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RV Up Close: Passage by Midwest Automotive Designs


Welcome to the new standard in high end comfort, performance, and reliability on the road. The Passage from Midwest Automotive Designs is stacked with features from top to bottom, with rooftop solar panels and a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter chassis. Luxurious interior finishes and a unique floor plan create the ultimate space for leisure. These will go fast, so be sure to check out our current inventory here. To learn more about the RV that has everyone talking, check out the details below.

Top Features for the PASSAGE:

  • Solar panels
  • Propane generator
  • Mercedes-Benz chassis and diesel engine
  • Rear lounge with ample seating
  • Powered awning with LED lighting

Power and Performance – Click Here to Browse Inventory 

The Passage from Midwest Automotive Designs is a luxury camper van on a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter chassis with a 188HP diesel engine, which are well known for their top of the line engineering and performance. Utilizing the 100W rooftop solar panels, boondocking is quiet and comfortable and best of all, it’s more environmentally efficient.

Keep things running smoothly with the 2,000W inverter, dual battery charging, Lifeline AGM deep cycle 225 Ah battery, and ECO chassis battery charging systems. Make use of the 2.5 kW LPG Generator and 15.1 gal capacity remote fill LP tank for additional power, when needed. A suburban tankless water heater provides ample hot water for your shower needs. Keeping cool in summer and warm in the winter is no problem as the Passage has a 13,500 BTU rooftop AC (shoreline/generator) and Espar coach furnace.

When arriving at your site, hookup the 30amp 110V shore power cord and cable TV input. An HD digital air TV antenna comes in addition to preparations that are helpful for installing Wi-Fi and satellite TV.  A macerator pump with power gates and power hose reel accompany the holding tanks which have a 32 gal fresh water, 27 gal grey water, and 15 gal black water capacities. Easily monitor your systems with the Multi-Plex digital touch screen control.

Additional options and upgrades available include: 4×4 chassis, VB Air Ride System, and 300 Ah or 600 Ah lithium batteries package with BMS & chassis battery boost. 

Midwest Automotive Passage Exterior

The Passage catches a traveler’s eye as it drives down the open road. It comes in several classic colors with color keyed bumpers and body moldings enhanced by the fiberglass running boards with step and 16” aluminum wheels. The dark tinted side and rear windows with tip-out capability keep the interior concealed and cool. A 110V exterior outlet and LED patio light are essentials we can’t overlook. Watch the sunrise with a cup of your favorite tea under the power awning with LED lights. Rinse the sand off after a day of fun on the beach in the outdoor shower. Like we mentioned – this van has everything.

Driver Safety and Convenience

  • Deluxe driver and passenger seating with swivel and seatbelts
  • Custom dash and door handle with wood grain upgrade
  • Custom floor mats with non slip rubber backing
  • Custom workstation area behind driver seat
  • Rear back-up camera system
  • Front privacy window close outs
  • Overhead courtesy lighting
  • Smoke, LPG, and carbon monoxide detectors
  • Fire extinguisher

Midwest Automotive Passage Interior

Step into a luxurious sprinter van, custom leather seating and polished wood veneer cabinets with coordinated wood inlay valances and door panels that warmly greet you. The Passage features a composite one piece flooring system complemented with the complete insulation and privacy shade packages. Interior entrance grab handles provide stability when accessing the inside of the RV.

Sit back in ultimate comfort on the custom Maybach style couch with seat belts in the rear lounge which has additional bench seating and an LED HD TV with Blu-Ray player. In the rear, select models feature a removable table or a loft bed as well. Ample storage is provided under the couch, in overhead cabinets, and pantry/wardrobe.

In the galley, a stainless steel refrigerator, stainless steel 110V convection microwave, and induction cooktop meet every camper’s appliance needs. The molded sink with flush mount cover coincides with the solid surface countertops. If needed, you can easily vent the cabin with the remote controlled FanTastic roof fan. The bathroom with shower, porcelain toilet, and solid surface sink allows easier access with the solid dual entry doors. The bath’s additional features include a shower curtain, retractable clothes line, and power vent. 

If a sprinter van is what you’re looking for, you’ve found it. When you don’t have to sacrifice luxury, comfort, or functionality – there’s no reason to hesitate. The Passage is available at La Mesa, check out our inventory today.