Learn about full size vans
Choosing a wheelchair accessible vehicle can be difficult given the wide array of options available when it comes to makes, models and special features. Full-size vans are amongst the most popular choices, boasting spacious interiors, accessible entrances and a number of possibilities when it comes to conversions.
From interiors that resemble luxury suites to classic, more cost-effective options, full-size vans can be equipped with the features to best meet your needs by certified mobility dealers. These vans also lend themselves to structural modifications, which can make entering and exiting processes significantly easier. Raised roofs and doors
Wheelchair lifts can also be readily accommodated in nearly any full-size van model, making the loading of wheelchairs into the vehicle a breeze. From fully automatic systems to hand operated options, a wheelchair lift can dramatically cut down on loading time, getting you where you need to go, faster. can create additional interior space while making the vehicle more easily accessible for individuals in wheelchairs. Lowered floors can provide added comfort for those in taller chairs, making the riding or driving experience a more positive one. Combining these modifications would add roughly 10” to door opening and over-all interior height!
Full-size vans are a great option for families on the move as well as individuals who require a bit more space. They offer premium accessibility coupled with stylish embellishments to create a comfortable yet contemporary riding experience. If you’ve been searching for the perfect solution to your mobility needs, you might consider a full-size van as your next investment.
The National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association (NMEDA) is an advocate for mobility and accessibility for drivers with disabilities. If you need help with converting or buying a handicap accessible car, truck or van, please consider one of our mobility equipment dealers.