The Vehicle Production Group LLC was an American automobile manufacturer. Based in Miami, Florida, it made the wheelchair-accessible taxicabs, the MV-1 (Mobility Vehicle-1), which was built in Mishawaka, Indiana at an AM General plant.
For many, the MV-1 means independence and mobility, things that most people take for granted. We are honored to have given the gift of independence and mobility to Rabbi Leibel Kudan’s family, in Hollywood, Florida.
Beyond drivability, the MV-1’s strong architectural structure and robust design can help lower fleet operating costs by increasing durability and long-term dependability. This makes it the perfect accessible solution for paratransit, fleet, taxi and other commercial applications.
The MV-1, a van being built for transporting the disabled, is being built again. Now, the MV-1 is being built by AM General, the company best known for having built the Humvee for the military.
According to its makers, the MV-1 is the first purpose-built wheelchair-accessible vehicle in America, and it's able to accommodate up to six adults or two full-size wheelchairs.
Able to seat six, the MV-1 makes it easy to enter the vehicle, as it offers a low floor and 36-inch-wide doors, while its ramp can take up to 1,200 pounds.
The price difference between Nissan's NV200 and the VPG's MV-1 is about what Braun will charge to convert an NV200 to accommodate a wheelchair, but that conversion involves structural ...
Mobility Ventures LLC, designer and manufacturer of the acclaimed MV-1, the only American made vehicle specifically engineered from the ground up in support of wheelchair users and people with other disabilities, has unveiled its revolutionary new 2016 MV-1 model.
If you’re looking for a wheelchair-accessible vehicle that offers power, safety and comfort to drivers and passengers alike, your search ends at MV-1 of Connecticut. Our MV-1 dealership in Meriden, CT, specializes in MV-1 vehicles designed to make life easier for those who care for or cater to people with disabilities.