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Exclusive Bessacarr Features

  • Additional baskets in Kitchen
  • Additional awning light on offside
  • Truma Duo comfort crash sensor change over regulator and hoses and Enroute Heating
  • Shaving Mirror
  • Additional Towel and Robe Hooks
  • Alko Wheel Locks
  • Winter fridge vent covers
  • Bespoke graphic scheme
  • 2 oven shelves
  • Back up Alde water heater lead
  • TV Bracket
  • Wi-Fi system
  • Specialised Bessacarr Branded Tow Cover
  • Alde constant water system
  • Bespoke upholstery scheme
  • Bessacarr branded Gin glasses

Bessacarr By Design 580


If you want a handsome fixed bed single axle luxury touring caravan the Bessacarr By Design 580 deserves to be given serious consideration.

  • 4
  • Grade 3
  • Single
  • 1800kg

With its stylish exterior and contemporary looks internally Swift Group have created along with Couplands Caravans a winning combination.

With the stunning exterior profiling, together with its safety features it not only looks good on the road but allows you to tow with confidence.

Built using Swift's renowned Smart 3 construction the 580 Bessacarr By Design can almost certainly be described as one of the most luxurious single axle fixed bed caravans on the market.

Features including Alde Heating which may be used in the autumn and winter months allowing you to arrive on site with a warm interior. electric rooflight coupled with the Swift Command System must surely mean the Bessacarr By Design is one of the market leaders in its field.

10 Year Bodyshell Integrity Warranty


(4 berth)

580 Floorplan
Berths 4
Numbers of Axles 1
Internal Length
(at bed box height)
5.93m / 19'5''
Overall Width# 2.28m / 7'6''
Overall Height
(inc. TV Aerial)#
2.61m / 8'7''
Maximum Internal Headroom 1.95m / 6'5''
Overall Length# 7.54m / 24'9''
Awning A/A Dimension 10.29m / 33'9''
Mass in Running Order
(inc. tolerance)
1585kg / 31.2cwt
Maximum Technical Permissable Laden Mass
1800kg / 35.4cwt
Total User Payload 215kg
Personal Effects Payload 156kg / 3.1cwt
Tyre Size 205/70 R15C 106 R
Thermal Insulation Grade Three

Bed Sizes

Front Double 200cm x 168cm / 6'7'' x 5'6''
Rear Double 182cm x 133cm / 6'0'' x 4'4''
Side Bunk (Offside) 4 berth only

* Estimated weights

# The dimensions given are approximate due to slight variations in suspension ride heights, loading conditions and tyre pressures.

Gallery & Addt. Features

Built with SMART 3 technology, Bessacar By Design boast a revolutionary composite floor with dual density foam core that's made from recycled plastic bottles. This innovation enabled completely timberless construction and a lifetime water ingress warranty for added peace of mind.*

Strong, Modern, Aerodynamic, Resilient and Tested, you can be assured your Swift caravan is a high quality, engineered product.

At the Swift Group we're continually looking for ways to enhance your enjoyment of the outdoors. Swift Command is a real innovation designed to make your touring experience even more carefree.

The perfect tool for touring, Swift Command technology includes a smart LCD control panel that has enhanced functions.

There is also an exciting, free downloadable 'app' that links to the Swift Command unit, so you can be in control wherever you are with the convenience of your mobile device.

Access the clever onboard interface when nearby with Bluetooth or via your internet connection when remote.

Track system levels like water, power, temperature, humidity and monitor the location of your vehicle as well as adjusting your lighting and heating remotely.

Custom notification settings keep you informed of functions such as battery levels, frost alerts and alarm status.

For even greater peace of mind you can subscribe to the pre-installed Thatcham Category 6 approved pro-active tracker to add extra security to your vehicle.

Swift Command Tracker by Sargent is monitored by an approved monitoring centre which operates 24 hours a day 7 days a week and provides European coverage and direct police liaison.

This system is ready for use, all you need to do is purchase a tracking subscription by visiting www.swiftcommand.co.uk or calling Sargent on 01482 881655.

Head to the Apple or Android store and search for 'Swift Command'.

What is Connect Direct?

Connect Direct is an online system which personalises each customers experience of owning their caravan. The system is available in the Bessacarr by Design range.

How does it work?

Once you have logged on and created your profile, you will be able to access a whole host of information, specific to your caravan. In addition you will be able to have a direct line into the retail team, with the launch of a live chat facility.

Should a problem occur, you will be able to report a fault to us directly, enabling us to react quickly and work together with your dealer to take the problem away from you the owner and resolve the issue as quickly as possible.

Product upgrades and notifications will be sent via Connect Direct keeping you up to date over the coming years.

This online system provides a direct route for you into the Swift Group, and enables us to provide you with proactive Customer Service support, enhancing your experience.

Connect Direct is in addition to the traditional methods of contacting us.

The key benefits of Connect Direct are:

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Specification Meanings

Weights: The masses are calculated in accordance to EU regulation 1230/2012 and NCC code of practice 304.

The Mass in Running Order (MRO) comprises:

1. The mass of the empty caravan as supplied by Swift including loose items such as the hook-up cable, kit bag, entrance step, manuals etc

2. 10kg allowance for LPG

The MRO is calculated with the fresh water tank, toilet flush tank and water heater empty. If you travel with water in the fresh water tank, toilet flush tank and the water heater the payload will reduce accordingly.

The personal effects is based on the number of berths and the length of the caravan and includes an allowance of 20kg for a leisure battery, The Maximum Technical Permissible Laden Mass (MTPLM) is the maximum mass allowed when the caravan is fully laden.

Warning: Under no circumstances should the MTPLM be exceeded.

Please Note: Any dealer fit options will reduce the overall payload available to the user of the caravan.

If you require additional payload it is possible to upgrade the MTPLM to the upper limit. Please contact your Swift caravan dealer for more information.

Bed Sizes: Please note that the front double bed sizes quoted are for seating configurations without a chest of drawers. The front double bed width for a layout with a chest of drawers fitted, will be reduced by 0.4m (1'4") from that stated.

Awning Sizes: Due to varying awning designs and sizes the awning sizes given are approximate only. Specific awning sizes must be confirmed by your dealer or awning manufacturer prior to purchase.

Customers should verify the actual dimensions of their touring caravan before committing to anything that could be impacted by these dimensions.

LED Road Lights: Certain vehicles may require a secondary fuse box when towing models fitted with LED road lighting.

To arrange a viewing of the latest Bessacarr Caravan models,
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