price for ultra light travel trailers in this range would be somewhere between fifteen thousand and sixteen thousand pounds.

The thing to remember about a lot of these newer travel trailers is that in the past it was a sacrifice of some of the comforts, storage spaces, amenities and design features to make a truly lighter weight trailer but that is not the case anymore.  Being practical about how a trailer is put together is no longer a stretch when if comes to lightweight trailers.

Some of the exterior features that may come standard are a front cap that is fiberglass and aerodynamic, marker LED lights, windows with thermal panes, a 30 amp power cord that is able to be detached, storage bumper housing a sewer hose, lube hubs, outdoor speakers, and outdoor shower area, awning, 120 volt outlet, aluminum rims that are painted.  Some of the many options available are LCD TV and painted exterior body among others.  The light RV has evolved over the past several years and they hold much more value and expertise than would be expected in the past.

There are travel trailer vendors that will only make a certain type of unit while there are others that will jump in more variety and make either a telescoping, fiberglass molded frame, lighter weight or fifth wheel trailer.  Manufacturers will develop and sell many different kinds of models of RVs, but in many circumstances will also offer parts, accessories and trailer supplies.

The most accessible and desirable features of these lighter weight trailers are the ones that make traveling and camping easier as well as less burdensome on the towing vehicle itself.  These lighter types trailers can many times come in a standard or combination version.  These will often include a body style that is sleek and aerodynamic.  Many of these trailers are wholly adequate on their own as travel and roadway appendages.  They are made by some of the top manufacturers in the world and will more times than not afford a great camping experience.

Keep in mind that the myriad of trailer manufacturers are determined to provide the best product that they can possibly make.  These include the option to choose from different interior decorations and various designs.  The interior carpets, upholstery and overall style of any of the ultra light travel trailers up for sale are made to catch the attention of the would be buyers.  These same manufacturers will provide warranties on all their trailers and make sure the buying experience is the best possible experience for its clientele.

Check online or at a local RV dealer in order to find the best travel trailer, ultra light or tent trailer that is right for you.