Swift Group's attention to detail secured a host of awards at the 35th Caravan Industry Awards announced during the recent International Caravan and Motorhome Show 2010 held at the NEC, Birmingham.
Swift won the Categories of:
|Tourer of the Year Class C Award (up to £13,000)||Charisma 220|
|Touring Caravan Thetford Washroom of the year||Conqueror 480|
|Towergate Bakers Award for advances in caravan safety and security||Eccles Topaz|
|BCA Powerpart Electrical Award||Elite Emerald|
|Dometic Motorhome Kitchen Award||Autocruise Starburst|
|Caravan Holiday Home Class B Award (up to £25,000)||Burgundy 32' x 10' 2B|
Details found in these award-winning models are also incorporated in many more of Swift Group's products.
Judged on overall design and value for money, taking into account the standards of fittings and furnishings and the overall presentation, the Tourer of the Year Class C Award (models priced up to £13,000) went to the Charisma 220 for the second year running. The whole 2011 Charisma range provides outstanding value and year round comfort with Grade 3 Insulation.
Features like wardrobe space and storage detail, granite effect washbasin, lighting and radiator heating won the Touring Caravan Thetford Washroom of the Year for the Conqueror 480. These features can also be found in models from the Sterling Elite range.
Towergate Bakers Award for advances in caravan safety and security went to the Eccles Topaz with its European Whole Vehicle Type Approval (EWVTA), meaning it conforms with strict weight, dimension and safety standards. Branded tyres rated to a minimum of 150Kg over MTPLM also provide safer towing. EWVTA and Hankook branded Tyres are now on all Swift Group Caravans.
The Elite Emerald won the BCA Powerpart Electrical Award with features like an eye level consumer neatly stored in a roof locker, very low energy lighting system with LED task lights and concealed fluorescent ambient lighting, front socket binnacle for convenient connection of phones, games, TV tec, four more sockets and 2nd TV point and an exterior TV aerial/satellite connection in the battery box. These award winning features can also be found on the Challenger, Conqueror and Eccles ranges.
Winning the Dometic Motorhome Kitchen Award, the Autocruise Starburst offers a well laid out kitchen with good worktop and cupboard space, swing-out extension unit and dual fuel hob.
Sealing Swift's position in the Holiday Home market the Burgundy 32' x 10' 2B won the Caravan Holiday Home Class B Award (up to £25,000). Now in its 6th year, the Swift Group Holiday Home range has become established as one of the market leaders with a breadth of range to meeting the needs of a wide range of customers.
"To win more awards than any other manufacturer demonstrates the all round design and specification approach that has made the company's products market leaders. Added to the Practical Caravan Award for 'Tourer of the Year' this makes an excellent start to the awards season", Nick Page Commercial Director commented.