European Innovation Award winners for 2023 named

The most innovative products from the caravan, motorhome, campervan, and camping world for 2023 have been named at the annual European Innovation Award.

The award ceremony took place in Stuttgart, Germany as part of holiday and tourism exhibition CMT and saw winners selected in 17 separate categories, chosen by a panel of expert judges mostly comprised of editors from trade magazines around Europe. In total, 145 different entries were presided over before the eventual winners were selected.

Notable winners included Hymer’s unique Venture S motorhome, which picked up the Exterior Design prize, the new Flair by Niesmann+Bischoff, which claimed the Interior Design and Safety awards, and QUQUQ, which claimed the Innovative Vehicle Related Equipment prize and Blogger’s Favourite award for its BusBox-4 for the Volkswagen ID Buzz.


The full list of 2023 winners are as follows:

Interior Design: the new Flair, Niesmann+Bischoff

Exterior Design: Venture S, Hymer

Technology & Connectivity: AZUR, Knaus

Layout: LMC Style 400 F, LMC Caravan

Safety: the new Flair, Niesmann+Bischoff

Vehicle Equipment: Smart Level Control. KABE

Innovative Vehicle Related Equipment: BusBox-4 for ID Buzz, QUQUQ

Sustainability/Environment: Powerstation, Bosswerk

Audience Focus: Adria Altea, Adria Mobil

Marketing & PR Campaign: MAXIA VAN, Hobby

Innovative Start-Up: Real-Time Seat Reservatiom and Availability Display, Camigo

Overall Concept Motorhome: Lyseo Gallery TD, Bürstner

Overall Concept Caravan: New Eriba Touring Generation, Hymer

Overall Concept Van: TOURER CUV, Knaus

Overall Concept 4x4: SUNLIGHT CLIFF 4x4, Sunglight

Overall Concept Equipment: TRIGO-VAN, AL-KO

Blogger’s Favourite: BusBox-4 for ID Buzz, QUQUQ

Blogger’s Favourite 2nd Place: Travelfix DIY, Froli. Revision of Hymer Camper Van, Hymer

Blogger’s Favourite 3rd Place: Peg&Stop, Peggy Peg. California on Tour App, Volkswagen. help2camp App, Brecht Caravan