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COLOUR ME FRIDAY, supporting Spinal Injuries Ireland

All of us here at Wheelchair Cars Ireland are delighted to be supporting and promoting the brilliant initiative being spearheaded by Spinal Injures Ireland called COLOUR ME FRIDAY. This great fundraising initiative is happening on Friday the 6th of October and we encourage all of our customers to participate in this great event. to learn more about this fundraiser and learn more about participation visit Spinal Injuries Ireland  

Dedicated Adaptions Website

We have recently launched our website dedicated to adaptions and modifications. The site is constantly evolving and is a huge source of information regarding modifications and adaptions of all different types. Click here to visit

Spina Bifida 24 in 24

Wheelchair Cars Ireland are proud to support Shane Finn in his efforts to raise money for Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Ireland (SBHI). Shane set himself the challenge of running 24 marathons in 24 Days, you can follow his progress and find out how you can help by clicking here. All of us would like to wish Shane well on the final leg of his super human Journey.

2016 IWA Motoring Tour

IWA will hold its annual Motoring Tour for drivers and passengers with disabilities on Saturday, 24 September 2016. Now in its seventh year, the Motoring Tour will start and finish at the County Arms Hotel in Birr, Co Offaly and during the course of the day participants will travel throughout the midlands region.The main focus of the day is on enjoyment and no previous experience is required. Once again we are sponsoring the annual Irish Wheelchair Association event. For further information contact Tony Maher or Continue reading →

IWA drive from wheelchair tuition vehicle

We recently supplied the Irish Wheelchair Association (IWA) with the first drive from wheelchair vehicle in the country to be used for tuition. Unlike a regular drive from wheelchair vehicle that is designed to suit the individual the vehicle had to be set up to be as versatile as possible. We had to consider the fact the vehicle would be used by different people, in different wheelchairs with varying degrees of mobility and ability. The secondary and primary controls are all catered for and can Continue reading →

IWA Motoring Tour

The sleepy roads of Offaly will come alive on Saturday, 26th September as Irish Wheelchair Association’s (IWA) annual Motoring Rally got into gear. The rally which takes place each September is the only event of its kind in Ireland, and is designed specifically for drivers and passengers with physical disabilities who drive their own adapted vehicles. The event always attracts a large entry with over 40 participants take part in the 2015 event. There are several stages to the Motoring Rally which covered a total Continue reading →

Irish Wheelchair Assocaiation Rally 2015

Wheelchair Cars Ireland were this years sponsors of the Irish Wheelchair Associations Rally. The rally took place in six different locations in the Midlands. These were Shannon Harbour, Pollagh, Killeigh Glendine, Tullamore Court Hotel and Garahy’s. A great day was had by all. If you are interested in becoming involved in future IWA rally events or would like any other information either contact ourselves at Wheelchair Cars Ireland or contact Tony Maher or Niall Mc Donnell at