Ratel 4

Give your family a home in the wild, with South Africa’s most reliable offroad caravan. Wherever you set up camp, they will feel that they belong.

  • The ‘go-big-or-go-home’ Bush Lapa caravan.
  • Supreme luxury.
  • Set up camp in under 15 minutes.
  • Sleeps 4 adults.
  • 1040kg dry weight
  • 3CR12 Stainless steel body and chassis with a 1 year warranty.
  • GVM 1800 kg
  • Departure angle of 22°
  • Comes standard with the fuss-free Bush Wing® awning including complete set of sides, and spacious kitchen layout, additional fridge drawer with loads of storage space, gas geyser, shower wing under awning and lots more.

Ratel 4i – NEW INSIDE LAYOUT

Give your family a home in the wild, with South Africa’s most reliable offroad caravan. Wherever you set up camp, they will feel that they belong.

  • The ‘go-big-or-go-home’ Bush Lapa caravan.
  • Supreme luxury.
  • Set up camp in under 15 minutes.
  • Sleeps 4 adults.
  • double bed converts to table with two seats
  • 1190kg dry weight
  • 3CR12 Stainless steel body and chassis with a 1 year warranty.
  • GVM 1800 kg
  • Departure angle of 22°
  • Comes standard with the fuss-free Bush Wing® awning including complete set of sides, and spacious kitchen layout, additional fridge drawer with loads of storage space, gas geyser, shower wing under awning and lots more.

Ratel 4 – INSIDE LAYOUT

Ratel 4i – INSIDE LAYOUT





General Specifications

  • Dry Weight – full house: 1140kg
  • Total Length (Sparewheel incl): 5100mm
  • Total Height to roof top: 2150mm
  • Total Height to top of Bush Wing (depending on tyre size): 2250mm
  • Head room inside: 1980mm
  • Total Width: 1970mm
  • Ground Clearance (axle): 350mm
  • Departure angle: 22°
  • Solid beam axle with leaf springs and shock absorbers: 1800kg
  • GVM: 1800kg
  • Loading Capacity: 660kg
  • Double beds: 2
  • Sleeps: 4 Adults
  • Stainless Steel Body and Chassis     
  • Aluminium interior and doors     
  • Micro Dotted (also known as Data Dot) as per law specs
  • 1 Year Guarantee (ex factory) on material and workmanship, other items as per manufacturer’s guarantees     

Standard features

  • Bush Wing awning 90° x 270° x 1
  • Sides for Bush Wing (2x doors) x 6
  • Draft skirt x 2
  • 15″ Wheels, 6 stud, steel epoxy rims x 3
  • Kitchen with stainless steel working table x 1
  • Stabilizers/Jacks/High lift jacks x 2
  • Wheel spanner, lockable spare wheel x 1
  • Cupboards for clothes with canvassing & zips x 20
  • Mattresses x 2 Double
  • Side and front beds with tents x 2
  • Dual entry doors x 2
  • Shower cubicle x 1
  • Inside floor carpet x 1
  • Heavy duty jockey wheel x 1
  • Jockey wheel out of the way bracket x 1
  • Aluminium checkered noseboxes x 1
  • Jerry can holder between noseboxes x 1
  • Jerry cans x 2
  • Aluminium woodracks on top of noseboxes x 2
  • Deep cycle batteries with cover boxes x 2
  • Kitchen/Shower LED light x 3
  • Multi round LED x 1
  • LED Lights x 7
  • Hella points 12V output x 3
  • Anderson Fridge points 12V 50A x 1
  • 220V Inlet caravan plug x 1
  • 220V plug (3 point) outside at kitchen x 3
  • 220V plug (2 point) inside (built in breaker) x 1
  • 220V plug (3 point) inside (built in breaker) x 1
  • Intelligent Charging system, monitor and Bush Lapa power panel with USB plugs x 1
  • Charging system from vehicle (Anderson plug on A-frame) x 1
  • 220V Caravan extension lead for mains 10m x 1
  • Mudflaps x 2
  • Mudflap stone protectors for chassis x 1
  • Crockery set in canvas holder (for six) x 1
  • Fire extinguisher x 1
  • Wash basin inside with mixer tap x 1
  • Double wash basin with aluminium frame (removable) x 1
  • Heavy duty aluminium kitchen drawer system x 1
  • 2 Plate gas cast iron burner fixed in stainless steel stand x 1
  • Direct gas connection to gas burner with regulator x 1
  • Gasbottle brackets in nosebox x 2
  • 150 Litre stainless steel watertank under chassis with automatic pump, filler cap, tap and drain plug x 1
  • 6 Litre/min Geyser with direct connection to rear tap x 1
  • Hot and cold water taps on rear for wash basins  x 1 each
  • Hot and cold water mixer at fridge drawer for wash basins & cooking x 1
  • Spare wheel cover x 1
  • Transport included to Bush Lapa branches & agents x 1

Optional extras

  • Solar Panel 140W with controller and aluminium roof rack
  • National Luna 90L, Engel 60L and SnoMaster 70L fridges on request
  • Bearing kit   
  • Mag Wheels 16”, 17” or 18”
  • Other axle than standard
  • Gasbottles (filled)
  • 1200 mm x 600 mm Loose standing aluminium table with fold in legs and PVC bag
  • Stoneprotector net