Five Reasons Conversion Vans Are A Great Alternative To An RV

January 20, 2010

Many seniors consider buying an RV to make their journeys more comfortable - whether they are traveling the country, visiting family, or spoiling grandkids by taking them to Disneyland. But most seniors find RVs to be more car than they want too expensive, awkward to handle, and difficult to maintain for their needs. Not many know that for less than the cost of an RV, Conversion Vans offer the comfort and style they are looking for in a car that is easy to drive, easy to park, and not too hard on the budget. Below is a list of five reasons Conversion Vans are a great alternative to an RV:

1. Ultimate personalization and luxury
Conversion Vans can be tailored to your exact needs and wants, with premium sound and entertainment systems, luxury heated seating, HDTVs with flip down screens, navigation, additional access/wheelchair access, iPod ports, integrated video game consoles, special paint treatments, chrome wheels, custom gates, wood trim the list is endless. Configurations for 7,9, 12 and 15 passengers are available.

2. Low Cost
While you might think Conversion Vans are expensive since they are driven by many top celebrities, athletes and CEO's, the truth is quite the opposite - Conversion Vans start in the low $40s. At less than the price of an RV, Conversion Vans could easily be called the best value on the road today.

3. Plenty of Space, Easy Access
Conversion Vans are second to none when it comes to space and comfort. You simply cannot find another car that is more comfortable and luxurious with more versatility and options for enhanced access. Conversion Vans can be customized to make things easier for you, with special wheelchair access and lifts, or slight modifications. Conversion Vans give you the freedom to get out on the road - whether your days are spent driving across the country, running errands, going to sporting events, or visiting family.

4. Great Gas Mileage
Conversion Vans get better gas mileage than most RVs. Some Conversion Van models have earned EPA highway/city ratings of 20/16.

5. Safe and Easy to Drive
All Conversion Vans pass rigorous quality and safety tests and come with a full 3 year, 36,000 mile warranty.

Want to learn more?
Conversion Vans are produced by CVMA member companies and sold through GM Dealers. For more information, please visit

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