Campervans are making huge waves around the nation at the moment. People from all over the country are seeking a campervan as a tourer and a daily drive.
With the last report conducted by the Australian Bureau of Statistics backing up that campervans are the second largest growth sector in regards to vehicle registrations at a 3.9% increase on 2014, here’s our take on why people are making the jump from typical sedans, utes and SUVs.
1. Residual value
We have found that people are sick of losing close to 58% on their car purchases based on a 5-year calculation. For example, a new base model Holden SS Commodore worth $47,790 in 2010 is now worth less than $19,700 as per redbook.com.au. On top of that this is excluding any interest payments for financing.
However, in regards to a campervan purchase. A new VW Transporter with a camper conversion worth $78,500 in 2010 now as [...]