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Motability Grants receive £800M donation to enhance the lives of disabled people

Did you know you can apply to Motability Grants, the charity for funding towards your converted or adapted vehicle? The charity may also fund the cost of driving lessons and any additional adaptations you require. In September 2019, Motability Operations (the company responsible for operating the Scheme) announced an £800 million donation to the charity! […]

  • Sirus celebrate 15th Anniversary

    This year Sirus Automotive celebrate our 15th anniversary and are proud be the UK’s leading upfront wheelchair accessible vehicle (WAV) converter.  Having focused primarily on driver and upfront passenger conversions, we have designed a total of 12 wheelchair accessible vehicles to date. We have helped over 12,000 customers with a wide range of accessible vehicles […]

  • Sirus support Back Up Trust spinal cord injury charity

    Every four hours, someone’s life will change forever as a result of a spinal cord injury. Sirus is proud to support Back Up Trust, a charity set up to help people and their families who are affected by spinal cord injury. Their services are led by volunteers who are all affected by spinal cord injury, […]

  • Sirus Automotive team up with G5 Sports Services

    Sirus has teamed up with G5 Sports Services, the exclusive UK distributor for Strike Force, the world-leading Powerchair Football sports chair. The two companies share a very similar ethos and believe that by working closely together we can provide our customers with an even better service. Our aim is to help customers choose the right […]

  • Zebebee Management sign Sirus resident blogger Kelly

    We are delighted to tell you that specialist talent agents Zebedee Management have signed Sirus blogger Kelly Perks-Bevington this week! The inclusive agency specialises in supplying diverse models, actors and performers. Zebedee Management clients include supermarket giants Asda, Sainsbury’s, Tesco, high fashion retailers such as River Island, Primark, H&M, and Marks and Spencer, not to […]

  • HSBC UK Support Sirus R&D programme and global expansion

    Sirus Automotive, the UK’s leading provider of Upfront Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles has received support from HSBC UK to fund its new Research & Development (R&D) programme and facilitate its ambitious international expansion plans. Sirus will use the funding to drive forward its new R&D programme, including the expansion of its operations in Wednesbury, West Midlands, […]

  • Sirus Automotive support Matt Hampson Foundation

    Sirus Automotive is delighted to announce in 2019 we will be supporting the Matt Hampson Foundation, a charity set up to help people who have experienced a catastrophic injury. The aim of the Foundation is to provide support, advice, and (or) treatment to anyone who has encountered a catastrophic injury from any cause, but particularly […]

  • Kia Soul wheelchair accessible vehicle – now from just £1695 Motability Advance Payment

    From 1st January 2019 our wheelchair accessible vehicle based on a highly-acclaimed family car has a new lower Motability Advance Payment from £1695 and Private Purchase price from £18495. The Kia Soul is compact, stylish and this wheelchair accessible vehicle has the perfect seating configuration for the family. The wheelchair user sits alongside the other rear passenger […]

  • Sirus gift Christmas Hamper worth £250 to all new 2018 customers

    If you would like to order your New or Approved Used Sirus wheelchair accessible vehicle between now and 21st December 2018, you will receive a fabulous hamper worth £250, delivered directly to your door!  One of our Mobility Advisors can come out to your home next week for a demonstration and test drive so don’t delay […]

  • Kelly’s Blog

    Hi everyone! This month’s blog focuses on the Motability Scheme and choosing the right wheelchair accessible vehicle for your individual lifestyle. The Motability Scheme enables disabled people to use their higher rate disability living allowance (or PIP) to lease a car, scooter or powered wheelchair through a Contract Hire Scheme. Currently over 620,000 people use […]

  • Award winning assisted holidays from Limitless Travel

    Limitless Travel is your award winning accessible tour operator, providing friendly, supported and assisted holidays for anyone living with a disability or reduced mobility. It is an organisation run by people with disabilities, for people with disabilities. All of our hotels, destinations and coaches are hand-picked and audited by the team, so you can feel […]

  • 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 3oth January 2o20 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 […]

  • WBA Baggies Triumph at Sirus Midlands Powerchair Football League Cup

    Well done to all of the teams who played in the Sirus Midlands Powerchair Football Cup! A fantastic day was had by all and we really enjoyed being part of an exciting end of season event. The results were; Championship Cup Winners – WBA Baggies (Lewis Harris scored the winner from the spot). Runners up […]

  • Sirus sponsor Midlands Powerchair Football Cup

    Sirus are delighted to announce we will be sponsoring the Sirus Midlands Powerchair Football Cup, played in Birmingham at the Doug Ellis Sports Centre on Sunday 10th March. The end of season event brings together all powerchair football teams in the Midlands in both the Championship and League 1 divisions. We look forward to supporting […]

  • Come and see us at the Motability One Big Day Events!

    The ever popular Motability One Big Day Events are back and Sirus are delighted to be attending all of the shows in 2019. All of the One Big Day events bring everything available on the Motability Scheme together in one great accessible location, to make joining the Scheme as easy and informed as possible. They’re […]