• 1963 1964
    1962

    Creation of the company and launch of the first caravan

     

  • Camping car Pilote R430 - 1979
    1978

    After a trip in the United States, PILOTE decides to produce a first prototype of a Coachbuilt motorhome based on a Bedford chassis. The success starts immediately and the manufacturing process can begin.

  • Premier Camping car Profilé PILOTE
    1983

    PILOTE who is already the leader of the French market for three years devices the concept of the low-profile with the launch of the R300

  • 1988
    1988

    PILOTE meets another success by exporting and extends the range with the first “A-Class” models

  • 1990
    1990

    Industrial but also European culture, PILOTE buys back the German n°6 manufacturer, FRANKIA, located in Franconia, in the North of Bavaria.

  • 2000_01_courrier de l'ouest
    2000

    PILOTE purchases the top of range manufacturer LE VOYAGEUR, located near Angers, in France.

  • Pilote rachete le fabricant de Camping-Cars RMB
    2001

    PILOTE buys back RMB,  a German brand of upmarket products

  • 2002
    2002

    Inauguration of the new factory LE VOYAGEUR located in La Membrolle sur Longuenée, close to Angers.

  • 2004
    2004

    PILOTE throws an ambitious program of industrial investment on the site of La Chevallerie near Angers.

  • Naissance de MOOVEO - La gamme de Camping-cars pour les primo accédants
    2006

    Launch of MOOVEO, the fully equipped motorhome you can afford !

  • LOGO 45 ANS 003
    2007

    Pilote celebrates its 45th anniversary !

  • 2012 EXPLORATEUR DIAMOND EDITION
    2012

    Pilote Group hires 800 employees  on 4 plants (3 in France and one in Germany), manufactures 4300 motorhomes. The dealer network comprises 250 sales outlets in 18 European countries and in India.

    Exports and innovations are still on the agenda.

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