4 Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles You Need To See
Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles
Having the ability to get out and about is a must for those with accessibility issues. Whether it’s to head to the shops, go out for the day or to visit friends and family, having a certain amount of independence is crucial. But, with so many wheelchair accessible vehicles available on the market, which is the best for you? Thanks to the wide selection at Allied Mobility, we’ve whittled it down to the top 4 we think you need to see…
Volkswagen Caddy Vista
With its twin sliding doors, one piece tailgate and metallic or pearl effect paint, the VW Caddy Vista is a classic choice for many. Boasting all of the mod cons you would expect, from a height and rake adjustable steering wheel, hill hold assist (automatic models only) and cruise control, you’ll be venturing out in style and comfort in no time! And, with Bluetooth connectivity as well as a CD player and 6 speakers, your journey can be entertaining too.
Ford Tourneo Independence
Another great example of a classic car turned accessible; the Ford Independence offers a unique flexibility and is ideal for larger families or small groups that require wheelchair accessible transport. The low gradient of the ramp makes getting your wheelchair on and off easy and straight forward. With safety very much at the forefront of this model, privacy glass, cruise control and more, make your next journey comfortable and enjoyable in the Ford Independence.
Ford Grand Freedom
Stylish, sleek and exclusively available at Allied Mobility, the Grand Freedom is one of the best-selling accessible vehicles on the market. Combining ultra-modern comfort and style with the latest in fuel efficient, environmentally friendly performance, this particular model is a must see. Boasting an EasyGlide™ ramp that simply pulls out from the rear floor of the vehicle, as well as high-quality front and rear wheelchair restraints, give this model a test drive to experience everything it has to offer.
VW Transporter Spirit
Classic and timeless in every way, the Transporter Spirit is perfect if you’re looking for an accessible vehicle with an internal passenger lift. Similar to the Venture model, it’s incredibly user-friendly and offers ample internal space. Thanks to the new automatic internal passenger lift, both wheelchair user and carer can enter the vehicle using the remote control! Whether you’re travelling with friends and family, you’ll all be traveling in complete comfort in the new Transporter Spirit.
What are the benefits of owning a wheelchair accessible vehicle?
Thanks to the ingenuity and experience of car manufacturers today, owning a wheelchair accessible vehicle boasts a number of benefits. From greater mobility and more freedom, to less pain thanks to their ramps and wheelchair space – meaning no moving from your chair to the vehicle seats – why not head to your nearest showroom to see what owning one could do for you.