Old Motorhomes

Can You Identify This Rare Motorhome?

January 17, 2013 by JJ in Old Motorhomes with 4 Comments


Oh, look her over. She’s a rare, all aluminum body, vintage motorhome with a little ‘bustle’ in her trunk. This American beauty hit the scene in the early 1970’s as a 19 foot, self contained, motorcoach.

What’s inside this rare mystery machine? Word has it, she sports a P30 Chevrolet stepvan chassis, 350 small block V8, and has an automatic transmission with a 410 positrac dually rear end. Wow, she’s a real hot ticket!

Can you IDENTIFY this RV?

Hint: No need to guess what’s inside, you just need to know who made it. Now, watch a dash of this video clip from You Can’t Do That On Television and make your best guess.

RV posted by “Danny”  who found and bought this classic on Craigslist then shared it on the Facebook group Classic Motorhomes and Vintage RVs and with us!

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  1. FreddieOctober 13, 2016 at 5:41 pmReply

    Wow! Love the Barth. We have a 1973 25ft humpback. We love traveling in it. Enjoy!

  2. SharonMay 21, 2013 at 3:45 pmReply

    Love your Barth! We have your twin!!! Just getting it out and about right now…. Thinking of taking it out for a year voyage !

  3. Virgil AndersonJanuary 24, 2013 at 9:02 pmReply

    looks like a Barth, almost positive.

    • JJJanuary 25, 2013 at 2:58 pmReplyAuthor

      Good eye!

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