Manufacturer Scooterpac describes the Cabin Car MK2 as “so much more than a scooter – it is quite simply a revived approach to mobility” and it is hard to find any reason to disagree.
Cabin Car: More than a mobility scooter
Obviously, the clue is in the name, but it had to mentioned. The Cabin Car Mk2 resembles more of a car than an actual scooter. Most mobility retailers Cabin Car enquires often start with “I’m looking for the mobility scooter that looks like a car”.
Cabin Car Mk2 Standard Features
- Available as standard in: High Gloss Black, Ice Blue, Cherry Red and Glacier White
- Bright Rear LED Lights
- Dual-Speed Windscreen Wiper
- Durable Floor Mats
- Easy Access Doors
- Electronic Braking System
- External Charging Cable (0.7m)
- Follow Me Home Lights
- Four-Way Adjustable Driving Position
- Large Cup Holder
- Smooth Acceleration System
- Super 1400 Watt Motor
- Thumb Controls
- Trip Computer
- Twin USB Charging Ports
- Ultra-Soft Suspension
- Windscreen Washer
It is important to note that the features listed above are the standard features of cabin car mobility scooter. There are over 20 optional extras available to purchase. Some of these include heated seats and an alarm system.
This question is one of the most common that Cabin Car users are asked and there is not one size fits all answer. When choosing a UK mobility scooter in the UK, it all comes down to a person’s specific requirements such as health, parking, typical journey, weight of product and many more.
One of the major reason why Cabin Cars are so popular is because you do not need a driving license to drive one. The Cabin Car is designated as a Class 3 invalid carriage. Mobility vehicles are not legally defined as motor vehicles and, therefore, you do not have a driving licence or to take a test.
Cost Effective: The Cabin Car is not subject to Vehicle Excise Duty (‘road tax’). However, both new and used Class 3 vehicles must be registered annually with the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA).
Is the Cabin Car on Motability?
Unfortunately, the Cabin Car isn’t on Motability right now. Although, The Best of Mobility does offer the option to pay monthly for the product