Hymer impresses readers and design experts
Hymer impressed everyone with its models once again this year, right across the board: in the readers’ polls conducted by the two trade magazines “AutoZeitung” and “AUTO BILD Reisemobil”, the motorhome manufacturer from Bad Waldsee came out on top more than once with the B-Class ModernComfort and the new tandem-axle B-Class MasterLine I 880. The E-Scooter from Hymer Original Parts was also a winner. Beyond the readers’ polls, the Eriba Nova 545 wowed the jury in the “Excellent Product Design” category of the German Design Award 2021.
Hymer Free 540 now also available as a "Blue Evolution" edition model
Hymer is adding yet another edition model to its range of camper vans, the Free 540 "Blue Evolution", in response to the huge success of the last "Blue Evolution" model. With its sporty and modern bicolour design in Storm Blue Metallic and black pop-top roof, the limited edition camper van on a Fiat chassis is not only eye-catching, it also boasts a range of features that meet the latest market requirements with the new Fiat multimedia system including a 7-inch navigation device and the integrated ISOFIX child seat mount.
Semi-integrated motorhome in a class of its own – The Hymer B-Class MasterLine T 780
In April 2019, Hymer GmbH & Co. KG presented its flagship B-Class MasterLine to the public for the first time, setting new standards in the premium segment in the process. Now available in four different layouts – including two tandem axle vehicles – the integrated motorhomes boast a state-of-the-art body shell design, exclusive design features, premium interior furnishings and a particularly generous feeling of space. To satisfy the market demand and the needs of its customers, the long-established vehicle manufacturer based in Upper Swabia is now introducing a semi-integrated version of its MasterLine for the first time
Hymer Product News 2021
Hymer GmbH & Co.KG presents its new products for the coming model year 2021 from the business divisions Hymer motorhomes and camper vans as well as Eriba caravans.
Eriba Nova 590: innovative bodywork meets a generous feeling of space
The Eriba Nova 590 in the two model lines "Trend" and "Ambience" is now available in retail. As part of the popular Nova series it is characterised by an innovative CLIMADUR body shell design with outstanding insulation values as well as the Nova characteristic curves. Layout 590 also offers plenty of storage space, a large kitchen unit, a spacious rear bathroom with convenient separate shower and a comfortable seating area.
German Innovation Award for the Hymer VisionVenture and the B-Class MasterLine I 880
The winners of this year’s German Innovation Award have been announced and Hymer is delighted to be taking home not one, but two awards. Both the Hymer VisionVenture concept vehicle and the B-Class MasterLine I 880 have been selected as winners by the jury in the “Excellence in Business to Consumer – Transportation” category. Every year, the prestigious accolade honours highly innovative new products as well as solutions and services with outstanding added value for users.
Hymer cancels Caravan Salon 2020
Even after the announced postponement of Caravan Salon 2020 in Düsseldorf, Hymer GmbH & Co. KG has taken the decision to cancel its participation at the world’s largest caravanning trade fair this year. Aside from Caravan Salon, this decision also affects all the other large events being held throughout the rest of Europe this year. The health risks associated with the coronavirus pandemic have fundamentally changed the conditions for participation in events this year.
Automotive Brand Contest: “Best of Best” for the Hymer VisionVenture
Hymer GmbH & Co. KG is delighted to have won its very first award in the Automotive Brand Contest held by the German Design Council – and not just any award, but the highest accolade of “Best of Best”. The Hymer VisionVenture concept vehicle impressed the jury in the “Concepts” category with its outstanding product design, and this is already the second award that it has won this year following the European Innovation Award. Where brand communication and design is concerned, the Automotive Brand Contest is one of the most important competitions in the industry.
Change in management at Hymer GmbH & Co. KG
Hans-Georg Rauh became the Technical Director (Vice President of Operations) of Hymer GmbH & Co. KG at the beginning of the month. In this role, in future he will be responsible for the Development and Design, Quality and Supply Chain Management, as well as the Production and Human Resources departments. In close collaboration with Christian Bauer and Jörg Mayer, he will coordinate the business activities of the premium manufacturer of leisure vehicles at the Bad Waldsee site. Hans-Georg Rauh is taking on the role from Jochen Hein, who is now the Technical Director of the newly established THOR subsidiary “Hymer USA”. Just like his predecessor, Hans-Georg Rauh will report to Jan Francke, COO of the Erwin Hymer Group.
Preisregen für Hymer auf der CMT
Bei der Leserwahl der Branchenmagazine promobil und CARAVANING konnte die Hymer GmbH und Co. KG auch in diesem Jahr auf voller Linie überzeugen. Einer von insgesamt drei Spitzenplätzen geht an den Hymer Exsis-t, der damit bereits das fünfte Jahr in Folge den 1. Platz in der Kategorie Teilintegrierte bis 60.000 € belegt. Ebenfalls auf Platz eins und damit zum Reisemobil des Jahres gekürt: der Hymer Exsis-i in der Kategorie Integrierte bis 80.000 €. Darüber hinaus darf sich Hymer mit dem Eriba Touring über den ersten Platz in der Kompaktklasse freuen. Beim European Innovation Award 2020 erzielte das Unternehmen mit dem zukunftsweisenden Konzeptfahrzeug VisionVenture in den Kategorien Design Innen, Design Außen und Bloggers Favourite gleich drei erste Plätze. Die Preisverleihungen fanden am vergangenen Wochenende im Rahmen der Branchenmesse CMT in Stuttgart statt.