Wheelchair Van Frequently Asked Questions

If you are new to the disability community, you may have several questions in your search for a wheelchair van. How do you know where to start? How do I understand the pricing? Where can I look for financing resources? All this and more can be found in the tools below. Whether you are a first-time buyer or a returning customer wondering about new programs and services, these FAQ pages will start your journey in the right direction. 

What is a Wheelchair SUV?

If you need an accessible vehicle but don’t like the idea of driving a minivan, the BraunAbility Chevrolet Traverse is a great alternative. It’s stylish, spacious and has plenty of swagger. Here’s are some of the frequently asked questions about the wheelchair SUV.

What is a Lease? 

If your need for a wheelchair accessible vehicle is temporary, leasing may be a better alternative than purchasing. We’ve got your answers to the most common questions about leasing a wheelchair van.

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Pros and Cons of Leasing a Wheelchair Van

There’s a lot to consider when it comes to whether it makes more sense to purchase or lease a wheelchair accessible vehicle. Here’s what you need to know before you make a decision.

What is a Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle?

BraunAbility manufactures many options of wheelchair accessible vehicles, including side- and rear-entry, standard height and extra tall, foldout and infloor ramps, and manual and power ramps.

Product FAQs

Still have wheelchair accessible vehicle questions? Visit our product Frequently Asked Questions page to see what others have asked and learned as they completed their search for mobility.


Can BraunAbility Convert My Van?

BraunAbility can accept customer vehicles for accessible conversion. To learn if your van meets the minimum requirements for a BraunAbility wheelchair accessible conversion, click here.

What is Medicare?

Medicare is divided into multiple parts. BraunAbility and other mobility vehicles and lifts are not covered by Original Medicare plans. Medicare C could allow for some disability assistance for vehicles. Learn more about Medicare here.

Wheelchair Lift Frequently Asked Questions

BraunAbility handicap lifts are designed to be installed a full-size van or recreational vehicle. Wheelchair lifts are ideal for large families or for people with larger power chairs.  Click through to find a list of some commonly asked wheelchair lift questions.


Handicap Van Rental Frequently Asked Questions

Whether you and your family are traveling on vacation or business, needing temporary transportation due to injury, or a special event, BraunAbility has a handicap van rental to meet your needs. Click through to find a list of some commonly asked handicap van rental questions.

Questions to Ask Before Buying a Handicap Van

Before you make your purchase, BraunAbility dealers and service teams have collected the questions you’re most likely to hear when you visit a showroom. Here’s what you can expect.

BraunAbility is Built to Trust

With the industry’s most loyal customers and over four decades of experience, BraunAbility is built to trust. We are dedicated to the highest levels of reliability, safety, and service. Learn how here!


Why Choose a BraunAbility Dealer?

BraunAbility is known for its service, both before and after the sale. Unlike online sellers, BraunAbility works with you to ensure the vehicle you choose is one that meets and exceeds your needs.

Ready for a Wheelchair Van?

The decision to purchase a wheelchair van conversion shouldn’t be made without consideration of your lifestyle and nature of your disability. Consider the following items when determining whether or not it’s time for a wheelchair accessible vehicle.

What is BraunAbility Finance?

BraunAbility Finance is the mobility industry's first finance service specializing in securing financing for accessible vehicles, lifts, and other vehicle equipment. Talk to one of our finance experts to get pre-approved for a vehicle or other mobility product loan.