1981

Registration as VARIO motor home trading company

in the commercial register. Bersenbrück HRB 3262.

1982

Member of the vehicle and bodywork Guild

county Osnabrück

1983

Registration of the company VARIOmobil Fahrzeugbau GmbH

in the commercial register Nr. HRB 15383, county court Osnabrück.

 

The first luxury motorhomes is built on a Mercedes Benz 613/813 chassis.

The interior is in wood quality. Large tank capacity, a separate shower and ceramic water closet

apply a new standard. Suitability for winter and frost resistance has priority.

1984

The company moves in September 1984 into a new production hall in the industrial area of Bohmte.

In addition, there are expanded possibilities and production areas for the trades

GRP (glass-fibre reinforced plastic) wall construction, interior construction

and electrical engineering.

1985

The first motorhome built in the manufactory in Bohmte is a VARIO 350 on VW LT.

 

Based on the idea to have a small vehicle on site at the one hand and to be able to use

a large living room on the other hand, the first trailer was built and named VARIO Dynamic.

 

On this type of semi-trailer constructions, the first commercial special purpose vehicles

follow as mobile libraries, info mobiles, exhibition and presentation vehicles, mobile banks,

laboratories, offices and test vehicles.

1986

The first VARIO Alkoven - on MB 814 - is created.

1987

Registration of the mark „VARIOmobil“ at the German Patent Office in Munich.

The company area is being enlarged, an own paint shop built.

1988

The first VARIO Perfect 900 is based on a MAN 10.180 HOCL bus chassis.

The vehicle is featured with an exclusive handmade wood furnishing.

 

The first apprentice learns his trade as a vehicle painter.

Since that time body and vehicle manufacturers, as well as office clerks are trained.

Including various winners in the Guild and Chamber of Trade, and even a first place

in the National Selection 2015.

1989

Presentation of the first VARIO Star on 410 MB on the CARAVANING fair in Essen, Germany.

1990

The motorhome scene is moving, the demand of

motorhomes with on board cars is growing.

 

VARIOmobil builds the VARIO Alkoven 900 with the first car garage.

Numerous other models follow, e.g. the VARIO Perfect, which is also optionally available

with an exclusive airbrush painting.

1994

Construction and inauguration of the current headquarter VARIOmobil,

An Teckners Tannen 1, 49163 BOHMTE, Germany,

with 36.000 m² open space and 6.000 m² of production space.

 

A modern paint shop for vehicles up to 20 meters in length is built.

For the independant power generation, a block heating station is installed.

1998

Begin of a successful cooperation with the University of Applied Science Osnabrück.

Diploma and various internships are carried out at VARIOmobil.  

1999

Extension of the factory buildings.

The increasing requirements in higher quality furniture were satisfied

with the expansion of the carpentry with its own furniture paint shop.

2002

VARIO Perfect 1200 on a VOLVO omnibus chassis.

The first VARIOmobil with Slide Out and even with gold leaf design

was presented at the CARAVAN SALON in Düsseldorf.

2005

Legislative amendments require enhanced safety-related vehicle- and component testings

(such as belt anchorage points, seat attachments, etc).

Extensive testings at TÜV Rheinland are passed successfully.

Then as now, regular checks and tests are organised.

2006

2007

The first only 10 meters short VARIO Perfect 1000 with 3 Slide Outs.

1 x in the living area and 2 x in the bedroom.

2008

Cooperation with well-known testing institutes. Expert training at the company in Bohmte.

World premiere of the VARIO Perfect 1200 Platinum at the Millionaire Fair in Munich.

12 m motorhome, 3 axes, 3 extendable Slide Outs, 420 hp, car garage for Mini convertible,

25 t GVWR, luxurious ambience in „bentART“ design and an exclusive wellness oasis. 

Full equipment that leaves nothing to be desired.

2009

The newly designed aerodynamic front gives the VARIO Star 800 a sleek face.

2010

Uncompromisingly comfortable.

Presentation of the first VARIO Alkoven 1050 on MAN TGS with Slide Out and car garage

at the CARAVAN SALON in Düsseldorf.  With only 10.5 m total length , this handy mobile

offers two separate beds, a spacious living room with Slide Out and even a complementary

small vehicle on bord.

2011

Expansion of production facilities by 1,200 square meters.

2012

VARIO Alkoven 1200: the innovative cab with 4 seats under the folding alcove

merges with the living area thank to an extra large passage way. 

An „integrated“ alcove is born. New: Interior „vogueART“.

2013

Off-road! VARIO Star 750 4x4 on Sprinter 519 CDI: 

four wheel drive activated via pressing a button. Optimum traction, 80 mm more ground clearance,

air suspension (RA) and an agile automatic transmission makes pure driving pleasure -

even in unusual ways.

