Which Winnebago Class B Vans Are Gas and Which Are Diesel?

With compact designs that offer the comforts of home while boasting impressive fuel efficiency, Winnebago Class B Camper Vans have grown in popularity over the past number of years. Winnebago offers Class B models on both the Ram ProMaster® and the Mercedes-Benz® Sprinter Chassis, giving you the option to select the fuel type you prefer – the ProMaster van runs on gas, while the Sprinter van runs on diesel.

Continue reading to learn which Class B Vans are diesel and which are gas-powered.

Winnebago Class B Gas Motorhomes

Winnebago’s gas-powered Class B vans are built on the reliable and easy to maneuver Ram ProMaster van chassis, equipped with a 3.6-liter V6 gas engine. With 276 horsepower, a nine-speed automatic transmission, and 250 pound-feet of torque, you are ready to take on everything your RVing adventures have in store.

These gas-powered Class B vans include the Winnebago Solis and Solis Pocket, as well as the Winnebago Travato. Learn more about the features and specifications of each coach below.

Winnebago® Solis™

The Winnebago Solis is available in 2 expanded floorplans – the 59P and 59PX – and includes premium all-season insulation with an easy to use water central control panel, Truma Combi Eco Heating System, and a 170 to 220-watt solar panel. Additional stand-out features include the unique optional fiberglass pop-up top loft for up to two people, the interior Murphy+Bed for versatile space and a galley kitchen with refrigerator-freezer that is accessible from inside or outside the cab.

The Winnebago Solis is a fuel-efficient Class B gas motorhome designed for adventure at any budget. The all-weather camper van makes you feel right at home no matter where you decide to set up camp.

59P and 59PX Key Specifications – 

  • Exterior Length – 19’9″ (59P) / 21’ (59PX)
  • Exterior Height – 9′ (59P) / 9’5” (59PX)
  • Freshwater Capacity – 20 gal.
  • Holding Tank Capacity – 20 gal. (gray)
  • Fuel Capacity – 24 gal.

Key Features – 

  • Pop-Up Top with FROLI® Sleep System
  • Galley with Indoor / Outdoor Functionality
  • Large Gear Garage with Durable L-track Storage System
  • Rear Annex Area
  • Full Wet-Bathroom
  • Dual Exterior Wash Stations
  • Cassette Toilet
  • Simplified Water Panel

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Winnebago® Solis Pocket™

We are often asked, “What is the difference between the Solis and Solis Pocket is?” Most of these differences come down to size specifications and a few features – the most obvious one being the difference between the bathroom arrangements. While the Solis includes a full wet bathroom, the Solis Pocket includes a portable cassette toilet that stows under the dinette.

The Solis Pocket is Winnebago’s most affordable camper van and is well-equipped for your off-road excursions while also being compact enough to make city driving a breeze. It provides protection from the elements with superior insulation, sleeping arrangements, and plenty of efficient storage for all the gear necessary for you to take on your adventures.

Key Specifications – 

  • Exterior Length – 17’10″
  • Exterior Height – 9′5”
  • Freshwater Capacity – 20 gal.
  • Holding Tank Capacity – 20 gal. (gray)
  • Fuel Capacity – 24 gal.

Key Features – 

  • Truma VarioHeat Heating System
  • Convenient, Removeable 20 lb. Propane Cylinder
  • MOLLE (Modular Lightweight Load-carrying Equipment) Panel

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Winnebago® Travato™

The Winnebago Travato is the top-selling Camper Van in North America. The Travato is available in 2 main floorplans, the 59G and 59K, and each of these is available with the option to add Lithium Power – denoted by the addition of an “L” to the model name. Energy and fuel-efficient systems make the most of the Travato’s ample power, and streamlined features are designed to keep you traveling even when the elements – and the road – are less than forgiving. Estimated to achieve 18 to 22 mpg highway and at only 21 feet long, the Travato offers all the comforts of home in a nimble, efficient van.

Key Specifications – 

  • Exterior Length – 21’
  • Exterior Height – 9’ 4”
  • Freshwater Capacity – 18 gal.
  • Holding Tank Capacity – 14 gal. (gray)
  • Fuel Capacity – 24 gal.

Key Features – 

  • Truma Combi Eco Plus Heating System
  • Coleman-Mach 10 NDQ Air Conditioner
  • MOLLE (Modular Lightweight Load-carrying Equipment) Panel
  • WinnSleep System

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Winnebago Class B Diesel Motorhomes

The Winnebago Class B lineup of diesel vans includes the Revel, Era, and Boldt, all of which are built on the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter VS30 chassis. Over 30 active and passive safety features are included in the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter chassis, including Active Brake Assist, Active Distance Assist Distronic, Active Lane Keep Assist, and much more. Additionally, this chassis features MBUX Hey Mercedes voice guidance and artificial intelligence services.

