You will drive off our lot in the van of your dreams ready to take on any adventure you want.
Our purpose at Papago Vans is to enrich lives by delivering custom adventure vans that fuel exploration and embrace the richness of existence. Crafted with meticulous attention to detail, we believe in the vital role of dependable vehicles in unlocking unforgettable adventures.
2020 • March
Tim, Ian, and Jesse launch Papago Vans in Jesse’s single car garage, kickstarting their journey with an E350 van conversion. This successful venture paved the way for their future growth..
2020 • August
The team outgrew their initial space and upgraded to a 1650 sq. ft. garage. Here, they built around 10 vans, catering to custom orders from clients. Papago Vans also welcomed their first employees during this exciting phase.
2021 • August
Papago Vans relocates to a 4800 Sq. Ft. building in the heart of downtown Phoenix. This move enables further expansion, with additional staff joining the team and the introduction of skilled build team managers for enhanced organization.
2022 • November
In a remarkable milestone, Papago Vans settles into a massive 22,400 Sq. Ft. facility in Mesa. The new location boasts a cutting-edge CNC machine, enabling faster and precise cutting techniques. The company also launches a dedicated service department, implements a top-of-the-line paint booth, and expands the team to over 20 highly skilled employees.