Wednesday, June 22, 2016

The Class A motorhome--our summer (hurricane season) cabin

2001 Winnebago Journey DL (36GD) purchased at Camping World in Bartow, FL

Our pre-purchase checklist:

Youtube walkthrough:  This isn't our coach but it's very similar.  We have one slide and this shows two (the second one in the aft berth).  This is also a mirror image of our interior.

Original Winnebago brochure:

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Engine:  7.2L/330hp Caterpillar turbo charged diesel on a Freightliner chassis
Length:  36'5"
Exterior height:  12'1"
Exterior width:  8'5.5"
Fresh water capacity:  96 gal
Holding tank capacity (black/gray):  52/48 gal
Fuel capacity:  90 gal (avg 9 mpg?)
GVWR:  26,350 lbs
Wheelbase:  228"

Looking back

Looking forward
The galley
Swivel recliner with a fold-up table
Walk-through split bath design with private toilet:  Sink on the left.  Toilet with a door.  Shower on the right. 
(With a hook-up for a washer/dryer in the cabinet)

They still make the 36 ft Journey and it's fun to look at the pictures for interior ideas:

A man and his new toy!

1 comment:

  1. The next time you are in pursuit of a dream vacation, choose a new Class A Pursuit motorhome by Coachmen. The class A that brings MORE to the road!