The Ford Custom Family from McElmeel Mobility Services is the perfect vehicle for wheelchair users who have a large wheelchair or regularly need to carry luggage or medical equipment.
Available privately or through the Motability Scheme this revolutionary lowered floor conversion from McElmeel’s gives you all the space afforded by a larger vehicle yet the comfort and drivability of a car.
Designed around the needs of the wheelchair user, the Ford Family is almost effortless to enter with our low angled ramp. When stowed, the ramp folds in two and locks in place to give you a quiet travelling experience with clear views out your rear window.
The Tourneo Custom Family is a highly specced car available as Titanium or Zetec, Manual or Automatic, with front and rear park assist, DAB, Applink with Ipod functionality, multiple USB port’s and Bluetooth as standard, with options such as rear air con, digital radio and a rear reversing camera. You have the option of 1 or 2 front passenger seats and with one rear seat as standard, you are left with a generous wheelchair space in the centre of the vehicle designed to provide for even the widest or tallest of wheelchairs. For customers who need extra passenger spaces you have the option of adding a second seat in the middle row or up to 2 extra tip and fold seats in the rear.
The Ford Family gives you a class leading 156cm entrance height at the rear door and a lowered floor width of 82cm. The floor has been lowered an amazing 16 cm at the typical wheelchair position and is 219cm long boasting 77cm between the seats. Resting on a level floor with an outstanding 152cm’s head height, the Family gives you great eyeline and inclusive central travelling position, just more to love love about the Ford Custom Family.
The carpeted floor gives added grip and an eye catching finish to complement the stylish Ford interior. The easy to use 3 point seat belt that clicks in to an easy to reach seatbelt stalk and the optional rear pod position is another example of person centred design. All in all, the ford family has leaves plenty of room for shopping, luggage or most mobile medical equipment behind your wheelchair.
The Ford Family has full European type approval and carries PAS accreditation making it available on the Motability Scheme. McElmeel Mobility Services are the first WAV convertor in Europe to hold QVM accreditation from Ford and as members of WAVCA and in cooperation with the VCA, our vehicles have been rigorously tested to ensure the safety and comfort of your wheelchair passengers
McElmeel Mobility Services pride ourselves on our class leading customer service and our reputation for innovative passenger centred vehicles. With a dedicated after-sales team and a UK wide back up service you have the peace of mind with
McElmeel Mobility Services that your needs will be met and your wellbeing is in safe hands.
If you would like to find out more on any wheelchair accessible vehicle or request a UK wide home demonstration, please visit us at www.mobility-services.com or contact us on 02837 525333, Thank you.