What Is a Forest River R.pod?

What Is a Forest River R.pod?

R.pod is a luxury travel trailer manufactured by Forest River. The trailer has the lowest tow weight in its class, reports Forest River. R.pod is a fully self-contained trailer. Its shape and construction are both unique.

All R.pod models contain high capacity holding tanks equipped with an interactive tank monitoring system, notes Roaming Times. The R.pod has 7 different floor plan options ranging between 16 feet 2 inches, and 18 feet 2 inches. It has an interior height of 78 inches. Two of R.pod's models feature a slide. The trailer's interior comes equipped with residential cabinetry, hardwood drawers and expandable cargo netting for additional storage. A standard R.pod comes with a 4.2 cubic foot 3-way refrigerator ideal for extended vacations.

For entertainment, the trailer packs an optional 9-inch widescreen, drop-down LCD television. The TV also features a DVD player with remote control, and an AM/FM/CD stereo. The 11K BTU low profile air conditioner, a convection microwave oven and an r•dome awning with built-in screen room are other popular R.pod options.

Common exterior features include custom tinted safety glass windows, a patio light with an amber lens and a license plate holder with lights. Other options include laminated sidewalls, floor and roof, an entry door step, a rear spoiler and an outside shower, according to Forest River.