VMI Conversion Info
The VMI Northstar has a fully-powered, in floor ramp that creates an uncluttered interior and obstruction-free doorway. With noise-minimizing engineering and a selection of most popular features, the Northstar offers an enjoyable ride. The Northstar wheelchair conversion van provides ease of use, safety and flexibility. The VMI Northstar conversion offers an obstruction-free doorway, uncluttered interior and in-floor power ramp for greater overall wheelchair maneuverability.
All VMI Northstar conversions come with a patented, ultra-low, in-floor power ramp that allows for safe entry and exit for even the largest power chairs. The ramp is stowed under the floor, creating more interior room for maneuverability and minimizing dirt and debris in the interior.
Removable Front Seats
Easy-to-remove front seats create multiple seating options for greater independence and flexibility. The Northstar allows for multiple mobility devices to be on the move at the same time.
A Quieter Ride
Engineered to minimize interior noise with extensive use of sound-deadening materials.
Standard Foot Rest
A fold-down footrest offers additional comfort for passengers sitting on the rear bench.
Corrosion Resistant Floor
All Northstar conversion floors are E-coated for optimal rust and corrosion prevention.
Featuring a 11-inch dropped floor provides ample headroom throughout the vehicle. Usable door opeing height reaching 55” makes this suitable for all but the tallest wheelchair users.
Mechanical & Powertrain
- 3L (201) gas/ethanol flex fuel V6 engine
- Front wheel drive
- 500 CCA maintenance-free battery
- 90-amp alternator
- Fully independent MacPherson strut front suspension w/coil springs
- Monoleaf spring rear suspension w/rigid beam axle
- 15″ wheel covers
- Pwr rack & pinion steering
- 20 gallon fuel tank
- Driver & front passenger “Next Generation” airbags
- Front/rear 5-mph bumpers
- Front/rear outboard active 3-point unibelts, rear center lap belt
- Side-impact protection steel door beams
- Outboard seating head restraints
- Front/rear floor mats
- Tilt steering column
- Speed control
- Rear window defroster w/windshield wiper de-icer
- Valet key
- Rear floor silencer
- Lockable underseat storage drawer
- Front/rear auxiliary pwr outlets
- Day/night rearview mirror
- Illuminated dual covered visor mirrors
- Lights-inc: cargo compartment, front dome, courtesy/map, ashtray, glove box, ingition w/time delay
- Front seat cargo net
- Liftgate dual flood lights
- Rear seatback grocery bag hooks
- Wide body side accent color moldings
- Halogen headlamps
- Dual fold away pwr heated mirrors
- Tinted glass
- Variable intermittent windshield wipers
- Rear window wiper/washer
- Deluxe insulation group