Review Avida Menindee Motorhome

The finer points of the Avida Menindee Motorhome.

Avida Menindee Motorhome Specs

Weights and measures

  • External length 7.9m (25ft 11in)
  • External width 2.46m (8ft 1in)
  • Internal height 2m (6ft 6in
  • Travel height 3.1m (10ft 2in)
  • Tare 4486kg
  • GVM 5300kg

Engine

  • Base vehicle Mercedes-Benz 
  • Sprinter 519CDI
  • Engine 3L turbodiesel
  • Gearbox Seven-speed auto
  • Max power 140kW@3800rpm
  • Max torque 440Nm@14500-2400rpm

External

  • Brakes ABS disc
  • Fresh water 100L
  • Grey water 100L
  • Batteries 2x100Ah
  • Solar 2x80W
  • Generator 2.3kVA
  • Inverter 2kW
  • Air-conditioner Dometic B3200 ducted
  • Heater Webasto diesel
  • Gas 2x4.5kg

Internal

  • Cooking Dometic four-burner/grill/oven
  • Fridge Dometic RM 2555 150L 
  • three-way
  • Microwave Panasonic
  • Toilet Dometic
  • Shower Separate cubicle
  • Lighting 12V LED
  • Hot water Truma 14L

Options fitted: None

Price as shown: $220,300 (drive-away, NSW)

Measuring up

I liked...

  • Spacious interior
  • Decent entertainment system
  • LED lighting arrangement
  • Split bathroom
  • External bin space
  • Driving the Sprinter

I would have liked...

  • More window openings
  • A larger kitchen
  • To not have to make up the rear bed every night