Carthago 2018 Chic C Line Range

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The 2018 Chic C Line from Carthago

It is not only an exceptionally practically-orientated all-rounder with regard to payload and storage space, in Generation II, it is more attractive, luxurious and comfortable than ever. It offers high-tech on four wheels, top-class driving comfort with the innovative front design “Carthago v-face” and pure living comfort. With the chic-c-line, you are in the right premium class. Discover the sophistication in detail, the unique design and the incomparable charm of the most successful integrated motorhome in its class.

2018 chic c-line superior
The chic c-line superior top-of-the-range vehicle is the most exclusive version of the winning chic c-line. This can already be noticed on the outside on the extended exterior decoration and the “superior” lettering. The interior line “Siena” combines noble contrasts between the warm colour shades of Summer chestnut and the precious glossy furniture fronts in high-gloss cream. The kitchen work surface in solid and seamless Corian version is based on the Liner sector and underlines the noble and luxurious character of the chic c-line superior.

2018 chic c-line XL
You love having lots of room? Then the XL version of the chic c-line is just the right motorhome for you. On its AL-KO low frame chassis with double axle, it handles safely despite its size and is as easy to steer as any other chic c-line. Inside, it offers XXL comfort on an XL length. And all of that at an attractive price. The chic c-line XL as a 5 ton version – experience maximum size. Comes as standard with Alde hot water central heating.

Model series strengths

+ Weight class:Comfort conscious floor plans up to 4.5 tonnes total permissible weight


+ Chassis:Fiat Ducato with AL-KO low frame Special Carthago, wide track rear axle, 198 cm, safety package as
standard: Airbag, ESP, ABS, Hillholder, Traction Control, Carthago driver's cabin visibility concept


+ Living comfort:Furniture series “exclusive”, generous L-shaped lounge seating group with side seat bench, corner
kitchen, coffee machine lift, slide-out storage cabinet, separable changing room, L floor plan variants
with ceiling-high wardrobe and sliding doors to bedroom, Carawinx rear bed sleeping system, extendible
access step for the rear bed (lengthways single beds)


+ Storage space:17 cm climate storage double floor, double floor storage compartment “big space”, 62 cm usable
height, 2 large exterior hatches, central through-loading space, double floor basement, 42cm
usable depth, double floor storage box with 40 cm usable depth. Scooter garage: interior height
up to 120 cm, load capacity up to 350 kg

+ Self-sufficiency: Above average self-sufficiency: tank volumes, 170 litres fresh water, 140 litres waste-water, 2 x 80 Ah gel batteries


+ Air conditioning/heating system:Hot air storage heating system Truma Combi 6 double floor climate storage with underfloor heating
effect (optional Alde warm water central heating)


Living area, double floor, exterior hatches
 

  • Fold-down bed sitting height: 83 cm
  • Standing height under folding bed: 175 cm
  • Storage compartment height: 40 cm
  • Standing height 198 cm
  • Rear bed access height: 100 cm
  • Double floor height: 17 cm
  • Garage height 120 cm

Basic vehicle 

  • Fiat Ducato with AL-KO low frame
  • Wheel trim with Carthago lettering
  • 2.3 l diesel Multi-Jet engine 130 PS (96 kW), 4 cylinder, 320 Nm, Euro 6, 6-speed gearbox, front-wheel drive
  • Driver / passenger airbag, ABS, electronic immobiliser, EPS, ASR, Hillholder, Hill Descend Control (descending aid), Traction Plus
  • Fog light
  • LED daytime driving light
  • Mud flaps on front and rear axle
  • Fuel tank 90 l

Main cabin

  • Completely wood-free body shell
  • GRP roof outer shell = hail protection, floor panel with GRP top and bottom = moisture and stone chipping resistant and will not rot
  • Roof/wall connection via curved roof and frame member = contribution towards chassis rigidity
  • Side walls/rear wall: Aluminium on outside and inside (heat storage effect: 1000 times greater conductivity)
  • Thermal bridge-free and highly stable chassis connection via shape-fitting bonded aluminium frame members with additional cold-stop
  • Side roof rack system for easy accessory attachment and rain deflection
  • Roof surface can be walked on
  • Total wall and roof thickness, 38 mm
  • Carthago lighting protection tested: Faraday cage thanks to the chassis interior being made of aluminium and additional lightning deflection
  • Tightness guarantee for up to 10 years (6 standard + 4 optional)
  • Exterior hatches made from the original side wall material “Carthago Isoplus” = uninterrupted insulation
  • Double flap seal: internal/external (outer seal as splash water protection)
  • Exterior hatches with invisible, sunken hinges = elegant, flush appearance 
  • Fuel tank lid flush-mounted into the side wall
  • Segmented side skirts made from aluminium extruded profiles, powder coated (easy to repair)
  • 4-part rear frame with separate rear bumper (easy to repair)
  • Carthago rear lights with modern design with Carthago “C” branding as LED lights
  • Heki III panorama skylight above lounge seating group 900 x 600 mm
  • Seitz S4 cabin window, double frame with no thermal bridge, with insulated glazing, insect screen roller blind, blackout blind and window opening device
  • Main cabin door “premium two” with safety double locking, 2 locking bolts, door window with insulated glazing, blackout blind, separate insect screen blind
  • Exterior LED light above cabin door with integrated rain deflector
  • Electrically extending entrance step, additional operation via driver’s cabin and warning buzzer
  • Cabin door entrance lowered into insulated double floor, with targeted heating to prevent influence of cold
  • Carthago entry lighting in entrance area
  • Safety key system for all cabin doors and hatche

