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VW Caddy 5 review – So whats new?

David Smith MBE, world champion boccia player and Sirus customer for ten years reviews the VW Caddy 5 and tells us his opinion on the latest model.  “In my opinion, Sirus produce the best VW conversions, hence why I have driven a Sirus Drive From Wheelchair vehicle for over ten years now. I’m loving the […]

  • Ford vehicles now in stock – be on the road for Christmas

    Millions of products – cars, washing machines, smartphones, and more – rely on computer chips, also known as semiconductors. And right now, there just aren’t enough of them to meet industry demand. As a result, many popular products are in short supply. It has become almost impossible to buy a PS5 games console and smartphone […]

  • Customer Review – The eagerly awaited VW Caddy 5 conversion by Sirus. By David Smith MBE

    The eagerly awaited Sirus VW Caddy 5 has arrived. Over the past 13 years, we have built over 2000 VW conversions for drivers and upfront passengers, and the Sirus VW Drive is the UK’s highest-selling compact Drive From Wheelchair solution to date. David Smith MBE, boccia world champion and VW Caddy Drive From Wheelchair customer […]

  • Save £1000 on a Sirus Ford Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles

    Save £1000 on vehicle upgrades when you order a brand new Sirus Ford Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle. We currently have a number of vehicles in stock, so you can be on the road before Christmas. Find out more about our vehicles in stock.   Our current Ford range includes; Ford Custom Ford Drive X – Drive […]

  • Sirus Welcome Occupational Therapist to the Team

    We are delighted to welcome Joanne Weaver, Occupational Therapist to Sirus. Sirus Associate, Joanne will be working closely with our team and the wider healthcare professional community, as we look forward to the potential return of smaller events later this year.  Joanne will also be writing a regular blog, with useful information each month for […]

  • NEWS: Our Ford Internal Transfer is now available on the Motability Scheme

    From 28th January 2021, we are pleased to announce that the Sirus Ford Internal Transfer vehicle is now available on the Motability Scheme. With a Motability Contract Hire Agreement, your vehicle maintenance, servicing, breakdown cover and insurance are included. This vehicle is now available on a 5-year lease. Many of our customers also apply for […]

  • COVID-19 – An Update to Our Service

    A Message to Our Valued Customers, Suppliers and Industry Colleagues, Firstly we would just like to say we hope you are staying safe and taking care during such difficult times. To ensure the safety of our customers and our team, we have made the decision to reduce our production output and the number of people […]

  • Black November Promotion – Receive an M&S hamper worth £150

    If you order a New or Approved Used wheelchair accessible vehicle during Black November, we will send you an M&S hamper worth £150.  Our offer runs from 11th November until 30th November. We have a range of Approved Used vehicles in stock and ready to go, so if you are looking for a wheelchair accessible […]

  • Business Operations from 5th November 2020

    From 5th November, Sirus will remain open for business.  Our operations are as follows;   You can contact us during office hours – 9am-5pm Monday to Friday. We are providing free nationwide demonstrations, following strict safety procedures detailed here. If you would like to arrange a demonstration please get in touch. If you have a Sirus vehicle […]

  • “With my Sirus WAV, I feel like i’ve got more mobility than ever!”

    Sirus customer Doctor Cate Wight drives a wheelchair accessible vehicle (WAV) designed by Sirus Automotive. The vehicle is converted to enable Dr Wight to drive independently and transfer from her wheelchair to car seat. She has bespoke driving adaptations fitted to enable true independence. An amputee since she was 19, Dr Wight has been a […]

  • Celebrating VE Day During Lockdown

    Friday 8th May will mark 75 years since VE Day as the United Kingdom remembers the end of the Second World War. Wartime Prime Minister Winston Churchill declared May 8th a public holiday and Victory in Europe (VE) Day was met with parties, dancing and singing in the streets. Sadly this year, the planned events […]

  • 2022 Events – View our latest Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles

    After two years away, the Motability Scheme is very happy to announce the return of their events for 2022! The Big Event at Birmingham’s NEC and the regional One Big Days held in Exeter, Harrogate and Edinburgh. The events are the ideal opportunity to find your ideal Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle, scooters and powered wheelchairs. Find out everything you need […]

  • Sirus to Exhibit at 2020 Motability Events

    We are delighted to announce we will be attending all six Motability events this year! We will be showing our Sirus Ford Drive / Upfront at all of the events listed below and at Birmingham’s NEC we will also have our Sirus VW Upfront.  We will also have our Sirus VW Upfront on the test […]

  • Sirus to Exhibit at 2019 OT Show

    Visit Sirus Automotive on stand G43 at this years OT Show held at Birmingham’s NEC on 27th and 28th November.  We will be exhibiting our Sirus Ford Drive / Upfront vehicle conversion which is designed with side entry and the UK’s shortest automated ramp. You can meet some of our mobility specialists and have a […]

  • Occupational Therapist Event – Lunch and Learn with Sirus

    Occupational Therapist Lunch and Learn – CPD and free of charge 45-minute clinical presentation plus 15 minutes for questions To be held on 30th January 2020 this session will be delivered by an occupational therapist from the OT Service. It will give you an overview of the essential clinical factors to take into consideration when […]

  • Sirus to exhibit at Motability One Big Day events this September

    We are delighted to be exhibiting at both remaining Motability One Big Day events held in September. Entrance is free, you can see hundred’s of powered wheelchairs, scooters, wheelchair accessible vehicles and adapted cars all under one roof. Parking is free and you even get a free cuppa tea. There are two left this summer and […]

  • Sirus to exhibit at Disability Awareness Day

    Sirus will be exhibiting at this year’s Disability Awareness Day. Disability Awareness Day (“DAD”) is the world’s largest ‘not for profit’ voluntary-led disability exhibition, held annually in a huge tented village within the grounds of Walton Hall Gardens in Warrington. What’s on? Visitors to the show can expect to find around 250 exhibitors, equipment suppliers, […]

  • Sirus calendar of mobility events for 2019

    Here is our calendar of mobility events for 2019! We will let you know if we add more throughout the year and will also update it with which vehicle we will be bringing along for you to see.  We look forward to meeting you at one of the events! Derby DrivAbility Open Day, Derby,  Wednesday […]

  • Sirus launch Ford Drive / Upfront in to Europe at Germany’s Rehab Exhibition

    Sirus will be exhibiting at the Rehab Karlsruhe exhibition held in Germany this week, from 16th May-18th May.  We will be showing our latest conversion, Sirus Ford Drive / Upfront wheelchair accessible vehicle based on the Ford Grand Tourneo Connect. The conversion gives the wheelchair user the option to drive or travel up front as […]

  • See the Sirus Ford at Derby DrivAbility Open Day

    Derby DrivAbility is hosting a free Driving Assessment Open Day for healthcare professionals and the public on 22nd May 2019, to celebrate the launch of their new premises. You can gain valuable insight on assisted driving and wheelchair accessible vehicles.  A range of adapted controls and equipment will be on display including left-foot accelerators, steering […]

  • Naidex Review: from our drive from wheelchair blogger Kelly

    Hi everyone, It’s Kelly Perks-Bevington again, Sirus’ guest blogger.  I’ve been a Sirus drive from wheelchair customer for 7 years now, how time flies!  Today I wanted to write a review about Naidex 2019 which was held at Birmingham’s NEC on 26th and 27th March. I attended both days and it was really interesting! When […]