Airstream Interstate 24X is the 4×4 king of off-grid campers


Airstream has revealed its most modern motorhome, and whereas you would possibly perchance additionally factor in of swish “silver bullet” designs will have to you hear the title, the 2022 Interstate 24X is an altogether more rugged likelihood for those having a watch to region up camp off the beaten notice. Joining the firm’s Class B differ, it’s per a Mercedes-Benz chassis nonetheless fully reimagined to soak as a lot as six folks out into the wild.

It doesn’t actual watch the phase, either. There’s a 4×4 drivetrain as identical outdated, the usage of the 3500 Sprinter chassis and a 3.0-liter turbocharged V6 diesel engine with a 7-escape transmission. That has 188 hp and 325 lb-toes of torque, riding the six wheels shod with all-terrain rubber. It’s rated to tow as a lot as 5,000 kilos, and Mercedes’ long-established security choices similar to adaptive cruise alter, cameras, and active brake aid and lane-keeping aid are identical outdated.

There’s air trudge suspension and an evolved energy system with two 100 Ah deep-cycle lithium batteries, a 30 amp energy administration system, and a 2,000 watt energy inverter. To take care of solar energy, there’s both 300W of versatile, militia-grade solar panels for the rental batteries, and an extra 100W panel for the chassis battery. Portable solar panel inputs were fitted on both the curb and avenue aspects of the Interstate 24X, to maximize flexibility when the usage of outboard arrays.

Internal, that flexibility continues. There’s seating for as a lot as six, and slumbering rental for 2 folks. A astronomical rear mattress has four skill configurations, including one single mattress or twins, and there’s a stable kitchen countertop with sink and quilt, a 2-burner cooktop, and a 0.7 cu-toes microwave. Airstream additionally finds rental for a 5.0 cu-toes 12V refrigerator with a 1.6 cu-toes freezer, plus there’s a 13,500 BTU peaceful-series air conditioner.

For heat and hot water, there’s a Hydronic Timberline Furnace and Hot Water Machine, which Airstream says can take care of both harsh climates and excessive altitudes. There’s a heated moist bath, plus exterior wash stations on the side and rear. It’s all managed by a touchscreen interface. The Interstate 24X is additionally prewired for Airstream Connected, with a constructed-in 5G antenna for mobile hotspot expend.

The interior surfaces are trimmed in Ultraleather, and there’s a modular desk system with four mounts constructed-in into the bottom conception. That is also turned correct into a mobile desk by pivoting the captains chairs around, or build in commence air for meals prep or as a standing desk. A Cummins Onan 2.5 kW generator – with distant and computerized commence – is incorporated, too.

A powered patio awning with LED lights is commence air, whereas inside there’s LED job and identical outdated lights. Airstream additionally fits a Bluetooth audio system with Resonado speakers. Alternatives encompass leveling jacks, and a cockpit mattress kit for more slumbering rental.

In all, the 2022 Interstate 24X will have to aloof be actual as grand at house as a mobile office as it is for going camping in off-the-beaten-course places without sacrificing comfort. It’s up for preorder now, with deliveries within the arrival weeks, priced from $213,850 before extras.