2023 Truck Campers: Buyer’s Guide


Adventurer 80RB Truck Camper

MSRP Please see your local dealer

The 80RB is Adventurer’s lightweight, value leader and fits most popular light-duty, full size super short (5.5’), short (6’, 6.5’, 6.75’) and long-bed (8′) trucks. The unit features a beautiful North/South bedroom with dual side windows, a bright bathroom equipped with a toilet, shower & skylight, an L-shaped galley with plenty of counter space, and a 72” roll-over sofa that makes into a 40” x 72” bed. The fully featured kitchen includes stainless steel appliances like a round sink, 2-burner cooktop, a Dometic 4 c. ft. fridge/freezer, and a microwave. Each camper is backed with Adventurer’s 3-year Structural Warranty.

Eagle Cap 1165 Truck Camper

MSRP Please see your local dealer

The Eagle Cap 1165 is a luxurious triple slide camper build for dually and 1-ton trucks. Inside the galley, you’ll find an expansive cooking space with a kitchen island and homey, stainless-steel appliances like an oven, microwave, fridge, and double bowl sink. The 1165 offers several exclusive features for the living space, like Theatre Seating Recliners or a Cozy Sofa, a 32” LCD 12V TV, and the Dream Dinette, bringing sleeping capacity to 6. It’s your home away from home, with everything you need to travel very, very well.

Kingstar Camino 88R Truck Camper

MSRP base price $50,960 US

Length: 17’, width: 7’ 6”, dry weight: approximately 3300 lbs. Truck camper box length: 9’3”. The Kingstar Company prides itself in form, function, and a penchant for quality, from the visual appeal of the stainless steel roof system to the closed cell spray foam insulation. With the customers experience always in mind, Kingstar has developed several exclusive and innovative features including the convertible Couch/Bunk Layout and the Dry Bath/Sliding Cassette Toilet. Kingstar also offers an array of accessories designed and built specifically for the Camino 88, such as the Fish & Ski Lockers and Rack Pack & Tower, to take your adventure to the next level. It’s your Adventure. Bring it. Most popular options: Truma Combi, 3K Watt Victron Inverter w/Battle Born Lithium Batteries, Dry Bath/Sliding Cassette Toilet.

Lance Camper 650 Truck Camper

MSRP base $49,032 US

Floor Length 6’10”, Overall Length 15’6”, Exterior Width 86”, Exterior Height w/13.5M A/C 8’1”, Interior Height 81”, Cabover Height 3’2”, Center of Gravity Front 22”, Center of Gravity Rear 56”, Convertible Dinette Bed 32” X 76”, Dry Weight w/Std. Equipment 2061 Lbs., Wet Weight w/Std. Equipment 2264 Lbs. Capacities: Fresh Tank 22 Gal, Grey Tank 15 Gal, Black Tank 16 Gal Propane 1-5 Gal, Sleeping Capacity 3, Refrigerator 3 Cu. Ft., Furnace Truma Combi Eco Plus 14.3M BTU. The 650 is a high-quality, full-featured, lightweight, compact truck camper built for the active lifestyle with 100% Lance DNA! With a dry weight of just over two thousand pounds which includes class-leading standard features like aluminum frame construction, radius acrylic tinted thermopane euro windows, tankless water heater, ducted heat, one-piece synthetic membrane roof, Bluetooth/app-enabled audio system, and Euro-Ply framed cabinets; the 650 is the perfect match for many of today’s popular trucks!

Lance Camper 850 Truck Camper

MSRP base $62,059 US

Floor Length 8’11”, Overall Length 17’7”, Exterior Width 96”, Exterior Height w/13.5M A/C 8’6”, Interior Height 76”, Cabover Height 3’2”, Center of Gravity Front 34”, Center of Gravity Rear 62”, Convertible Dinette Bed 36” X 72”, Dry Weight w/Std. Equipment 2706 Lbs., Wet Weight w/Std. Equipment 3040 Lbs., Capacities: Fresh Tank 30 Gal, Grey Tank 20 Gal, Black Tank 18 Gal, Propane 2-5 Gal, Sleeping Capacity 5, Refrigerator 5 Cu. Ft., Furnace Truma VarioHeat. The king of versatility. Fitting both long and short bed trucks, the Lance 850 offers many features of our larger models, including ducted heat, durable and aerodynamic front nose-cap, high gloss fiberglass sidewalls as well a heavy-duty ladder and roof rack. Suitable for your F-250/2500 or larger truck, the 850 also boasts a one-piece fiberglass wet bath, ample storage in the cab-over area and, more. Discover why so many are making the switch from the van life to the LANCE.LIFE.!

Lance Camper 1172 Truck Camper

MSRP base $83,526 US

Floor Length 11’11”, Overall Length 20’4”, Exterior Width 96”, Exterior Height w/13.5M A/C 9’0”, Interior Height 80”, Cabover Height 3’8”, Center of Gravity Front 61”, Center of Gravity Rear 35”, Convertible Dinette Bed 44” X 71”, Dry Weight w/Std. Equipment 4318 Lbs., Wet Weight w/Std. Equipment 4772 Lbs., Capacities: Fresh Tank 42 Gal, Grey Tank 35 Gal, Black Tank 35 Gal, Propane 2-7 Gal, Sleeping Capacity 5/6, Refrigerator 6 Cu. Ft., Furnace Truma VarioHeat. This is no ordinary camper. The Lance Camper 1172 truck camper is the flagship double-slide version of luxury in the wilderness – it has become a standard to which others are compared. Determined to build a no-compromise double slide truck camper while saving as much weight as possible, the 1172 features a dinette “Super-Slide” opposite the dry bath and a galley with a flip-up counter extension. Giant windows and skylights that bathe the interior make for a light and airy experience. The big news comes as the rear wall slides out with a sofa incliner and leg extension “kick-ups” for your relaxation. With both slides open, the space is cavernous. The 1172 is the definition of the ultimate flagship truck camper. Your wait is over.

Northern Lite 10-2 EXCDLE

MSRP: Please see your local dealer.

The newest camper from Northern Lite. This limited edition comes standard with everything you could possibly want in a truck camper; leatherette seating’s, solid hardwood tables, dual solar panels and a 24” TV.  Box length of eight feet is required for the 10-2EXCDLE, and the unit has a dry weight of 3,285 lbs.  Everything is standard, you won’t need any options! 

Northern Lite 9-6QSE

MSRP: Please see your local dealer.

The Northern Lite 9-6QSE is a true four-season truck camper.  The company says it’s their shortest long box camper for towing.  It comes fully loaded, no need for options as everything is standard. True to its model name, the 9-6QSE is 9-foot 6-inches long with a dry weight of 2,625 lbs. 

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