KZ-Escape E181RB Specs
Top 2018 mid-range RVs

K-Z Ultra-Lite Escape E181RB travel trailer is a very comfortable, well-equipped “little home-away-from-home” available at very reasonable (and affordable) cost....

The full description of the K-Z Escape E181RB travel trailer, numerous photos, pros and cons you will find on the --> PREVIOUS page. Here we will follow with more technical presentation including specs and features. 

We almost forgot that there is also good news for “adventurers”. K-Z offers an off-road package (mud tires, higher ground clearance and heated holding tanks), so you may get “close-up & personal” with wonders of the Mother Nature….

K-Z Escape E181RB Travel Trailer (note the window in the front cap)


Exterior length

Interior length

Exterior width

Exterior height (1)

Interior headroom

Dry weight (2)



Hitch weight (2)

Fresh water tank

Grey water tank

Black water tank



Sleeps (3)






3,099 lbs

901 lbs

4,000 lbs

445 lbs

20 gals

32 gals

32 gals

20 lbs


2 (4)

1.       With low-profile A/C

2.       With standard features

3.       Extra space (children) when dinette is converted into the bed


  • Chassis: E-coated Norco/BAL “high strength low alloy” (HSLA) steel
  • Shell: Aluminum frame/Fiberglass sidewalls
  • Roof: One-piece Seamless Fiberglass w/Aluminum Rafters
  • Floor: groove plywood
  • Insulation: R-7
  • Windows: Tinted
  • Protection: Diamond Plate guard (front) 
  • Axles: 1
  • Brakes: Electric, Self-adjusted drum
  • Wheels: Aluminum rims w/R15, nitrogen-filled tires

Standard features as shown below include mandatory Advantage Package (AP) and Convenience Package (CP)

Galley with its rustic maple-finish cabinetry... 

Dinette is quite spacious, 5" thick cushions make seats comfortable (above)

When converted into bed , dinette can easily sleep 2 children (below) 

The large seats offer extra storage space with the access from the top.


  • Rustic maple cabinetry
  • Armstrong ToughGuard linoleum floor
  • Seamless countertops (kitchen, bath)
  • Wallpaper/wood finish
  • Windows shades


  • Walk-around queen-size bed w/Plywood bed
  • Evergreen Queen Mattress w/Reversible Comforter and bedspread
  • 2 corner night tables (shelves)
  • Overhead cabinetry
  • LED reading lights
  • 110V electrical receptacles
  • Three windows (front one is also opening)

Kitchen cabinets offer a lot of storage space....

Usually in medium-size RVs the main countertop space is used by the stove and sink; here still its large portion is available as a work-space

Cooktop is small, but thanks to its orientation both burners are easily accessible


  • 2-burner cooktop
  • 6.3 cu. ft el/gas double-door refrigerator w/freezer
  • Convection Microwave 
  • Single-bowl sink w/faucet
  • Solid countertop
  • Cabinetry (shelves and cupboards)

Bath: On the left visible the large full-height wardrobe

On the right sight there is a shower cabin with a tub 

Medicine cabinet above the sink

Fragment of the wardrobe (here the section for hanging cloths)


  • Shower w/tab and fabric curtain 
  • Vanity w/sink
  • Toilet (foot-flush)
  • Skylight (above the shower)
  • Medicine cabinet w/mirror door
  • Large wardrobe with hanging bar for cloths

13.5k BTU roof-mounted low-profile A/C unit is an option!

Climate control

  • 20k BTU Furnace 
  • Max Air Multi-Speed Power Fan (N/A when optional A/C unit selected)
  • A/C prep (13.5k BTU roof-mounted A/C is optional)

Water and plumbing

  • Fresh/Grey/Black holding tanks
  • Black tank flush 
  • 6 gallons el/gas DSI water heater
  • City water hook-up
  • Outside shower 

Solar panels hook-up comes as a standard feature


  • Converter w/charger
  • LED lighting throughout (ext/int)
  • Digital Media Stereo w/Bluetooth & 12V Dual USB Ports
  • 30A Shore hook-up w/detachable power cord
  • GFCI 110Vac receptacles throughout
  • 2 6 ½” Interior speakers/2 Exterior speakers
  • Solar prep 
  • Backup Camera Prep 
  • Monitor panel
  • Control Switches (slide-out, awning, lights….)
  • Cable hook-up
  • Omnidirectional HDTV antenna

Pass-through storage


  • 10 ft Smart-Arm Power awning w/ LED light strip 
  • Friction-hinge entry door
  • 20 lbs LPG bottle (tongue-mounted)
  • Battery rack (tongue-mounted)
  • Power tongue jack 
  • Front pass-through storage
  • Rear bumper w/sewer hose storage
  • Folding Grab Handle 
  • 2 Exterior speakers 
  • Spare tire w/carrier 
  • 4 Scissor-Style Stabilizer Jacks


  • Spare tire w/carrier
  • GFCI plugs
  • Alarm Detectors (CO, LP, smoke)
  • Key-Alike locks for Baggage and Entry Doors,
  • Emergency exit

Optional Features

Front window is a "mandatory option" (however it sounds, it is a good feature making the bedroom a bright area "connected with the outside world....

Note the large black Diamond Plate protection at the lower section of the front cap.

Individual equipment

  • 13.5k BTU low-profile A/C unit
  • 24” LED TV with interior/exterior bracket
  • Wireless backup camera
  • Front window (mandatory option)
  • Motion security sensor for awning
  • Wind sensor for awning


  • Off-Road Package (15” mud tires, extra ground clearance, double entrance step, heated holding tanks)
  • Advantage Package (mandatory)
  • Convenience Package (mandatory)

Summarizing: The Ultra-Lite Escape E181RB travel Trailers makes a very comfortable, well-equipped “little home-away-from-home” at the very affordable cost. It is essentially designed for 2 people, but can easily sleep also family with 2 kids while still offering good level of privacy.

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