History of CAPRON

2005, July
Foundation of Capron GmbH as a joint venture of Hymer AG and Dethleffs GmbH & Co. KG
2005, October
Buying of the former agricultural machinery plant in Neustadt/Sachsen and acquisition of the production buildings
2006, November
Beginning of the campervan and caravan production
2009, June
Introducing the Fiat Ducato as basic vehicle for our motorcaravans
2011, February
The 10.000th vehicle leaves the production line
2013, January
DCC-Safety-Award for Carado
2013, April
The 20.000th vehicle leaves the production line
2013, August
Carado and Sunlight win "König Kunde Award"
2014, March
Laying of the foundation stone for the expansion of production
2014, August
Carado and Sunlight win repeated „König Kunde Award“
2015, April
Capron takes a second production line in use
2015, May
The 30.000th vehicle leaves the production line
2016, August
Carado and Sunlight win repeated „König Kunde Award“
2016, August
Capron now exclusively produces Motorhomes
2016, September
Commissioning of a second press line
2016, October
The 40.000th vehicle is completed
2016, December
The number of Capron employees increases to 500
2017, August
Carado win repeated „König Kunde Award“
2017, September
Erwin Hymer Group continues to invest in Neustadt/Sa.
2017, October
The 50.000th vehicle is completed