2014

VARIO Business

First presentation of the industrial special vehicles based on the VARIO Perfect series

at the IAA Commercial Vehicle Show in Hanover.

2015

The two-person mobile VARIO Star on MB Sprinter presents itself in a completely new body design.

 

The Central Association of Bodywork and Vehicle Technology eV appoints VARIOmobil to

the first CARAVAN specialist in the Osnabrück region. 

 

GOLDEN MOTORHOME 2015

the VARIO Perfect 1100 SH conquered the 3rd place in the category Liner.

2016

The VARIO Perfect 1200 Platinum reaches the award

"The Golden motorhome" ranked first in the category Liner
1981
Alcove stacking cabin on MB-Unimog U416
1982
VARIO Classic box body on Unimog
1983
Initially, VARIOmobil is constructing drop-off cabins, here a VARIO 430
1983
VARIO Land Cruiser
1984
1984
Self-supporting! Body construction carries the chassis.
1985
The semi-trailer VARIO dynamic was introduced with a terrain-driven tractor as a travel vehicle
1985
Mobile library - VARIO Dynamic semi-trailer
1986
VARIO alcove on VW LT four wheel drive
1986
VARIO Bus on MB omnibus chassis
1987
Real wood interieur VARIO Integral 930
1987
The first :: VARIO Integral with window-stripe
1988
VARIO Classic alcove, three axles
1990
Vario Perfect 900 - MAN 10.180 HOCL
1990
VARIOmobil introduces car garages and airbrush paints
1993
Introduction of the VARIO Star at the CARAVANING trade fair Essen
1993
VARIO Star 700 on Iveco Daily
1994
VARIO Alkoven 750
1994
VARIO Perfect 900 - Neoplan N 208
1995
VARIO Perfect 850 - MAN 11.230 HCOL
1996
VARIO Star 700 on MB Sprinter
1996
VARIO Perfect 800 - MAN 11.220 HOCL
1997
Perfect 850 S - MAN 11.220 HOCL
1999
VARIO Alkoven 930
1999
Perfect 850 S - MAN 11.220 HOCL
2000
VARIO Semi Trailer
2001
VARIO Star 750 on MB Sprinter
2002
VARIO Perfect 1000 with car garage
2002
Beaten Gold design. Garage for SMART Crossblade.
2002
VARIO Alkoven 850 - Atego 823
2002
Luxury Liner - not only with Porsche in the garage
2002
Electronic brownies park the 2nd car perfectly
2004
VARIO 1100 TI
2004
Living area in a box body motorhome
2004
Perfect 950 SH - MAN 14.285
2005
VARIO 1000 TI box body
2006
VIP-Shuttle VARIO Star 750
2006
VARIO 430 box body, bridge and road works
2006
VARIO Alkoven 1050 - MAN TGA 18.350
2007
2008
World premiere of the VARIO Perfect 1200 PLATINUM at the Millionaire Fair in Munich
2009
VARIO Star 800 auf MAN TGL 8.250
2010
VARIO Alkoven 1050 on MAN TGS 18.440
2010
VARIO Star 800 on MB Atego
2010
Star 800 on MAN TGL 8.220/5
2011
Slide Out technique
2011
Perfect 900 SH on MAN TGM 15.290LL/5
2011
VARIO box body on IVECO Daily
2011
VARIO banking mobile
2011
VARIO Perfect 1200
2011
Car garage for Lotus Elise
2011
VARIO Business vehicle
2012
VARIO Star 800 on MB Atego
2012
VARIO Alkoven 950 - MAN TGS
2012
VARIO Star 700 - MB Sprinter 519
2012
VARIO Alkoven 750 - MB Sprinter 519 CDI
2012
VARIO Alkoven 1200 - MB Actros
2012
Dream mobile VARIO Perfect1200
2013
VARIO Perfect on MAN 10.250
2013
Promotion vehicle and showtruck
2013
VARIO Perfect with SMART garage
2013
VARIO Perfecct 1100 - MAN TGS 18.440
2013
Medical examination vehicle
2013
VARIO Star 750 - MB Sprinter - all wheel drive
2014
World Premiere IAA Hannover VARIO Business
2014
VARIO Business - mobile banking vehicle
2014
VARIO Perfect 1100 - MB Atego 1843
2014
VARIO Alkoven 1100 - MB Antos
2014
Interieur "vogueART"
2014
VARIO Alkoven 1050 - MAN TGS 18.440 LL
2015
Multipurpose garage for car transport or two-wheelers
2015
VARIO Alkoven - MB Antos
2015
Perfect 800- MAN TGL 8.250
2016
VARIO Star 800 4x4
2016
VARIO Star 800 auf MAN TGL 8.220
2016
VARIO Perfect 1000 SH - MB-Atego 1530
2016
VARIO Perfect 1200 SH Platinum - MB-Actros
2016
VARIO Star 800 - MB Atego 823 L