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The building of our Adventure Van
An Adventure Van.
A van that is comfortable for two people when we pursue our outdoor pasttimes which include:
dirtbikes, mountain biking, snowboarding, fly fishing, hiking, camping, etc etc.
This means it needs to be comfortable, versatile, and "convertible".
2011 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 2500.
144" wheel base, high ceiling.
3.0 Turbo Diesel V6.
The engine is Bluetec which means it is an ultra low emissions vehicle.
I bought the vehicle from Mercedes Benz of Henderson Nevada a couple of weeks ago.
800 miles away. I hopped on my 950 and rode out to the dealership in 111 degree heat.. loaded the bike in the back (with the help of 4 strong guys at the dealership
) and drove it home. 1640 miles in less than 2 days.
Photos from the drive home:
Pretty much a clean slate for us to build from
...let the games begin!