Carthago driver’s cabin concept

  • Driver’s cabin visibility concept with active dashboard lowered towards the front for extra-early visibility of the road.
  • Pleated windscreen blind with honeycomb for best possible insulation with vertical operation (black-out, sun visor, privacy, protection from heat and cold)
  • Carthago “bestview” bus mirror system with large main angle and wide angle for perfect all-round vision, electrically adjustable
  • Single level transition from living area to driver’s cabin
  • Front mask in high-quality, double-shell GRP structure with insulation, attachment parts can be replaced separately
  • Rotating driver and passenger comfort seats Aguti “Roadliner” including logo in fine wood inlays, covered in same material as living area, with integrated seat belts and adjustable armrests at both sides 
  • Driver’s cabin door with security double locking, electrically operated windows and additional rain gutter
  • Low and thus comfortable door entrance
  • Blackout blinds rear side windows (operated from the sides)
  • Large sideboard with practical storage space at passenger side.
  • LED ambient lighting in the drivers cabin, can be dimmed separately
  • Engine compartment noise insulation with extra “Silence” noise insulation package
  • Driver’s cabin access with practical shelf and entrance lighting
  • 230 V / 12 V socket in the driver’s cabin / seating group area 

Climate storage double floor

  • Stepless, continuous floor in living area
  • On board technology mount, storage space and climate storage, underfloor heating, contributes to driving stability
  • Fully heated double floor, continuous double floor height of 170 mm
  • Underfloor heating: heat storage in the insulated double floor, radiation from below into the entire living area floor
  • Double floor basement storage compartment with integrated central water drain lowered extra-deep in the entrance area (usable depth 420 mm) - can also be operated from the outside through the main cabin door, bilge hatch with 2 “easy open” hinges, additional double floor storage compartment with usable depth of 400 mm
  • “easy entry” exterior storage compartment, extra low in the heated double floor, with two exterior hatches (driver / passenger side) and central through-loading space (for loading from the outside and unloading from the inside)
  • LED lighting of the double floor storage compartment 

Scooter garage  

  • Large scooter garage, extra low for more interior height
  • Connected with shape-fitting, bonded aluminium frame members = can be loaded up to 350 kg
  • Access via two large side doors at passenger and driver side (not models 5.0, 5.0 Suite, 5.8 XL Q Suite)
  • Garage floor: Original floor panel with GRP on outside and inside, garage floor with anti-slip coating
  • Garage insulated all round and heated – frostproof
  • Loading made simple by low edge and large interior garage height
  • Lashing system for securing the luggage using stable frame members with flexibly adjustable eyelets 
  • 230 V socket

Interior design

  • Furniture finish in “Turin” decor
  • Kitchen cabinet doors / overhead storage cabinet flaps in “Yacht one” design, high gloss - cream
  • Kitchen work surface in “Savannah” decor with Corian drip edge 

Superior equipment line: 

  • Extended exterior decoration
  • Furniture surfaces in Siena decor
  • Kitchen worktop in solid and joint-free Corian version
  • Thetford C 260 toilet with ceramic insert 

Living area

  • L-lounge seating group with side seat bench and two 3-point seat belts, space for up to 5 persons
  • Model XL: long side couch with extendible sitting and sleeping area
  • 360° luxury living area table can be moved in 2 directions and also turned 360° (via foot pedal)
  • Shoe cabinet with storage system integrated in the base of the seat bench
  • Living area seat upholstery with premium multi-layer foam core and back support function
  • Seat bench cover to double floor storage compartment with patented fitting, thus easy to open without having to removing the upholstery
  • “Durafix” double connection technology: Furniture parts bolted and mortised = durable joins, top stability and permanent quietness without annoying furniture rattling noises during travel
  • Solid metal, household-quality holder rods, hinges and rails
  • Door closer with soft cushioning prevents noises while travelling
  • Roman blind system on all living area windows, pleated in household quality: easy to operate with chain, system can be completely removed for cleaning, additional decorative curtain matching living area upholstery
  • Walls and roof inside with microfibre climate-enhancing covering for an exclusive living room atmosphere and regulation of the living area climate 

