Storyteller Overland makes exciting merger with leading manufacturer

Storyteller Overland
High five for mergers. (Matthew Niblett / Bham Now)

There’s big news for adventurers in Birmingham—Storyteller Overland has gone global after a merger with leading expedition manufacturer Global Expedition Vehicles in Springfield, Missouri. Read on for all the details.

About Storyteller Overland

If fancy RVs, off-road excursions or van life is your jam, Storyteller Overland is up your alley, because this Birmingham-based company creates awesome adventure vans that turn everyday experiences into an amazing story. 

What’s unique about it is that it was founded in 2018 by a team of custom vehicle manufacturing veterans and outdoor lifestyle enthusiasts. The company’s mission is to inspire and equip its growing community of roadtrippers, vanlifers and overlanders with the proper gear, resources and mindset to “Live Free. Explore Endlessly. Tell Better Stories.”

See what the company is all about—check out some of their well-known vans.

What this means for Storyteller Overland

Storyteller Overland
Adventure vans are a must. (Matthew Niblett / Bham Now)

So, what does this mean for Storyteller Overland and those in the market for off road, off grid, long-range expedition vehicles? 

One of the biggest things is that Storyteller Overland will introduce the world’s first higher volume production models of the GXV style Super C RV and Adventure Trucks. 

While custom Global X and GXV rigs will continue to be built in Springfield, Missouri, in order to meet increasing demands, Adventure Truck units will be built by the Storyteller team in their newly-expanded facilities in Birmingham.

“This merger is an exciting moment for the entire overlanding community. We are grateful for our partnership with the Van Pelts and the stellar team they have built at GXV and want to be excellent stewards of their world renown brand. Obviously we are huge fans of the products and reputation they have built, and we are energized by the thought of what we will build together moving forward.”

Jeffrey Hunter, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Storyteller Overland

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