All posts tagged: Japan Camping Car Show

In Pictures: Japan Camping Car Show Showcases Futuristic Tiny RVs

Once again the Japan Camping Car Show surprised and delighted with an assorted mixture of top designs and attention to detail. New 2018 models from the likes of Vantech, Adria, Toy-Factory and American manufacturer Jayco graced the show carpet floor as thousands of Japan’s outdoor adventure fans got a glimpse of the latest and greatest in Japanese RV products. One could say tiny and techie was the focus of this year’s show, with many brands bringing out their smallest and most technically advanced models, a plethora of floor plans, and the brightest colours possible. Even a few retro remakes made their appearance but we were happy to see them not overtake the show. Japan’s camping market has been growing year over year since 2014 with the most popular model being a Class B van conversion (60%), which typically measure between four and five metres and cost JPY3,000,000 – 5,000,000. A couple of standout features to note included smart, ambient yet functional lighting as well as creative uses of add-on rooms and popups. Photos courtesy of …

Preview – 2018 Japan Camping Car Show

Another year brings yet another edition of the coveted and highly anticipated Japan Camping Car Show in Chiba Prefecture near Tokyo, Japan to the delight of many camping enthusiast and adventurer in the area. Riddled with beautiful campers large, small and tiny, the show is a fantastic barometer and testing ground for the health of the industry in Japan, as well as where trends and tastes are sitting in the populous camper culture. At Modern Camper, we are eager to see what comes out of this year’s show and have had a moment to sit down with one of the show coordinators – Bartek Radzimski – about what people can expect as well as a few tips for getting the most out of a visit to one of the busiest and highly attended camping shows in the world. Modern Camper: When and where is the show? What is admission cost? Bartek Radzimski: The show runs Feb 2nd – 4th, 2018 and is open 10:00 ~ 17:00 all days. Pre-Registration fees to attend the show are …