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Fiat Ducato 4x4 Expedition Concept: The Extremist Motorhome

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D he Ducato as a motorhome - this topic is as old as the Italian all-rounder- Box van. For decades it has been pimped up into a wheeled second home by bodybuilders, and the manufacturer has counted over half a million Ducato motorhomes in the last ten years alone. Fiat wants to show itself how to imagine a particularly competent camper in Turin and with the Ducato 4x4 Expedition concept is bringing a model for adventurous long-distance travelers who want more than just camping at the CMT trade fair in Stuttgart.

Fiat Ducato 4x4 Expedition

When converting the Fiat Ducato 4x4 Expedition, they turned to a proven supplier: the French all-wheel drive specialist Dangel has equipped several generations of the Ducato and its siblings Peugeot Boxer and Citroën Jumper with all-wheel drive. An automatic all-wheel drive is built into the Ducato 4x4 Expedition, which distributes the power via a central differential with viscous coupling. A switchable differential lock is installed on the rear axle, and a higher chassis was installed.

The Fiat Ducato 4x4 Expedition is optionally equipped with M /T rubbers of the size 275/45 R16 or for winter use with correspondingly large tires Winter tires. Further off-road improvements include a metal underride guard, a front cable winch and the walk-on roof rack, which on the concept vehicle is equipped with spare wheels, additional headlights and sand plates.

The Fiat Ducato 4x4 Expedition is based on the model with a long and medium wheelbase High roof, it offers headroom in the interior. For the interior work, Fiat has commissioned the luxury furniture company from Tecnoform, who have implemented an extremely elegant interior with cupboards in a glossy finish, lots of aluminum and fabric covering the side walls. The Fiat Ducato 4x4 Expedition has two beds and four seats ready.

Dangel is already offering the conversion

Fiat has currently not planned series production of the Ducato 4x4 Expedition, therefore there is no price indication for the single item. But you want, so heManufacturer, continue to sound out customer opinions - it is quite possible that a less brightly made-up all-wheel-drive motorhome will be launched in series at a later date. A survey is also running on the manufacturer's special page fiatcamper.com , in which potential customers can express their wishes for such a vehicle.

If you don't want to wait that long: At the French all-wheel drive manufacturer Dangel , the individual conversion components can be regularly ordered. Depending on the base vehicle and the scope of the conversion, the all-wheel drive of the Italian panel van costs between 7,400 and 9,200 euros, with the latter package already including the complete scope with underride protection and rear axle lock. Around six weeks are to be planned for the all-wheel drive conversion at Dangel, the processing can be done by the Fiat dealer.


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