Transporter Dropside in Volkswagen brand studio

The Transporter 6.1 Single Cab Dropside

  • Payload1,112 - 1,162 kg
  • Load area5.7 m²
  • Load length2,939 mm
  • Load width1,940 mm

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Explore Transporter 6.1 Single Cab Dropside features
Get a closer look at Transporter 6.1 Single Cab Dropside's technology, features, and connected services.

Build, compare and see prices 
From the paint colour to the size of the engine, use the configurator to build and compare your perfect Transporter 6.1 Single Cab Dropside.

Offers and finance
Browse the latest Transporter 6.1 Single Cab Dropside offers, get quick price estimates and learn about our finance packages.

Next steps
Book in for a test drive, request a quote, find your local Van Centre, or use our online finance calculator tool.

Get more done

It takes a strong van to tackle tough jobs. The Transporter 6.1 Dropside has more than 70 years’ worth of Volkswagen’s engineering strength built in. Versatile, robust and dependable, the Transporter 6.1 Dropside takes on more.

Space and flexibility

The Transporter 6.1 Dropside’s impressive, adaptable capacity ensures you can load up with confidence.

VW Transporter 6.1 Dropside top down view showing load area with 4 Euro pallets

Load bed capacity:

We know our vehicles work hard for you. The Transporter 6.1 Dropside's load area is designed for strength and durability, offering space for up to 4 Euro pallets on the single cab long wheelbase version.

  • 2,939 mm load length 
  • 1,940 mm load width
  • 392mm board height
  • 904 mm loading height


Front Assist with City Emergency Braking

Upgraded for the T6.1, Front Assist with City Emergency Braking warns the driver of impending collisions and, if necessary, will autonomously apply the brakes. On the T6.1, it even responds to potential roadside hazards such as cyclists and pedestrians. This system helps keep drivers and cargo safe, as well as reducing the risk of accidents and subsequent costs through damage repair and downtime.

The Transporter 6.1 Dropside features an advanced safety system that brakes automatically after a collision to prevent a second impact. After a short delay, the vehicle begins a phased braking action down to 6 mph, during which time the driver can take over at any point.

Connected and comfortable

Setting off for the site or heading home? Either way, the Transporter 6.1 Dropside’s interior gets you there feeling relaxed.

Enjoy your music on the road thanks to the Composition Audio radio. 

  • Monochrome display
  • 2x 20 watt speakers
  • SD card slot
  • Bluetooth and USB connectivity

Build your Transporter 6.1 Dropside

Discover the features and pricing for the Transporter 6.1 Dropside. Simply select your preferred trims and click ‘Add to comparison’ to see all of the standard features and optional extras at a glance. Once you’ve decided on the Transporter 6.1 Dropside you’d like to take a closer look at, click ‘Build your own’ to get started.

Van conversions

You can't meet your customers' requirements without looking after your own. That's why we provide off-the-shelf and bespoke conversions to businesses across the country. Ordered through your Van Centre, delivered with a factory warranty and paid for with a single invoice, our bespoke engineering drives business forward.

A chassis cab and other conversions will be available in 2020. Contact your local Van Centre to find out more.

Explore different finance options

With our easy-to-use finance calculator you can explore our wide range of finance offers. We have options available for all our vehicles on multiple finance products for both lease and purchase. Please note that stock vehicle offers are not shown in the Finance Calculator.

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Complete our online form and your local Van Centre will contact you to discuss finance options, part exchange and vehicle lead times.