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This is a tad bigger than an Escape

Postby Charles - December 11th, 2015, 5:58 pm

Wife and I traded the travel trailer for a 2001 Newmar Dutch Star.

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It is 8 ft wide and 38 ft long and has a 330 HP Cummins Diesel engine.

Interior shot with main slide closed.

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Re: This is a tad bigger than an Escape

Postby weebee - December 12th, 2015, 8:45 am

Nice! I'll be getting a Class A when I retire.
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2014 Subaru CrossTrek Hybrid Touring. Heated leather, Nav/Sat , keyless entry/start.
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Re: This is a tad bigger than an Escape

Postby FRENCHY - December 12th, 2015, 9:09 am

Cxongrats to you and the wife :thumb: :thumb:

Charles always on a move :lol: :yes:
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Re: This is a tad bigger than an Escape

Postby Charles - December 12th, 2015, 9:10 am

Pick up the coach next Thursday. Every time I look at it, I just :drool: :drool: :drool:
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2015 F450 Platinum Crew Cab Long Bed DRW, White Platinum Tricoat, 6.7L Powerstroke Diesel, 225/70R/19.5 tires, Almost every option known to man (except a sunroof). Ford 27.5K Fifth Wheel Hitch
"19.5s are chick magnets"
Former Vehicles
2016 Escape Titanium FWD, Shadow Black, Equipment Pkg 301A, Titanium Technology Package with HID Auto Headlamps, BLIS, Active Park Assist, 2.0L EcoBoost, Panoramic Vista Roof, SYNC3 with Navigation, 19" wheels

2012 Buick Verano Leather Group - Black Onyx - Sunroof, Navigation, Premium Exterior Package, WeatherTech DigitalFit liners (1st & 2nd Row), Wireless Rear View Camera.
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Re: This is a tad bigger than an Escape

Postby FRENCHY - December 12th, 2015, 9:33 am

Now you need an Escape to tow in the back of that RV :shades:

A 2WD, because I don't think a 4WD can be tow.
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Re: This is a tad bigger than an Escape

Postby Charles - December 12th, 2015, 9:56 am

FRENCHY wrote:Now you need an Escape to tow in the back of that RV :shades:

A 2WD, because I don't think a 4WD can be tow.


You are correct, the 4WD Escape can not be flat towed. I looked into that. :yes:
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2015 F450 Platinum Crew Cab Long Bed DRW, White Platinum Tricoat, 6.7L Powerstroke Diesel, 225/70R/19.5 tires, Almost every option known to man (except a sunroof). Ford 27.5K Fifth Wheel Hitch
"19.5s are chick magnets"
Former Vehicles
2016 Escape Titanium FWD, Shadow Black, Equipment Pkg 301A, Titanium Technology Package with HID Auto Headlamps, BLIS, Active Park Assist, 2.0L EcoBoost, Panoramic Vista Roof, SYNC3 with Navigation, 19" wheels

2012 Buick Verano Leather Group - Black Onyx - Sunroof, Navigation, Premium Exterior Package, WeatherTech DigitalFit liners (1st & 2nd Row), Wireless Rear View Camera.
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Re: This is a tad bigger than an Escape

Postby FRENCHY - December 12th, 2015, 10:03 am

What do you do with your F now :shrug:

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Re: This is a tad bigger than an Escape

Postby Charles - December 12th, 2015, 10:44 am

FRENCHY wrote:What do you do with your F now :shrug:

Charles always on the move and on the next move :lol: :yes: :thumb:


The F-150 has been retired from towing and will now (eventually) ease into the life of a towed vehicle. :lol:
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2015 F450 Platinum Crew Cab Long Bed DRW, White Platinum Tricoat, 6.7L Powerstroke Diesel, 225/70R/19.5 tires, Almost every option known to man (except a sunroof). Ford 27.5K Fifth Wheel Hitch
"19.5s are chick magnets"
Former Vehicles
2016 Escape Titanium FWD, Shadow Black, Equipment Pkg 301A, Titanium Technology Package with HID Auto Headlamps, BLIS, Active Park Assist, 2.0L EcoBoost, Panoramic Vista Roof, SYNC3 with Navigation, 19" wheels

2012 Buick Verano Leather Group - Black Onyx - Sunroof, Navigation, Premium Exterior Package, WeatherTech DigitalFit liners (1st & 2nd Row), Wireless Rear View Camera.
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Re: This is a tad bigger than an Escape

Postby MadMax - December 12th, 2015, 10:55 am

:? But, but... you just bought the trailer :shrug:
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Re: This is a tad bigger than an Escape

Postby MadMax - December 12th, 2015, 11:07 am

It was just a typical Friday morning at Charles' house when suddenly...

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:lol: Congrats, enjoy!
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