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  1. Linda and Steph

    Linda and Steph Funster

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    You couldn't even take it for a test drive and stay legal!
     
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    7 people's weight would be pushing half a tonne alone . . . & the hab' door's on the O/S
     
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    I don't know how any of them get away with selling these co called 6 and 7 berth vehicles plated at 3500kg.

    None of them are fit for purpose.

    With the one in that link you don't have to worry about the driver, just filling it up with diesel would put it over weight.
     
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    Do you think perchance, that it may be a typo?
     
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    Probably yes.

    It should have said unladen 3495kg (y)
     
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    MIRO is 2915kg .. still not much for 7 people
     
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    Details for CI Carioca 707
    2011 model
    Attribute
    Value
    Manufacturer
    CI
    Class
    Overcab Coachbuilt
    Base Vehicle
    Fiat Ducato
    Range
    Carioca
    Model Year
    2011
    Engine Size
    2.2TD
    Engine Power (bhp)
    100
    Auto Option (£)

    Maximum weight (kg)
    3500
    Payload (kg)
    610
    Length (m)
    6.99
    Width (m)
    2.31
    Height (m)
    3.20
    Berths
    7
    Belted Seats
    7
    Main Layout
    Bunk Beds
    Separate Shower
    Yes
    Space/Water Heater
    SW
    Fresh Water (litres)
    105
    Waste Water (litres)
    105
    Hob (no. rings)
    3
    Cooker
    OG
    Fridge (litres)
    97
    Gas Locker (kg)
    1x15
    Price from (£)
    39291
     
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    Judge Mental Funster Deceased RIP

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    That's typically MMM BS! Absolutely pathetic and unprincipled reviews. Want a proper review look at German magazines!:(
     
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    Payload of 610kg isn't much for 7 people.
    If they were my size it would be overloaded even if they took nothing with them.
    I have to admit that many years ago I had a 7 berth motorhome (just two belted seats) and I hadn't a clue what it's weights were, seemed to handle OK even with a full water tank and six bikes (three on the back and three on the roof) and sometimes a scooter on a towbar mounted rack as well, and loads of other stuff.
     
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    Is there anything, apart from wars, these Germans are not good at judge;)
     
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    Open door policy to immagrants, it seems that backfired. :whistle: :LOL:
     
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