The company CARAVANAS BENIMAR was founded. “BENI”, in honor of our ﬁrst location; Benicarló (meaning “son of” in Arabic) and “MAR”, (meaning ”sea” in Spanish) which evidences our Mediterranean spirit.
Creation & manufacture of the ﬁrst Benimar motorhome.
Piet Geensen became the new main owner and its name changed to OCARSA, S.A. The factory stopped building caravans and started manufacturing mobile-homes.
First low proﬁle motorhome with skyview rooﬂight.
New factory in Peñíscola (actual location)
Benimar is incorporated to TRIGANO Group (Benimar =aprox. 200 people).
PERSEO range is presented.
New production line for the subcontracted manufacturing of the group brands Challenger and Chausson = Industrialisation of products and production system.
Création du concept de « Benimarisation »
The mobile-homes business was abandoned and, since then, the factory only produces motorhomes.
Start of the concept: “Luminosity/ Habitability / Originality”. Luminosity: Creation of the double skyview rooﬂight in a low proﬁle.
Habitability: New range «Slim low proﬁle» TESSEO (pre- TESSORO).
Originality: Exclusive PERSEO with double entry door (unique in the market!)
The high-contrasted Bi-Tone furniture is incorporated in our models.
Cell of the motorhome manufactured without wood (ISBTechnology) & New TESSORO range.
Innovation, new concept UP: “My ﬁrst motorhome”.
Production increased to 15 Benimar motorhomes per day at Peñíscola factory.
Return of the PERSEO range: "40 Edition" with new aerodynamic design.