Top Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle Award


23rd December 2010

Allied Vehicles specialist wheelchair accessible vehicles division, Allied Mobility, has won Motability UK’s top disabled vehicles award.

The company, which supplies wheelchair accessible cars, MPVs and minibuses throughout the UK, was named best Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle Partner for 2010.

Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles Accolade

The news was announced at the 5th Motability Supplier Awards, held in Hertfordshire.  The event was created to celebrate outstanding achievements by individuals and companies in helping meet the needs of disabled people throughout the UK.

The Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle Partner accolade was presented by BBC newsreader Huw Edwards.

WAV Choice

Allied Mobility works with several key manufacturing partners to manufacture the widest range of wheelchair accessible vehicles in the UK.  These include wheelchair cars like Britain’s best seller, the Peugeot Partner Horizon, the Renault Kangoo Autograph and Citroen Nemo Presto, together with people carriers like the Peugeot Expert Independence and Volkswagen Caddy Vista.  Allied also offers wheelchair accessible minibus conversions based on modern vans like the Transit, Trafic, Master, Boxer, Sprinter and Daily.

Sales director Peter Facenna comments: “This is a prestigious award and we’re delighted to receive this welcome recognition of our ongoing efforts to offer the best possible choice of wheelchair accessible vehicles.

“This award is shared by everyone at Allied – from the engineering and design team and shop-floor vehicle builders through to back-room office staff and our nationwide sales teams.”

Peter adds:  “We certainly intend to keep investing in new and improved products and won’t ever be resting on our laurels.”

Competitively Priced Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles

Mike Betts, Chief Executive, Motability Operations, comments:

“An increase in applications, great customer satisfaction levels and some of the most competitive prices in the wheelchair accessible vehicle category, all helped Allied Mobility win this award.

“Motability Operations has benefited from a partnership that delivers an increased range of services, a network of demonstration vehicles available across the country, and superb after-sales care on conversion vehicles throughout the UK.  Allied Mobility is a fantastic winner at the Motability Operations Supplier Awards.”