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Midwest Automotive Designs: Pick Your Perfect Passage for All-Terrain Leisure


As rec van enthusiasts, we beam at the freedom of “go-anywhere drivability”. Thanks to Midwest Automotive Designs, van travelers can experience the perfect van for any adventure.

The Passage comes in several selections for those who wish to explore endless terrains in luxury. From LED light awning and patio space to complete insulation and custom hand-stitched leather seating, you can enjoy complete camper van leisure wherever you wander. Upgrade to the 4×4 chassis option and add on all terrain off-road tires to take your adventures anywhere you wish to go, especially if your travel goals take you off the common road. Whether choosing between the original Passage floor plan options or looking to explore the Passage 144, you enjoy the trademark pedigree of luxury van living by Midwest Automotive Designs. 


THE ORIGINAL PASSAGE: Looking for a Lounge or Loft?

Customize the layout of your luxury camper van to whatever your adventure calls for. The original Passage comes in two unique floor plans, each offering ample overhead storage space complete with exquisite wood veneer cabinetry in a polish finish. If you consider yourself a weekend warrior, the rear lounge option (170 EXT) provides plenty of space for you and your camping clan while the spacious loft bedding option (170 STD) offers plenty of comfort for road trippers who call for some serious rest and recovery. Regardless of your chosen style, the rear removable table allows you to create a more spacious atmosphere when needed most.

Enjoy the comforts of home with a galley complete with a stainless steel convection microwave, induction stovetop and full-sized refrigeration. Get your grub on or connect with Wi-Fi prep to catch up on remote work in the removable dinette/table space. Freshen up within the enclosed interior shower or wash off after an excursion before turning in with the handy exterior shower. This camper van is also boondocker-friendly with a 100-watt rooftop solar charging system to keep you going. Take your van off the open road and discover the hidden gems near your next destination, whether the road follows your ambitions or not. 

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THE PASSAGE 144: Built for Intrepid Boondockers

Are you looking to wander off-the grid? The Passage 144 will answer the call for your next grand venture. Bolder features including larger 18″ Barabus wheel and tire upgrades and easy-access black and grey tank gravity dump gates are available to dry-campers that crave the conveniences of smooth and truly limitless travels in any terrain. Gear up the roof rack and rear hitch for the ultimate off-road excursion. Staying true to the standard of leisure, this model is complete with most features found in the original Passage model, along with two comparable floor plan styles to choose from. 

For a deeper dive into the different designs of the Passage sprinter van, check out our comparison chart below, highlighting the key features available in each option. 

KEY DETAILS Passage (Lounge) Passage (Loft) Passage 144
2.5 KW LPG Generator X X X
2000 Watt Inverter / Charger / Transfer Switch X X X
Digital Touch Screen MultiPlex Coach Controls X X X
30 Amp 110 Volt Shore Line Power Hookup with Cord X X X
Dual Battery Charging System with Monitor X X X
LP Remote Fill 15.1 gal Capacity X X X
Custom Workstation Behind Driver Seat X X
100 Watt Rooftop Solar Charging System X X X
Lifeline AMG Deep Cycle 225 Amp Hour Battery System X X
Conetic Deep Cycle 90 Amp Hour Battery X
Macerator Pump with Power Gates and Power Hose Reel X X
Easy Access Black & Grey Tank Gravity Dump Gates X
Fresh Water Holding Tank 32 Gal. 32 Gal. 28 Gal.
Grey Water Holding Tank 27 Gal. 27 Gal. 18 Gal.
Black Water Holding Tank 15 Gal. 15 Gal. 15 Gal.
Power Drop Down Bed
300 Amp Hr Lithium Batteries w/ BMS & Chassis Battery Boost
600 Amp HR Lithium Eco-Freedom Package W/BMS & Battery Boost
4×4 Chassis Upgrade
18″ Barabus Wheel & Tire Upgrade
All Terrain Off Road Tires
16″ Black Rims 16″ Black Rims 17″ Black Rims


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