VW Transporter Sportline Camper Conversion

Not Your Average Surf Van

Ben, from Shoreham, West Sussex, came to see us about his brand new Transporter T6.1 Sportline Black Edition.

He asked us to help achieve his goal of owning a comfortable and luxury sport-van he could take to beach for wind-surfing – with seats that could fold out to make a bed – and ISOFIX to clip in a baby car seat.

Ben wanted to match the new interior additions with the very high-end finish of this special edition transporter.

We really enjoyed designing and building the van with Ben and we hope he enjoys it for years to come!

Key Features:

  • Rib Bed – 2 Seats with ISO fix
  • Custom Upholstery
  • Interior Spotlights
  • Full Sound Deadening Throughout
  • Suede liner headlining
  • Custom Windsurf Storage
  • Altro hardwearing flooring
  • Carpet lined
  • Front Double Seat Swivel


  • Carpet Lining: Smoke
  • Headlining: Light Grey Suede
  • Floor: Tarmac


One of a kind (we think the only in the world!) ‘Sportline (style) Rib Bed’.

L’Artisane (our in-house upholsterer) stripped back the original Rib Beds and used full-grain Nappa leather for the outer panels with Alcantara for the seat centres.

The centre panels were custom stitched with a hexagonal pattern to match the Sportline front seats.

Finally, the seats are finished off with red French seam.

Marine (from L’Artisane) said “The biggest challenge was sewing the hexagonal shapes into the seat centres – this was a painstaking process taking hours at the sewing machine…. 6 stitches across, turn 45 degrees, 4 down… repeat!”

A Wide Range of Design Options

With Out and About Campers’ custom conversion services, you can choose from a host of different design options to tailor the interior of your vehicle to your liking. From hundreds of different fabrics in a rainbow of colours and patterns for your upholstery, to kitchen layouts and appliances that suit your lifestyle, and plush beds that are the perfect place to relax at the end of a busy day exploring, we can customise every aspect of the space.

We offer a range of features and accessories to maximise the potential of your camper, including pop-up roofs to give you extra height in your living space, pull-out awnings for the exterior, and bike racks and roof bars for the cyclists in the family. With our custom features, your campervan really will feel like home when you’re on the road.

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