The Big Event Edinburgh, taking place on Friday 15 and Saturday 16 September at the Royal Highland Centre from 9am – 4pm, is the best place to learn more about the Motability Scheme.

With over 70 cars and wheelchair accessible vehicles, over 35 powered wheelchairs and scooters, and test drives available in both adapted and standard production cars, the event provides everything you need if you’re new to the scheme or looking for your next car.

Event highlights include: 

Test drives – cars, scooters and powered wheelchairs
You’ll have the unique opportunity to test drive a range of cars with a professional driver. You can test drive as either the driver or passenger and choose from a range of standard production cars or vehicles fitted with popular driving adaptations. Back inside, on the Indoor Scooter Test Track you can try out many of the powered wheelchairs and scooters on display in a safe space.

Expert advice
Advisors and experts, including Scheme partners and Motability, the charity, will be on hand to answer all your questions and provide advice for happy motoring. Whether you have queries about the Motability Scheme itself, grants, or about which vehicle is right for you, The Big Event Edinburgh is the place to be. 

The Electric Vehicle (EV) Info Hub
Home charging experts at the EV Info Hub will be available to answer questions and help you discover if an electric vehicle is right for you. The Scheme’s EV charging partners, Ohme and Easee, will show you how simple and accessible EV home charging can be.

Motability Scheme events are free to attend, with free parking at fully accessible venues with plenty of seating, cafes and accessible toilet facilities; plus ear defenders and a sensory quiet room at each venue. 

For more information, including test drive T&Cs, visit: