The VMI Northstar-E, Dodge Caravan wheelchair accessible minivan is the only caregiver-focused conversion to offer front-seat wheelchair access and an in-floor, slide-out ramp on-a-stick. With an uncluttered interior, obstruction-free doorway and optional mid-row seating, the Northstar-E handicap accessible wheelchair van offers practicality, ease of use and flexibility at an affordable price. The Northstar-E is VMI’s most affordable wheelchair accessible van and the first, VMI wheelchair accessible vehicle tailored specifically to the needs of wheelchair users with full-time caregivers.
Single and double flip & fold, mid-row seats are available to match OEM interiors and to provide multiple seating options not found in other side-entry handicap accessible wheelchair vans.
Easy-to-remove front seats create additional seating options for greater independence and flexibility. The VMI Northstar-E, Dodge Caravan wheelchair van conversion is spacious enough to allow for multiple mobility devices to be on the move at the same time.
All VMI Northstar-E, Dodge Caravan handicap conversion vans have floors built with galvaneal steel and that are E-coated for optimal rust and corrosion prevention.
VMI Northstar-E, Dodge Caravan wheelchair vans feature an 11-inch lowered floor to provide ample headroom throughout the vehicle and door opening. In fact, the usable door opening height is 55 inches which makes the Northstar-E conversion suitable for all, but the tallest seated wheelchair users.
|Usable Door Opening Height||A||54″|
|Usable Door Opening Width||B||31.3″|
|Length of Ramp||C||59.6″|
|Usable Ramp Width||D||29″|
|Overall Floor Length||E||86″|
|Width of Interior at B-Pillars||F||60″|
|Inside Center Height||G||58.1″|
|Angle of Ramp||H||N/A|
|Overall Vehicle Height||J||74.5″|
|Ramp Load Capacity||1000 lbs.|