So much choice ?
You can use the detailed list of below to help you select the ideal wheelchair accessible or wheelchair driver vehicle.
With so many different makes and models available it can be confusing but in essence it is the vehicle size and type of conversion that are the most important factors when choosing a new or used wheelchair car to meet your needs.
Other factors such as the availability of types of a particular fuel or gearbox vary from manufacturer to manufacturer with certain combinations being very difficult to specify, such as petrol powered vehicles with an automatic gearbox.
As in all aspects of life, compromise is sometimes required.
The list below is comprehensive but not definitive so please fell free to contact us at any time.
Chrysler Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles
Chrysler is an American automotive brand that has been popular with wav converters both in the UK and the USA for many years.
In the UK, the vehicles that have proved popular for adaptation for either wheelchair access or wheelchair driver conversions are the Voyager and Grand Voyager models; the Entervan being the most well known drive from wheelchair / up front passenger variant.
Citroen Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles
Part of the PSA Group, Citroen offers a wide range of wheelchair access alternatives for UK WAV buyers.
Citroen Nemo is a compact vehicle that is typically converted as a wheelchair passenger vehicle with up to 3 additional seats but can also be found as a wheelchair driver or up front passenger WAV.
Citroen Berlingo is one of the most widely converted vehicles in the UK, being larger than the Nemo it offers more space and a wider range of options.
Citroen Dispatch is their mid sized vehicle offering up to 6 additional seats and a range of conversion options.
Citroen Relay, a much larger vehicle and offers up to 9 seats with a wide range of conversion and access choices.
Fiat Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles
Fiat WAVs are popular and are available in a wide variety of sizes and with many different access alternatives.
Fiat Qubo is a compact wheelchair chair accessible vehicles with a maximum of 4 passengers which is also available as an up front wheelchair passenger vehicle or a "Switch" wheelchair driver car.
Fiat Doblo is typically a spacious rear entry wheelchair accessible vehicle but can also have a WAV Evolution up front wheelchair passenger conversion with ramp access via the front passenger door and 4 seats.
Fiat Multipla is a car based up front wheelchair passenger WAV produced by Brotherwoods and is only available with a manual gearbox.
Fiat Scudo WAVs are a mid sized wheelchair passenger vehicles with up to 6 seats and a variety of low floor options.
Fiat Ducato is a larger, minibus sized accessible vehicle and is available in 3 different wheel bases, typically with a rear onboard chairlift.
Ford Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles
Ford have actively supported wheelchair accessible vehicle converters in the UK for over 30 years and as such their comprehensive range of vehicles suitable for wav conversion is very well respected and extensively employed throughout the industry.
Ford Tourneo Connect is most commonly available as a compact low floor wav with up to 5 passenger seats with manual and automatic gearbox options.
Ford Tourneo Grand Connect is the long wheelbase version of the Connect having the capacity for 5 seated passengers plus the wheelchair passenger. More recently it has also become available as a high specification wheelchair driver or up front passenger vehicle.
Ford Galaxy is a luxury MPV exclusively converted by Jubilee Automotive Group to accommodate 5 seated passengers plus an additional wheelchair passenger.
Ford Tourneo Custom is a mid to large sized vehicle with a range of wheelchair access options including full length lowered floor and onboard wheelchair lift with up to 7 additional passenger seats.
Ford Transit is a larger, minibus sized vehicle that is typically available as a multi-seater wav with a rear onboard chairlift.
Kia Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles
Kia does not offer the widest range of vehicles for wheelchair adaptations but the two that it does offer are amongst the very best and most popular wav conversions in the UK.
Kia Soul is the ultimate compact car derived wheelchair accessible vehicle. It is super stylish, easy to access, beautifully engineered and a pleasure to drive.
Kia Sedona has proven to be one of the best wheelchair accessible vehicles ever built in the UK. Typically available with an inclusive, full length lowered floor affording super easy wheelchair access and 4 passenger seats, it is alo available as an up front wheelchair passenger car or drive from wheelchair wav.
Mercedes Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles
Mercedes Benz has always featured in the catalogue of wheelchair adapted, available vehicles in the UK and are still one of the premier manufacturers and suppliers of vehicles into the WAV industry.
Mercedes Vaneo compact MPV wavs have been a great success over may years because of their car like styling and handling combined with superb access capability. They offer up to 4 seats plus the wheelchair passenger.
