Vauxhall car fitted with mobility aids, United Kingdom, 1990-2005

Made:
1990-1992 in Ellesmere Port
maker:
Vauxhall Motors

‘Double-headed' Vauxhall Astra for demonstrating a range of working mobility aids to assist disabled drivers gain access to, as well as exit, a motor vehicle. Constructed at Vauxhall Motors Ellesmere Port plant c1990-1991, and subsequently fitted with a number of different aids, occasionally updated, for demonstrations and driver assessments until 2005 at the Department of Transport's Mobility Advice and Vehicle Information Service (M.A.V.I.S.) at Crowthorne, Berkshire, England, 1991-2005.

Details

Category:
Orthopaedics
Object Number:
2006-151/1
Measurements:
overall (estimate): 1920 mm x 1950 mm x 5360 mm,
type:
car
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • land vehicle
  • passenger vehicle
credit:
The Mobility Advice and Vehicle Information Service.

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