Kitchen

  • Robust kitchen work surface with Corian anti-drip edge 
  • Work surface lit from underneath with LED light strip
  • “Easy glide” drawers on rollers, self-closing with anti-slam
  • Kitchen units with central pull-out and two separate waste bins
  • “Flex” drawer organizer for individual arrangement of drawers
  • Separate drawer for cutlery with organiser, bottle holder
  • “Profi Gourmet” 3-ring hob with split glass cover for additional surface space, robust cast iron grate and easy to clean glass surface
  • Stainless steel round sink flush mounted in the worktop, with split and multifunctional sink cover (flush work surface, cutting board or additional storage area)
  • Practical wall holder for sink cover as additional work surface/cutting board
  • High design water fitting made from high-quality metal, ceramic seal and extendible spray head
  • Kitchen rear wall in cream decorative glass
  • Coffee machine lift, can be lowered out of roof cabinet
  • Bar cupboard with decorative glass door and interior lighting (glass holder / Carthago glass set optional)
  • Fridge 160 l volume with separate freezer compartment, automatic energy source finder 12 V / 
  • 230 V / gas
  • Slide-out storage cabinet (4.2, 4.8 ceiling high)
  • Electric extractor hood above the kitchen area with exhaust and supply air function
  • 230 V socket under the roof storage compartments

Bathroom 
Dressing room:

  • Changing room with fixed separation from living area and therefore protected from view
  • Ceiling-high wardrobe integrated in changing room (4.8, 4.9 L, 5.0 L, models XL)
  • Wooden sliding door for separating the changing room and the bedroom (4.9 L / 5.0 L)
  • Room pleated dividing blind for dividing off the changing room and bedroom (4.8, 4.9, 5.0, 5.5 XL, 5.8 XL)

Combined bathroom:

  • Completely separable round shower with wrap-around door
  • Shower tray with 2 drains for position-independent water drainage
  • Shower / bathroom floor with real wood teak inlays, can be removed for showering
  • Height-adjustable hand shower on chrome shower stack
  • Mini-Heki skylight in washing area
  • Cupboard under wash basin with basket for dirty washing
  • Large mirror storage cabinet with shelves
  • Single mixer tap with high-quality ceramic sealing
  • Thetford C 260 standard cassette toilet 

Bathroom

  • Separate, spacious shower room at opposite side with 2 position-independent drains
  • “One level” shower access
  • shower with integrated shower insert with same design as living room floor (easy to remove for cleaning) (not models 5.0 Suite, 5.8 XL Q Suite)
  • Shower head height-adjustable on chrome rail
  • Skylight for ventilation in shower
  • Washing room with mini Heki skylight
  • Cupboard under wash basin with basket for dirty washing
  • Large mirror storage cabinet with shelves
  • Single mixer tap with high-quality ceramic sealing
  • Thetford C 260 standard cassette toilet
  • Solid bathroom door with metal handle locking and door locking. When open: Room separation from living room function (model-dependent as double function door)
  • Practical double function door for simultaneous separation of sleeping / bathroom area from toilet (except 4.7) 

Sleeping 

  • Shelf with front flap beneath the fold-down bed, lockable at both sides
  • Largest sleeping area 195 x 160 cm in its class
  • Two-part slatted frame and quality mattress
  • Extra-low bed = Convenient access to the bed and generous seating height in the bed, bed access via side seat (no ladder required)
  • Stable and wobble-free in lowered sleeping position
  • Book shelf and LED spotlights
  • Dividing curtain between fold-down bed and living area
  • Mini Heki skylight above fold-down bed 

Fixed beds in the rear area:

  • Medically recommended point elastic sleeping system carawinx, heated and ventilated 
  • Quality 7-zone cold foam mattress for optimal and healthy sleeping comfort
  • Lengthways single beds / queen-size bed: adjustable headboard
  • Sleeping area extension between the lengthways single beds using additional mattress (no ladder needed)
  • Convenient access steps can be extended towards the front when using the sleeping area extension
  • Lengthways single beds: TV cabinet in bedroom with shelf
  • Mini Heki skylight above rear bed
  • All-round roof storage compartment with large storage volume 

On-board technology 
Water:

