I’m on the search for an expedition vehicle that can do mild 4×4 trails, or travel on snowy roads, sandy beaches, without concern for getting stuck.
It needs to be reliable, as we plan on doing long-haul trips North to Alaska, and South to Utah and Nevada.
Plus, it needs to be be big, as we have 4 kids.
Preliminary searching turns up the Earthroamer Crew Cab pickup truck campers – and that’s all it took to get my gears turning.
The EarthRoamer has an air bag suspension kit by Kelderman. The rear kit costs around $3800, and the front is another $1400. Coupled with remote reservoir King shocks for $2000.
Here’s someone who has built a similar project on their own, starting with a 2004 F550. Their overall budget was $30,000. I haven’t watched all the videos yet, but they look entertaining and informative: