- April 10, 2017
- Changes to VAT Exemption for Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles
Following a review and a public consultation over the VAT treatment of adapted motor vehicles by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC), a number of changes were made to the legislation with effect from 1 April 2017. These include the introduction of a limit on the number of vehicles that can be purchased under the relief, with an eligible individual now being able to purchase only one vehicle that meets the qualifying conditions every 3 years.
- February 27, 2017
- The Brotherwood Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle Weekend Returns
We are pleased to announce that the Brotherwood ‘WAV Weekend’ Event will be returning this April Bank Holiday Weekend, giving you the opportunity to explore and drive the UK's leading range of Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles in one place.
- January 3, 2017
- Coming in 2017: Mercedes-Benz V-Class 'Klastar'
We are pleased to reveal that 2017 will see the launch of our most luxurious Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle ever! We will be offering an exclusive lowered floor conversion of the Mercedes-Benz V-Class, complete with remote-controlled powered ramp, power assisted wheelchair restraint system, and our patented self-tensioning restraint system.
The V-Class 'Klastar' conversion will be available with the Mercedes-Benz 7G-Tronic automatic transmission, and a choice of 2 powerful diesel engines.
- July 14, 2016
- Dorset County Council Unveil Brotherwood WAV Fleet
A new fleet of wheelchair-friendly cars has been brought in to help deliver better council services to Dorset’s disabled residents.
Three converted Ford vehicles will be used to transport both older people and disabled children who require special equipment to travel, including wheelchairs.
- June 1, 2016
- Brotherwood Launch Into Space With New Mercedes-Benz WAV
Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle specialists Brotherwood have recently expanded their incredible range of WAVs to include a unique new conversion of the Mercedes-Benz Vito Tourer. Offering a class-leading 60 inches of internal headroom, and 60 inches of entry height, the Brotherwood Ex-i-60 conversion caters for wheelchair users of almost any height.
- May 13, 2016
- Brotherwood Enjoy Busy Showcase at Haynes Museum
Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle specialists Brotherwood recently enjoyed a busy VIP launch event and WAV showcase weekend at the prestigious Haynes International Motor Museum in Sparkford, Somerset.
Benefitting from beautiful weather across the April Bank Holiday weekend, Brotherwood invited wheelchair users and their families from across the UK to partake in the museums’ excellent hospitality, explore the amazing displays of over 400 historic cars and motorcycles, and view and test drive the incredible range of Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles that Brotherwood can offer.
- March 16, 2016
- Brotherwood to Host WAV Showcase Weekend at Haynes International
Looking for a great day out over the April Bank Holiday weekend?
Brotherwood are excited to announce that we will be hosting a Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle showcase weekend, at the prestigious Haynes International Motor Museum in Sparkford, Somerset.
- December 4, 2015
- Christmas Opening Hours
Closed from 2.30pm, Thursday 24th December (Christmas Eve)
Re-Open from 8.30am, Monday 4th January 2016
Thankyou and Merry Christmas!
- October 13, 2015
- Frequently Asked Questions about Volkswagen Emissions
Over the past few days we have been asked many questions regarding the recent Volkswagen emissions issue. Whilst we ourselves are waiting for clarification regarding this issue, we have assembled the most frequently asked questions here in order to reassure our customers that we are working to resolve any issues that may affect you.
- September 24, 2015
- Community Group Acquire First Electric WAV
A community transport group in Yorkshire has become the first organisation in the country to acquire a ground breaking new fully electric, wheelchair accessible vehicle.