The Ford Transit is the perfect vehicle for Commercial Wheelchair Van Transportation. Now that Ford offers the Ford Transit with 3 factory roofs heights and lengths available to meet any floor plan need. When you select the Medium Roof Height from the factory options, you will already have the ADA opening of 56'' vertical door opening. Select the wheelbase according to the wheelchair & passenger needs and with little upfit at your local mobility dealer will be fully ADA Compliant Ford Transit Wheelchair Van.
Many local mobility dealers will offer Commercial Compliant Wheelchair Van packages in house or will offer a reputable dealer lines that can be added to many Ford Transit Vans. These dealers will have the ability to convert your existing Ford Transit to become ADA Compliant Wheelchair Van or pick from Ford Transit vans already converted. They can customize the floorplan layout to almost any need and will have inventory available with many floorplan layouts.
Below is common options added at local mobility dealers when converting your Ford Transit Wagon to a commercial compliant wheelchair van. If you have a cargo Transit van you would also need windows, full interior, rear heat/ac etc. before the wheelchair van package is added.
Get a reliable side or rear entry commercial wheelchair van with any Ford Transit. If properly equipped your Ford Transit will not need any structural modifications to meet Paratransit & ADA Requirements. The Ford Transit with the Medium Roof height can be built to a side or rear entry wheelchair van without any raised roof, doors, lowered floor or any structural modifications.
|Ship Existing Vehicle For Upfit||Yes, Certain Year/Trim/Options Levels|
|Spare Tire Location||Factory Location|
|Tie-Down Tracking||A-Track (Aircraft)|
|Transfer From Wheelchair Required||No|
|Travel Solo/Without Attendent||No|
|Vehicle Class||Full Size|
|Door Opening Height (Inches)||56|
|Fully Meets NHTSA Regulations||Yes|
|VA Approved Conversion||Yes|