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your premier ford mobility Wheelchair Accessible Van dealer in new england


Our goal for New England at Automotive Innovations of Bridgewater, Massachusetts, is to provide our customers with access to the best sales, service and repair of all the leading Ford mobility vehicles, hand controls and devices that can offer them greater freedom and independence. We provide a full line of VMI, or Vantage Mobility International products, and we have a team of Certified Mobility Consultants who are always ready to help you learn about the benefits and features of Ford full sized handicap vans, new and used wheelchair vehicles, Ricon lifts, and more.

We can help by recommending important features such as transfer seats. We have a wide variety of used Ford handicapped vans in stock and we accept trade in vehicles as well. All of our mobility vehicles offer tie downs and other important safety features as well as the ability to be easily upgraded with EZ Locks and other equipment.

Were a member of the National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association as well as a preferred dealer for VMI in Bridgewater, MA. Whenever you contact one of our Certified Mobility Consultants, you can rest assured that you are contacting a professional team member who will always offer the highest quality service in the business. We adhere to the highest standards in the industry so that we can always provide our customers with the best service possible.

At Automotive Innovations of Bridgewater, Massachusetts, we understand that your needs and desires are unique. Contact us today for a demonstration on what our vehicles and equipment can offer to help make your life more mobile and more convenient. Our Certified Mobility Consultants will be happy to answer all of your questions and will gladly take the time to discuss handicapped accessible vans and options that you feel might be the best fit to meet and fulfill your mobility needs.

We been designing, engineering, selling and installing mobility equipment like hand controls, zero effort steering, servo steering, servo gas brake left foot gas pedals and installing them for more than 25 years.

VMI / Tuscany Ford Full Size Wheelchair Vans

Why choose a full size Ford van for your mobility application? The answer is simple... if comfortable seating for up to seven passengers combined with a spacious "trunk" for all the things you take on the road are important to you a full size Ford mobility van is the only solution. Full size vans offer many optional accessories that make accessibility and comfort a seamless part of your everyday transportation routine.

Take a look beyond the surface of the full size van and you will see the clear advantages of the many optional adaptive features offered. A long list of options and the combined experience of two of the industry's leaders... imagine the possibilities for your next van.

Lowering the floor 6" allows the person using a wheelchair to remain seated at the appropriate height and offers a natural view from the interior of the van. Another benefit of a lowered floor over a raised roof is convenience in everyday driving and parking.

Tuscany's raised roof option allows for more headroom than a 6" lowered floor van plus additional overhead storage. Roof supports add structural integrity to the chassis to compensate for metal removed in the raised roof and raised door process.

Tuscany's raised roof with raised doors is ideal for those who sit higher in their wheelchair. The raised door allows for more height in the entryway of the van.

Front driver or passenger transfer seats swivel 90 degrees at the touch of a button, allowing you to transfer from your wheelchair to either front seat, quickly and easily. Six-way operation lets you make adjustments up, down, forward, back and rotation right and left.

Tuscany has joined forces with VMI, a manufacturer and distributor of the most reliable, highest quality and most easily accessible transportation in the world. VMI's mobility products enable consumers to travel with comfort, convenience and peace of mind. Combining winning technologies, our companies have joined together to better serve the growing and changing needs of the mobility consumer. Together we have produced the mobility industry's best in class full-size van conversions. Get complete information at the VMI (Vantage Mobility International) web site.

Full-Size Lowered Floor Vans
by Vantage Mobility International (VMI)
Automotive Innovations offers new VMI lowered floor Ford Full Size vans transformed to enable you to travel with comfort, convenience and peace of mind. Gently used 1-2 year old Ford E Series vans that are still under the Ford factory warranty and come with brand new Tuscany E Plus or Club conversions may also be available.

E Plus Series Full Size Handicap Vans
Ford E Plus full-size van conversions for wheelchair use provide comfort, flexibility and value, offering plenty of space and everything you want in a full-size mobility van, without the full-size price. The Premium Interior Package also offers Leather seating, wood accents and trim, and optionally, heated power lumbar seats and other features.

Ford E250 E Plus Conversion Ford E150 E Plus With 6" Full Cut Lowered Floor Conversion
The Ford E250 E Plus Conversion with Raised Roof, Raised Doors, and Clearway™ Platform Wheelchair Lift. Silver Van with Side Body Two-Tone Paint
A Ford E150 E Plus With 6" Full Cut Lowered Floor Conversion, Premium Interior Package, and Clearway™ Platform Handicap Lift

The Echelon Ford Full Size Handicap Van Conversion

Echelon Ford Handicap Van
The Clearway™ Wheelchair Lift Splits When Stowed for Unobstructed Access through the Side Doors

Ford Echelon wheelchair accessible van conversions provide an unsurpassed experience. Tuscany-built Echelon interiors use the highest quality materials and finishes throughout the Echelon conversion with the extensive use of high-gloss dark cherry walnut accent trim and leather. Equipped with controls for lumbar support, heat and almost limitless adjustability, the incredible leather Echelon seats provide driver and passengers with unmatched comfort.