  • Frost-protected fresh and waste water tanks positioned for optimal centre of gravity and integrated in heated double floor
  • Fresh and waste water tanks with cleaning opening accessible through living area and scooter garage floor hatch
  • Drain cocks frost-protected and in easily accessible location in double floor (central water drain)
  • Water supply via low-maintenance and reliable water pressure pump system
  • Waste water hose set for easy disposal 

Gas:

  • Gas compartment on outside at low level, therefore easy access
  • Takes two 11 kg gas bottles, separate exterior hatch with holder
  • Gas taps easily accessible in kitchen area

Electricity:

  • Electrical centre, easily accessible in rear garage including charger / fuses / fuse protection, 16 A automatic charger, electronic control, automatic shut-off in the event of low voltage, including starter battery charging function
  • Battery centre with 2 x 80 Ah gel batteries can be accessed from outside, heated, with main power switch
  • Backlit multi-function panel behind technical panel above the entrance door with membrane keyboard, easy to operate
  • 230 V sockets in kitchen, bathroom and entrance area
  • 12 V socket in the driver’s cabin / seating group area 

Innovative lighting concept:

  • LED spotlights in living area above seating group beneath overhead storage cabinets and beneath rear bed, kitchen and folding bed overhead storage cabinets
  • Ceiling canopy with additional LED spotlights and indirect LED lighting for cosy ambience
  • LED accent light with background lighting in the entrance area
  • Lighting system in the living area continuous dimmer function so you can choose your own lighting mood 

TV

  • connection kit in backrest of side bench ready for 24" / 32" TFT pull-out system in living area (layout-dependent), mechanical 

Heating technology

  • Truma Combi 6 hot air storage heating system, gas powered
  • Numerous hot air outlets in driver’s cabin, dashboard support in driver’s cabin, entry door, living area, double floor as well as in the rear garage
  • Targeted dashboard heating for additional driver’s cabin heating: dashboard acts as “radiator” with widespread heating effect
  • Underfloor heating from heated climate storage double floor
  • XL models: Alde hot water heating, operated with 230-V electricity or gas, incl. 230-V heating cartridge, hot water boiler, vents, large number of heating convectors in driver’s cabin, dashboard, living area, double floor and rear garage 

2018 Carthago Packs

Super Package

  • Driver’s cabin automatic air conditioning
  • Cruise control  
  • Central locking of driver cabin and main cabin doors, operated with radio transmitter in ignition key, with “coming home” function 17)  
  • Carthago “best view” bus mirror with driver’s cabin entrance lighting, mirror housing in bicolour black / silver-platinum, electrically adjustable  
  • Angle and height adjustable seat surfaces (front and back) driver’s cabin seats  
  • Dashboard finish consisting of dashboard vents in silver  
  • Crank-operated rear supports to prevent swaying in standing position  
  • Bar cabinet insert with glass holder and glass set above kitchen  
  • Rear garage upgrade with needle felt, luggage nets, fixing system  
  • Truma DuoControl CS with crash sensor, automatic gas bottle changeover function and de-icer  
  • SOG toilet fan, ventilation via roof chimney  
  • USB socket in the overhead storage cabinet above rear bed  
  • Wiring for solar system  
  • Wiring for satellite system  
  • Radio/DVD double DIN with a large touchscreen, reversing camera monitor function, incl. radio wiring, radio antenna, 2 loudspeakers in driver’s cabin and 2 above lounge seating group  
  • Carthago reversing camera system with single camera lens integrated into rear part

Polar Package ALDE” (not models XL)

  • Insulating mat for front windscreen outside  
  • Insulating mat for foot area driver’s cabin inside  
  • Insulating double-glazed side / door windows in driver’s cabin  
  • ALDE hot water heating with booster for driver’s cabin  
  • ALDE heat exchanger for heating living area with engine heat during driving

Polar Package Truma (not models XL)

  • Insulating mat for front windscreen outside  
  • Insulating mat for foot area driver’s cabin inside  
  • Insulating double-glazed side/door windows in driver’s cabin  
  • Truma Combi 6E (additional electric heating element 2 x 900 Watt/230 V)  
  • Engine heat exchanger with hot air function

Living area 24-inch TV package

  • FT pull-out system “Quick up” incl. connection set, swivel-mounted system  
  • 24" LED flat screen, with swivelling pull-out

Living area 32-inch TV package 

  • FT pull-out system “Quick up” incl. connection set, swivel-mounted system  
  • 32" LED flat screen, with swivelling pull-out

Kitchen/coffee 

  • Voltage converter for 12 V to 230 V, 1,800 Watt, mains priority circuit  
  • Kitchen/coffee with Nespresso machine / Krups coffee machine

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