Core 196

Family Caravan

The first of the Family Range in this series, this 19’6″ twin axle van, with two layouts, is an instant start to get you and the family touring.

The double-bunk family caravan is one of the very few in the market that comprises of bunk-beds, queen bed with full separate shower and toilet all under 20ft! For the weekend family getaway or longer trips without having to be crammed into a combo shower-toilet, the Core 196 is perfect for families who want superior quality with a host of features at a realistic price.

Join thousands of families and purchase this high-quality, practical caravan.

Franklin Caravans




  • Modern Interior Décor with Multiple Choices
  • 6'8" Internal Ceiling Height
  • High-Wear Vinyl Floating Floor Covering
  • Fully Enclosed,Full-Height,Fibreglass Shower


  • Stylish Lightweight Aluminium Side Panelling with 3mm Composite Aluminium Front/Roof and Rear
  • Checkerplate Protection to Front and Lower sides
  • Double Glazed Windows with Integrated Blinds and FlyScreens
  • Insulated Roof and Walls
  • 3-Point Locking Security Door
  • Fold Down Picnic Table
  • Rollout Awning


  • Dual 9KG Gas Bottles
  • Dual 95 Litre Water Tanks with Galvanised protection and Drain Tap
  • Common Outlet for all Wastewater
  • Extractor Fan & Hatch Fitted Over Toilet and Shower
  • Gas Bayonet
  • Lift-Up Underbed Storage
  • Cutlery Tray Fitted to Kitchen Drawer
  • Bumper Bar with Mounted Spare Wheel
  • Drop-down Corner Stabilizers
  • Alloy Wheels


  • Fan-cooled,Two-door Fridge/Freezer
  • Four Gas Burner with Minigrill
  • Microwave Oven
  • Washing Machine (All Models Except 196DB and 206DB)
  • Ibis 4 Reverse Cycle Airconditioning
  • 180Watt Solar System
  • BMPRO Battery Charger with 100Amp Deep Cycle Battery and Monitoring Screen
  • Reverse Camera Supplied with Vehicle Monitor
  • 24"LED Television with Windup Roof Antenna
  • External TV Point
  • Radio with Ceiling Speakers
  • 12V/USB Points to Dinette
  • Truma Ultra Rapid Stainless-SteelGas/Electric hot Water System
  • Water Tank Gauge


  • Fire Extinguisher and Smoke Detector
  • Electric Brakes to All Wheels
  • Breaksafe Breakaway Safety System
  • Gas Regulator and A-Frame Tap Protection

Nuts & Bolts

  • Supergal Chassis
  • 3500KG 50mm Ball Coupling with Twin Safety chains

Customise Your Van

  • RV Wifi
  • 24" Smart TV
  • Hydraulic Lift Sliding Table
  • Ovenwith Electric Hotplate
  • Extended Benchtop with Recessed Stove
  • Leather or Vegas Microfibre Upholstery upgrade
  • Sirocco 12V Oscillating Fans
  • Dust Reduction Kit
  • ALKO Electronic Stability System
  • Lithium Battery
  • Auto Positioning Satellite Dish
  • DC to DC Charger
  • Truma Gas Heater
  • Grey Water Tank
  • Water Filter and Tap
  • 3mm Composite Aluminium Sides
  • Checkerplate Pull-Out Drawer to Tunnel Boot
  • External Pull-Out Kitchen
  • External Shower TapSet
  • Crimsafe Security Door
  • Bike Rack
  • Toolbox Fitted to A-Frame
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Take A Virtual Tour

Franklin Caravan Core 196 - Virtual Tour


Core 196


Franklin Caravan Core 196 - Floorplan

Vehicle Specification

Total Length: 7880(mm)
Body Length: 5990(mm)
Height: 2925(mm)
Width (incl. Awning): 2450(mm)
Internal Height: 2030(mm)

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