Nor-Cal Vans

Norcal Max

Nor-Cal MAX Full 9" Drop Floor offers:

T he best visibility and headroom available in the industry while eliminating the need for a raised roof!
More headroom and visibility with a 9" lowered floor
(provides 4 more inches than the most popular minivan conversion)
More entryway clearance with a 56 1/2" doorway opening that meets ADA requirements with out a raised roof or raised doors!
More available load-carrying capacity
More interior space
More driver and front passenger foot room with our redesigned engine cover

Nor-Cal PLUS Full 6" Drop Floor offers:

Available in both Ford E-150 Club wagon and Ford E-250 RV Converter full-size vans
Equipment installation times reduced due to standard labor-saving features
Tons of options available for all needs
More interior space
More driver and front passenger foot room
(redesigned engine cover)
Offers an incredible 8 1/4" ground clearance with the Braun UVL!

Please click on any of the links below for a printable version of the following documents:

2007-2012 Ford E-Van Estimated Specifications (PDF)

Nor-Cal MAX Club & RV Features (PDF)

Ford Mobility Monitoring

Ford Mobility Program

Program Details

The Ford Mobility Motoring adaptive equipment reimbursement of up to $1,000, or up to $200 for alert hearing devices, lumbar support or running boards*, is available on any new Ford or Lincoln vehicle purchased or leased from a U.S. Ford or Lincoln dealer during the program period. Maximum reimbursement per vehicle is $1,000. Your Ford or Lincoln dealer has complete program details.
For example: If the cost of adding adaptive equipment is less than $1,000, your cash reimbursement will be for the exact amount of the adaptive equipment.
Your Ford or Lincoln dealer has complete program details.*

New Program Guidelines

Major structural vehicle modifications to accommodate the installation of wheelchair lift or ramp MUST be completed by a Ford Authorized Qualified Vehicle Modifier (QVM) to be eligible for reimbursement. This change will be effective for any units modified after March 31,2011. For more information about QVM Please visit For a complete QVM listing call the Mobility Customer Care Center, (800)952-2248.
Raised roof and lowered floor conversions alone do not meet the eligibility requirements.
Documentation must show that mobility adaptive equipment (such as a wheelchair lift, ramp or adaptive controls) was installed on the vehicle.
Adaptive equipment is defined as devices that make it easier for persons with permanent physical disabilities to drive or be transported in a vehicle. For more information about adaptive equipment please see the "Adaptive Equipment Eligibility" page on the Ford web site.

Eligible Vehicles

All new model Ford or Lincoln Cars,Vans,CUVs,SUVs and Trucks sold or leased during the program period. Eligible vehicles must have installation of the qualifying adaptive equipment within one year of reported purchase/lease date to the ultimate consumer.
New vehicles acquired from a U.S. Ford Authorized Pool Converter are eligible for the program.
Used units, including those previously in rental service, lease service or repurchased vehicles by Ford Motor Company that are available for resale, are not eligible.

Eligible Customers

Customer must be the end-user of the vehicle that requires installation of qualifying adaptive driving or assistance equipment, or passenger aid equipment. The end-user may also be defined as an organization, church, assisted living facility, nursing home, municipality, city, state or federal government.
Claims may be made for adaptive equipment required by a family member of the owner/lessee of an eligible vehicle, providing the equipment be permanently fitted to the vehicle.
*Includes all new Ford and Lincoln vehicles when purchased or leased from a U.S. Ford or Lincoln dealer during the program period.

Shopping for Ford Handicap Accessible Vans and Vehicles

When you start shopping for handicap accessible vans and vehicles, call Automotive Innovations your premier Ford handicapped accessible van dealer in Bridgewater, MA to schedule a demonstration. Our demos can help you see exactly how our different products work, and what they can do to make your life simpler. Plus, our Certified Mobility Consultants can answer any and all questions you have about our products. We can deal with all of your concerns right here, and we can even help you choose the best mobility products for your needs and budget as soon as you arrive.

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Automotive Innovation's showroom and service center is located at 1000 Main St. Route 28, Bridgewater, MA

Hours of operation:
Service Monday - Friday 8:30AM to 4:30PM
Sales Monday - Friday 9:00AM to 6:00PM

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