Our Recommended Base Model


8 Ball Camper Conversions recommend the VW T6 Highline Panel Van as an excellent van to build your camper conversion on.

The VW T6 won International Van of the Year 2016. It’s the sixth-generation of an icon, with new safety features and superior comfort and convenience.

Featuring new engines, flexible load spaces and car-like comfort, the iconic sixth generation Transporter van is ready for converting in to your dream camper van.


Multifunction Display

Multifunction display
The multifunction display plus gives you the time, remaining range, outside temperature, average consumption, and gear recommendations.

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear parking sensors
Parking sensors take the hassle out of parking, helping you to manoeuvre the van easily and safely, sounding an alert if you are getting too close to another vehicle.

Multi-functional Steering Wheel

Multi-functional steering wheel
Finished in leather and stitched for style, the Highline’s steering wheel also houses music volume and call controls, for the ultimate hands-on experience.

Heated Windscreen

Heated windscreen
When upgrading to the Highline specification, the heated windscreen ensures you get a clear view of the road no matter what the weather.

The luxurious Highline adds to the Trendline’s already impressive specification and offers the perfect balance of comfort and style in a hard-working vehicle. Choose a Highline and you’ll have a van that’s designed to help get noticed.

Highline equipment in addition to Trendline:

Cab area

  • Automatically dimming rear-view mirror with rain sensor
  • Automatic driving light control
  • Climatic air conditioning
  • Coming home and leaving home function
  • Heated windscreen
  • Leather multi-function steering wheel, gearknob and gaiter


  • Daytime running lights
  • Front fog lights with cornering function

Safety and security

Thatcham Category 1 approved alarm and immobiliser with tow-away, perimeter and interior cab protection

Wheels and tyres

  • 16″ Clayton alloy wheels
  • 17″ Devonport alloy wheels (T32 and/or 180PS engine)
Euro 5 tyres
  • 215/65 R16 low rolling resistance
  • 235/55 R17 low rolling resistance (180PS)
  • 215/60 R17 all-weather (T32)
Euro 6 tyres
  • 205/65 R16 low rolling resistance
  • 215/65 R17 low rolling resistance (T32)

Short Wheelbase

Short wheelbase

Long Wheelbase

Long wheelbase