Pick of the month: The Shampervan – a very well thought through DIY Sharan camper conversion
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Pick of the month: The Shampervan – a very well thought through DIY Sharan camper conversion

This month I have stumbled upon a real gem for DIY microcamper enthusiasts. It’s a Sharan thoughtfully converted into a very comfortable microcamper for one with many awesome features and ideas. Although this Sharan camper doesn’t fit our general criteria of reversibility (i.e. you can remove the camping gear and have a standard car again),…

VW Sharan vs Caddy – which is better for a car camping conversion?
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VW Sharan vs Caddy – which is better for a car camping conversion?

You’ve narrowed it down to the VW Sharan vs Caddy Maxi for your car camping adventures? They are both great cars to sleep in – but… you can only buy one. This review will help you decide which one. Read on if you want to find out: which one is better for driving – Sharan…

Sharan Camper: car camping in VW Sharan – microcamper conversion review
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Sharan Camper: car camping in VW Sharan – microcamper conversion review

This is the definitive Volkswagen Sharan – 5 / 7 seater car camping review for 2021. Continue reading if you want to know: VW Sharan’s size & measurements for car camping It’s comfort & driving rating What are the common criticisms of VW Sharan How VW Sharan compares to other car camping / microcamper cars – our…

Best DIY small cars to campers conversion videos – Microcamper: Dec 2020
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Best DIY small cars to campers conversion videos – Microcamper: Dec 2020

It always amazes me how creative folks who like car camping are – so many ways one can turn a standard car into a camper and sleep in it! Here are some of the best conversions in my opinion, that fit our simple car camping criteria. Turn your Van/Bus into a Camper featuring VW Touran…

Sleeping in a VW Sharan (2013 – 5 seater) – car camping bed and storage under €110 / $130
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Sleeping in a VW Sharan (2013 – 5 seater) – car camping bed and storage under €110 / $130

The Volkswagen Sharan is on it’s own a great camping car – it offers plenty of space, sliding doors, foldable seats. If you have the 5-seater version and want to sleep in your car, you have one more thing to worry about – a 14cm (5.5inch) drop from the middle row of seats. But not…