Sarah Wakely

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This impressive two-berth coachbuilt grabbed both our Best Motorhome for Couples award and our Overall Winner trophy

Practical Motorhome is delighted to announce the overall winner of our Motorhome of the Year 2019 awards as the Bailey Advance 66-2.

The two-berth, rear-washroom coachbuilt shrugged off tough competition from across the industry to take the prize, awarded last night at our annual ceremony held at beautiful Hampton Manor near Solihull.

Why the Advance 66-2 is our top ‘van

“The judging process was particularly hard this year, with many great contenders from across the motorhome world,” said Practical Motorhome’s editor, Sarah Wakely. “Eventually, however, a clear winner began to emerge from our deliberations. 

"The Advance 66-2 offers great all-round comfort and plenty of style, while also featuring a practical floorplan and a large payload. It looks great, and a tempting price tag makes it all the more attractive.

"It is with great pleasure that we can name the Advance 66-2 as Practical Motorhome’s Motorhome of the Year 2019."

All our other winners

The full list of our brilliant winners is:

Best for innovation (sponsored by ACSI) - Chausson 634 Flash

Best rising-roof camper - Randger R535

Best high-top van conversion - Auto-Sleeper Symbol Plus

Best budget motorhome - Ventura VR200

Best compact motorhome - Swift Escape Compact C402

Best coachbuilt motorhome - Auto-Trail Frontier Comanche HB

Best motorhome for couples - Bailey Advance 66-2

Best motorhome for families - Bailey Advance 70-6

Best luxury motorhome 3500kg and under (sponsored by Truma) - Hymer BMC I 580

Best luxury motorhome over 3500kg - Frankia M-Line T7400 GD

Overall winner - Bailey Advance 66-2

You can see a full write-up of all our fantastic award winners in the November 2018 issue of Practical Motorhome, on sale today, and read our full review of the Advance 66-2 here.

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