Birmingham, AL – To fully celebrate “life, freedom and the pursuit of happiness”, Storyteller Overland, the highly energetic and innovative manufacturer of class B and outdoor lifestyle vehicles based in Birmingham, AL, has used the backdrop for the weekend of July 4 to announce the expansion of its MODE4x4 Adventure Van product line for the new model year 2021.
Building on the continued success of their flagship MODE4x4 adventure van series, which has taken the RV industry by storm since its release at RVX / RVIA Expo in Salt Lake City, Utah in 2019; Storyteller Overland will now expand the MODE4x4 product line to offer its growing MODElife community 3 distinct trim levels to choose from.
The expanded MODE4x4 range will now include: the original design of the Classic MODE with its infinitely adaptable floor plan, its set of features and its automotive-grade lithium-ion energy storage system (powered by Volta); as well as the all-new elegant and sporty exterior appearance package and the premium color upgrade of MODE Stealth; and of course the long-awaited production version of the Beast MODE, already legendary on the road and off-road, with improved performance.
The 3 new trim levels, including: Classic MODE, Stealth MODE and Beast MODE, will benefit from more than 20 new upgrades from standard features to the interior floor and the industry-leading MODE4x4 feature set . Standard functionality upgrades for 2021 include:
· Much larger sleeping area for the DreamWeaver ™ bed
· More counter space on the newly redesigned kitchen
· More drawer / storage space
· Larger and deeper sink
· Additional 12v USB sockets
· More 12V power outlets
· Over 110 points of sale throughout the cabin
· More efficient and quieter AC system
· Hot water recirculation system
· Standard bug out bug screens
· More surface and storage space on the roof rack
· Improved exhaust fan
· Dimming LED in the cabin
· Dimming LED on the awning
· Improved window blinds
More intuitive UPS ON / OFF switch
· More free space in flares
· Standard rear step
· All new “gravity fill” capacity for plumbing systems
Sonic corner air deflector for fuel economy and noise reduction
In addition to these standard functionality improvements for 2021, the MODE4x4 range will now include finish level exclusives such as:
Stealth MODE: With its elegant and sporty style, Stealth MODE evokes “mindfulness in motion” whether you travel in town, on the road or pursue your passions on the trails. Exclusive features of Stealth Mode include: premium Mercedes-Benz Gray Selenite Metallic paint color, Signature 18 “Matte Black WHEELS, Storyteller Overland Custom Reverse Gear” Updog “, Signature Stealth MODE Graphics, Grill hydraulic coating, personalized badges and emblems.
Beast MODE: The long-awaited Beast MODE represents the first improved class B RV production vehicle of this type anywhere on the planet. Merging rugged individualism and pure joy in the form of a fully offroad / offgrid adventure van, the exclusive features of Beast Mode include: the Agile Offroad RIP Kit Ride, the Havasu Black Rhino rims with tires 275/70/17, rear door fitted Full-size spare parts, Overhead brush guard “Tenzing” for storyteller, lighting kit for extreme trails KC Highlights, rear step “Updog” STO, extension system M- Exclusive Boost MODE power, friction protection kit, custom wheel flares, hood spoiler, ARB On- Board Air with front and rear chucks, Hella Horn upgrade kit, Owl Van Sherpa accessory holder, graphics package custom Beast MODE and complete interior custom storage solutions.
When asked what inspired the development of this daring new range of MODE4x4, storyteller Jeffrey C Hunter replied, “We are grateful for our growing MODElifers community and we always want to listen and learn from them.” them and find new and better ways to inspire them with innovative and cutting-edge solutions. For too long, the RV industry has been built on the back of reduced expectations. We believe our customers are the best and they deserve more! Our team therefore works every day to imagine better ways to offer our MODElifers the most inspired and satisfying property experience possible. MODE Stealth and MODE Beast are just the latest expression of this ongoing commitment. “
The full range of Adventure MODE4x4 vans, including Classic MODE, Stealth MODE and Beast MODE, will continue to be sold exclusively through the national network of Storyteller Overland dealers, and all are offered for sale with warranty. Storyteller See-Thru No Haggle Prize. Likewise, the entire MODE4x4 range is covered by the exclusive MODElife customer service application from Storyteller Overland for all after-sales and warranty needs.