Mercedes Vito is a mid sized vehicle, widely converted in the UK for wheelchair access or wheelchair driver solutions. A solid and spacious wav with the ability to accommodate up to 8 passengers.
Mercedes Viano, a large luxury MPV available in 3 different wheelbases available with a wide range of access options and features.
Mercedes V Class is once again an executive MPV offering a high degree of style and comfort in true Mercedes Benz style. Typically converted with either an onboard chair lift or a lowered rear floor.
Mercedes Sprinter is their largest, minibus sized vehicle and is often converted as a wheelchair driver vehicle with automated access options with either a drive from wheelchair or driver transfer facility.
Peugeot Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles
Part of the PSA Group, Peugeot is one of the UKs biggest suppliers of vehicles into the adapted vehicle industry.
Peugeot Bipper is a compact vehicle that is typically converted as a wheelchair passenger vehicle with up to 3 additional seats but can also be found as a wheelchair driver or up front passenger WAV.
Peugeot Partner is one of the most widely converted vehicles in the UK, being larger than the Bipper it offers more space and a wider range of options.
Peugeot Rifter is Peugeot's latest vehicle to be offered as a 2 to 5 seater wheelchair accessible vehicle with a lowered rear floor and a fold out ramp conversion.
Peugeot Expert is their mid sized vehicle offering up to 6 additional seats and a range of conversion options.
Peugeot Boxer, a much larger vehicle and offers up to 9 seats with a wide range of conversion and access choices.
Renault Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles
One of Europe's biggest vehicle manufuctures, Renault was one of the founder associates of the wheelchair accessible vehicle market with its much loved Renault Kangoo WAVs
Renault Kangoo must be one of the best ever wheelchair accessible vehicles and is certainly one of the forerunners for the entire industry. This compact wav is typically stocked as a 3 to 5 passenger wav but is also available with wheelchair driver or up front wheelchair passenger conversions
Renault Trafic is a mid to large sized vehicle available with several different conversion options including lowered floors and onboard chairlifts. Up to 7 seats are available depending on the type of adaptations.
Renault Master is a much larger vehicle with 3 wheelbase options and offers up to 9 seats with a wide range of conversion and access choices, mainly featuring a rear onboard chairlift.
SEAT Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles
Just the one vehicle from SEAT, but it certainly is a very nice one indeed!
SEAT Alhambra is one of the classiest wavs available today in the UK and is much sought after by those requiring its stylish MPV image combined with fantastic wheelchair access. As an added bonus it also drives superbly and can accommodate up to 5 seated passengers in addition the the wheelchair user.
Vauxhall Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles
One of UK's best known vehicle manufacturers, Vauxhall is well known and respected for supplying a wide range of vehicles into the wav adaptations market place
Vauxhall Combo is a compact yet spacious wheelchair accessible vehicle with 3 to 5 passenger seats in addition to the wheelchair passenger and is typically supplied with a lowered rear floor wav conversion
Vauxhall Zafira is a compact MPV that is readily converted into a stylish and practical wheelchair car. Up to 4 seats are available depending on the type of adaptations and the size of the wheelchair.
Vauxhall Vivaro is a mid to large sized vehicle with 2 wheelbase options and offers up to 8 seats with a wide range of conversion and access choices, mainly featuring a rear onboard chairlift or a lowered rear floor.
Volkswagen Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles
Volkswagen is probably the most established and respected vehicle supplier into the UK and European WAV converter sector offering an extensive range of high quality vehicles for wheelchair access conversions .
VW Sharan is Volkswagen's luxury MPV and is available as 4 or 5 seat wheelchair accessible vehicle with a full length lowered floor and fold out ramp. A beautifully finished conversion combined with ease of access complete the package.
VW Caddy and Caddy Maxi are Volkswagen's medium sized candidates for a whole host of wheelchair access and wheelchair driver conversions. Up to 5 seats are available with an additional wheelchair passenger or up to 4 seats with a wheelchair driver or upf front passenger conversion. The Caddy Maxi has a longer wheelbase so is more spacious.
VW Transporter is one of the most widely converted mid sized vehicles in the UK, being ideal for those requiring additional space or more seated passengers. It is available in 2 wheelbases.
VW Shuttle is based on the Transporter but has more features and options including the excellent SE version. Up to 8 people can travel in style.
VW Caravelle is one of the UK's most popular and desirable larger MPVs and is available with a multitude of access options and adaptations. This most exclusive and luxurious wav is widely sought after and is highly recommended.