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Hit the Road!

Getting the Right Adaptive Driving Equipment for You

It's important to take the right steps to find the driving aids that's best for your particular situation.

NYC Transportation Authority Adds Nearly 150 MV-1 Vehicles to Paratransit Fleet

About 20 percent of city's paratransit fleet is now wheelchair accessible, Mobility Ventures says.

New Roadside Assistance Program Will Support MobilityWorks Consumers

Services includes towing and flat-tire repair, but also accessible vehicles to give stranded wheelchair users a lift.

MV-1 U.S. Dealerships Surpass 100 Mark

Manufacturer introduced luxury model earlier this summer.

Future Housing & Transportation Uncertain for Older Americans

New Harvard/AARP report singles out younger Baby Boomers for special concern.

West Coast Customs Raptor Yields $250,000 for MobilityWorks Foundation

Customized Ford truck is auctioned off in Dallas for veterans' fund.

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What It's Like...

Choosing the Right Car

Here's how TiLite VP Josh Anderson chose and adapted his new ride.

NMEDA Accepting Entries for "Local Heroes" Contest

Four “Local Hereos” will win a wheelchair accessible vehicle tailored to their needs as part of the National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association’s (NMEDA) annual contest.

Mobility Ventures Announces Inaugural List of Dealers

MV-1 manufacturer says it's on schedule for March vehicle deliveries to dealers.

Toyota & VMI Announce Operation Independence Vehicle Winner

Winner is a U.S. Army veteran who served in the Vietnam War.

VMI Renews Commitment to PVA, Hires Retired Air Force Lieutenant General

To help strengthen the company’s programs, VMI has extended its relationship with Paralyzed Veterans of America and Mission: ABLE for another year. In addition, retired Air Force Lt. Gen. John F. Regni has accepted a position on the VMI board of advisors.

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Built Tough

Accessible Vehicle Providers Share Challenging Cases

Truth be told, there's a lot of creativity that goes into building a modified vehicle. So The Mobility Project asked mobility providers: What stumps you? What are your toughest cases?

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VMI Salutes Veterans With Patriotic Honda Odyssey Conversion

In support of U.S. military veterans, Vantage Mobility International (VMI), a manufacturer of wheelchair accessible full-size and minivan conversions, has released a limited edition Patriotic Honda Odyssey with the Northstar conversion.

VMI to Offer Wheelchair-Accessible Toyota Sienna Minivans

Toyota Motor Sales and Vantage Mobility International (VMI), a manufacturer of wheelchair-accessible vehicles, have inked an agreement that will allow VMI to make conversions of the Toyota Sienna.

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NIH Launches New Web Site for Senior Drivers

The National Institute on Aging at the National Institutes of Health and the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) have teamed up to help families answer the important question, Is it still safe to drive?

Davert Family and VMI Honda Odyssey with Northstar Conversion

Ticket to an Accessible Ride

Family Who Didn’t Expect to Win NMEDA Local Heros Accessible Van Says Experience Was Inspiring

Missy and Ken Davert were handed the keys to a brand-new 2012 Honda Odyssey with VMI’s Northstar conversion on July 19.