Everything You Need to Know About the Winnebago Revel

November 22, 2021

 

Calling on all boondockers, outlanders, and wilderness wanderers! If rough terrain and uncharted camping makes your adventure heart go boom, the Winnebago Revel will whisk you away to any destination you have in mind. Running on a Mercedes-Benz chassis, this 4×4 sprinter is one of Winnebago’s greatest feats for the rec van community. With 3-liter turbo-diesel power and on-demand 4WD, it’s no wonder why the Revel has become a customer favorite since its inception in 2018.

 

Upon its debut, the Revel was the first-ever 4×4 Mercedes Sprinter in North America. Through just a few short years, this model has been refined and revolutionized, remaining a pack leader in the industry since. If you’ve ever wonder why the van community has been ablaze with enthusiasm for the Winnebago Revel, read on to brush up on everything you need to know about this rugged beauty.

Take on Any Terrain With 4×4 Freedom
Reach greater heights and further distances off the common trail with all of the might of a Mercedes-Benz sprinter chassis. You’re in complete control of the road ahead with a 188-hp turbo-diesel engine, on-demand for-wheel-drive, and traction control. The Revel rewards you with the chance to wander to the best sights and spots for mountain biking, overlanding, or high-level hiking. Whether you’re eager to rock crawl, weave through the thick of a forest, take a shoreside picnic, or scope for a choice ski slope, you’ve got the grit to get through it all.

Advanced Tech for the Modern Traveler
Get your hands on all of the best tech while you’re behind the wheel, headed to your next destination. Navigation, music, Wi-Fi, and rear camera view are all at your fingertip with the MBUX touchscreen infotainment center. You can access it all with voice activation too. Adjustable lumbar support along with the standard slide, swivel and recline adjustment allow you to sit comfortably as your overlanding for long distances. Adaptive cruise control is also included to add some ease through those long stretches of road. Key safety features include rain sensors with integrated wet wipers, active break assist, active lane keeping assist, traffic sign assist, and high beam assist. The blind spot assist comes in handy both on and off the road, whether you’re wanting to keep a watchful eye for passing vehicles or tight spaces among the trees. Once you’ve scouted the perfect spot to make camp, hop out the helm with the Ram Tough-Track mount and adventure on.

Unplug Yourself for An Extended Stay
This sprinter brings your boondocking lifestyle to a whole new level with two 125-amp hour LiFePO batteries powering you through. You can even monitor and control your battery life via Bluetooth connectivity. With sunshine on your side, the Revel’s solar panel will keep you charged without the need to plug in. If you’re not ready to abandon the peace and quiet of surrounding nature, you don’t have to. Fire up your energy-efficient and satisfyingly silent Hydronic Heating System and you’ll stay warm an cozy in the heart of nature.

Get Ready to Gear Up
Ample storage space is a must-have if you’re riding in a go-anywhere adventure van. The Revel is outfitted to secure all of your favorite travel toys. The sturdy Ram Tough-Track mounts throughout the interior of the van. These allow you to travel on through tough topography without worrying about your items rattling and rolling around. Easy access storage is included in the cab overhead space for your backpack and adventure go-bag. The ingenious power lift bed transforms the rear of the sprinter into a gear garage for ample added storage. Pack in your cooler and campground supplies, seasonal adventure wardrobe, photography gear, and anything else you need for a great time outdoors. Outside, you’ll also find a rear movable ladder and luggage rack for your kayaks and mountain bikes.


Made for Adventure, Inside and Out
As you step inside the Revel, the brand of Winnebago innovation is apparent. Every surface along with the heavy-duty vinyl flooring is easy to keep clean. Tracked in mud, dirt, dust and snow are no longer your trouble. There are several USB charging points throught the Revel to keep you charged as you unwind. The dinette space features an easy-to-remove table and booth with hidden storage beneath. The driver’s seat easily swivels around to face your bench seating to create comfortable space for two beside the magnetic closure screen door. Extend your meal-prep space at the galley with a removable counter extension. The portable single-burner induction range top can even be taken out for a meal in the fresh air as the refrigerator is thoughtfully placed for access from both inside and out the van. Control your LED-lighted patio awning via Bluetooth so you don’t need to step out to shut down after a kick-back in the shade.

Refresh and Unwind After a Gritty Day
Revel in relaxation after a long day on the spacious power lift bed with overhead reading lights. Open the rear doors to catch some fresh air with the rear magnetic closure screen door. Simply raise the bed on the next morning to make space to fully access your stowed adventure gear. While the Revel officially sleeps two, an optional front cab air mattress with a support base and cordless pump is available for added sleeping space. The wetbath includes a curtained shower, swiveling cassette toilet and powered roof vent. Two removable shelves are included to convert into wet storage cabinet space when needed. You also have a removable clothes rod for quick and easy prep for your next outing.

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REVEL FLOOR PLAN 

Key Specifications for the Winnebago Revel:

  • Exterior Dimensions: 19’7” x 7’1” x 10’
  • Trailer Hitch: 5,000 lb. drawbar, 500 lb. max vertical tongue weight
  • Freshwater Tank Capacity: 21 gal.
  • Water Heater Capacity: Continuous
  • Holding Tank Capacity: 21 gal.
  • Fuel Capacity: 5 gal.
  • Cassette Toilet Capacity: 5 gal.
  • Interior Height: 6’3”
  • Sleeps: 2 (3 with optional air mattress)

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