With 188 horsepower, on-demand 4WD with Hi/Lo range, electronic stability and traction control, the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Van allows you to take on any adventure, whether on or off-road.

Continue reading to learn more about the specific Winnebago coaches available on this chassis.

Winnebago® Revel™

The Winnebago Revel is rugged enough to take on the trail while still providing the comforts of home, which makes it the ideal camper van for adventures on and off the beaten path. 

There is one floorplan available for the Winnebago Revel, the 44E. It features swiveling front-cab seats, a removable dinette table, and a bench that can accommodate four people. A full galley adapts to your needs with an extendable counter, an exterior table, and a 3.0 cubic ft. refrigerator you can access from either inside or outside the coach. The floorplan is also built with the rear bedroom and gear garage. The space-saving Power Lift bed provides extra storage underneath once you have arrived at your destination while the gear garage can provide ample room for all your equipment.

Key Specifications – 

  • Exterior Length – 19’7″
  • Exterior Height – 10′
  • Freshwater Capacity – 21 gal.
  • Holding Tank Capacity – 21 gal. (gray)
  • Fuel Capacity – 24.5 gal.

Key Features – 

  • Heavy-Duty Vinyl Flooring
  • Tinted Dual-Pane Euro Acrylic Windows with Cassette Shades
  • Portable Single Induction Stove Top
  • Removable Counter Extension
  • All-in-One Gear Closet and Wet Bath
  • Side Screen Door with Magnetic Closures
  • Two 125-amp-hour Lithium-Ion Batteries with Dedicated Second Alternator to Charge System
  • Insulated and Heated Gray Water Tank
  • Cassette Toilet

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Winnebago® Era™

The Winnebago Era was one of the first Sprinter-based models in its class and is designed with both reliability and power in mind.

There are three floorplans available for the Winnebago Era – the 70A, 70B, and 70X.

The 70A floorplan includes rear twin beds that convert into cross-coach sleeping, a mid-coach wet bath, and a convertible sofa/bed in the front of the coach.

Similar to the 70A floorplan, the 70B includes a sofa/bed area and a mid-coach wet bath, although arranged differently. This floorplan also includes an expansive galley counter and three swiveling chairs with a moveable pedestal table. You also have added storage accessible from the double doors on the exterior rear of the coach.

And finally, the 70X is very similar to the 70B the difference being it has four swiveling chairs instead of three.

Key Specifications 

  • Exterior Length – 24’3″
  • Exterior Height – 9’8”
  • Freshwater Capacity – 25 gal.
  • Holding Tank Capacity – up to 26-gal. (gray); up to 9-gal. (black)
  • Fuel Capacity – 24.5-gal.

Key Features

  • Available On-Demand 4×4 chassis
  • Multiplex Lighted Wall Switches
  • Corian Solid-Surface Countertops
  • Sliding Entrance Door (not on 4×4 chassis)
  • Side and Rear Screen Doors
  • Truma Combi Eco Plus Heating System
  • Complete Kitchen
    • Two- or Three- Burner Cooktop
    • Microwave or Microwave-Convection Over
    • Stainless Steel Sink
    • Compressor-Driven Refrigerator

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Winnebago® Boldt™

Featuring exceptional fuel- and energy-efficiency, spacious floorplans, and abundant storage, the Winnebago Boldt delivers a unique blend of innovation and comfort.

There are two floorplans available, the 70BL and the 70KL. Each features the Pure3 Energy System and a convertible twin-bed sleeping area. The 70KL, however, distinguishes itself with an open floorplan design and a wet bath moved to the rear rather than mid-coach, as in the 70BL. The 70BL also has a lounge area behind the cab seats with dinette seating that can be converted into a single sleep space.

With easily convertible bedroom or living area with Flex Bed System, a workspace for your mobile office, and all-weather camping capabilities, the Boldt is the ideal luxury camper van for all of your future endeavors.

Key Specifications 

  • Exterior Length – 22’11”
  • Exterior Height – 9’8”
  • Freshwater Capacity – 21 gal.
  • Holding Tank Capacity – up to 26-gal. (gray); up to 24-gal. (black)
  • Fuel Capacity – 24.5-gal.

Key Features

  • Available On-Demand 4×4 Chassis
  • Pure3 Advanced Energy System
    • 3,600-watt Pure Sine Inverter
    • 4-module Energy Pack
    • Two (2) 115-watt Solar Panels with Battery Charger
  • Corian Solid-Surface Countertops
  • Flex Bed System Converts from Bedroom or Living Area Easily
  • Power Sliding Door (N/A on the 4×4 chassis)
  • Side and Rear Screen Doors with Magnetic Closure
  • All-Weather Insulation

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As you can see, Winnebago offers a number of Class B Camper Vans in both gas and diesel powered models. Winnebago Class B Vans allow you to enjoy the outdoors with the added amenities of home comfort.

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Call a Lichtsinn RV consultant today to find out more about Class B gas and diesel models equipped for your outdoor adventures!

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