Tag Archives: Fred James

Minibus Options offer Travel Assistance scheme for Community Transport

Travel Assistance

Did you know that Minibus Options provide Travel Assistance for CTA Members who visit their showroom in Whaley Bridge? They’ll pay for either 2 standard return tickets on the train, or the cost of the fuel for one vehicle to make the journey. What’s more they also provide lunch, so the only thing you’ll need to do is book a day away ... Read More »

Minibus Options builds the UK’s largest wheelchair-accessible minibus

Minibus Options

Derbyshire-based Minibus Options has completed the UK’s largest wheelchair-accessible minibus conversion – building an M2 category minibus offering the capacity to accommodate up to seven wheelchair passengers. The conversion has been made possible thanks to the IVECO Daily – the largest panel van on the UK market – which is now offered with a 4,100mm wheelbase plus an extra-long rear ... Read More »

Minibus Guy – Episode 017

Renault Master

In this episode Minibus Guy has a quick look around this Renault Master MM35 Wheelchair Accessible Minibus, this is one of Minibus Options’ most recent conversions for a community transport group. Renault has replaced its Debut, Core and Sport trim options with the Business and Business+ specifications that now feature across the firm’s van lines. All models are powered by ... Read More »

Minibus Guy – Episode 016

Renault Master

Fred takes a look at the Iveco Daily 4100L, the largest panel van in the UK today, with a 17 seat wheelchair accessible minibus conversion, provision for up to 7 wheelchairs. Access for passengers is via a Stayco fold-out step and handrails at the side entrance with a PLS Access tail lift to the underside at rear. Saloon seats are Phoenix ... Read More »

Minibus Guy – Episode 015

Renault Master

This episode of Minibus Guy see’s Fred take a look around the Ford Transit Factory Minibus which convertors often turn into wheelchair accessible models with removable seats. It’s a great vehicle for basic transport for able bodied passengers. The well finished interior and well equipped cab make it excellent value for money. It only falls down when the vehicle needs ... Read More »