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Newmar designs wheelchair-accessible motorhome Print E-mail
Published: Monday, 15 August 2011 13:15
 
Newmar Canyon Star 3911 floor plan (wheelchair accessible) Newmar Corporation is offering the 2012 Canyon Star type A motorhome in a wheelchair-accessible floor plan.

Features of the gas-powered Canyon Star 3911, which is almost 40 feet in length, include:

  • A 48-inch-wide power wheelchair lift with a wired remote control.
  • A 30-inch-wide path from the front of the coach to the bed while the unit is in travel mode (slide rooms in) for wheelchair access.
  • A large open floor area on the front side of the bed for easy access.
  • A large roll-in shower with seat, a lavatory that is open under the bowl for use with a wheelchair, and a medicine cabinet with mirrors that are placed down lower.
  • Grab assist bars have been placed in the shower and around the stool.
  • A cook top and microwave combination that places the microwave-convection oven below the cook top for easy access by a wheelchair occupant.
  • A standard L-shaped dinette that allows seating on the side or back bench as well as plenty of space to accommodate a wheelchair.
  • All of the switches, the monitor panel, and the EMS panel are located inside a cabinet just behind the passenger seat for access while sitting in wheelchair.

The 2012 Canyon Star 3911, built on a Ford chassis, starts at a retail base price of $156,492, before options.

For more information, visit www.newmarcorp.com.

 
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