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New Brave 31C from Winnebago

New Brave 31C from Winnebago

Winnebago Industries Inc. has a host of new 2015 products on display at America’s Largest RV Show in Hershey, Pa., running Sept. 8-14.    

Leading the way is a new Brave 31C floorplan that is making its debut at the show. According to a press release, the new Brave brings back the legendary “eyebrow” design with a fresh new modern look. Beyond appearance, the coach is loaded with today’s best features and is offered in three versatile floorplans fit for weekend getaways or extended trips.

Available in both the Brave and Tribute lines, the new 31C features a full-wall slideout on the driver’s side of the vehicle and a dinette slideout on the passenger side, significantly increasing the interior living area. With an available StudioLoft bed over the cab area, sofa/bed, and a rear queen or optional king bed, there is sleeping available for up to six inside. The Brave and Tribute 31C also have plentiful storage, including a large wardrobe across the bedroom wall. A split bath with privacy doors on either side also provides a flexible living space.

A full complement of products will be on display, including a “Flame Red” Travato complete with optional bike rack, luggage rack and ladder, and kayak racks that appeals to active outdoor enthusiasts. Built on the Ram ProMaster chassis, the fuel-efficient Travato Class B has a flexible floorplan, complete with a Murphy Bed that attaches to the wall to maximize floor space.

A new Class B floorplan, the Era 170C, is built on the fuel-efficient Mercedes-Benz chassis and features a slideout and hydronic heating system. The 170C also offers a storage system in the rear of the unit that has a unique door that goes into the shower stall, providing easy access to large items such as golf clubs.

The ultimate in luxury, the Ellipse Ultra 42QL is also on display. Featuring the show-stopping “Bronze Halo” premium exterior full-body paint package and the interior “After Hours” fabric collection with “Glazed Java” cabinetry, the Ellipse Ultra is the final stop for luxurious living. The Grand Tour and Ellipse Ultra feature the 450-hp Cummins turbo-charged diesel engine on the Freightliner Maxum chassis tag axle chassis with lowered rail construction for an improved ride, performance and storage capacity.

Inside the Grand Tour and Ellipse RVers can enjoy the luxury six-way adjustable Villa cab seats in Ultraleather with power footrest, heat and massage and power lumber supportThey also swivel to become luxury seating elements within the living space when parked. Upscale luxurious amenities that add to the Grand Tour and Ellipse Ultra experience include polished porcelain tiles, a large skylight with powered shade, Villa furniture, keyless entry and six full-body paint packages. 

Multiplex switch panels located throughout the all-electric coach allow RVers to easily control coach functions, including exterior and interior lights, hydraulic jacks, MCD power shades, slideout rooms, and more, while the Carefree Paramount awnings extend from the top of the RV to three easy positions: slideout, slideout and window, and full patio extension.   

Winnebago Towables lineup is also on display, including the Micro Minnie, colorful Minnie and Ultralite trailers, as well as the Voyage, Latitude, and Destination fifth-wheels.