starts by recounting his collision with a lorry and how
it turned his life upside down. “I don’t recall anything at all.
All I know is what others have told me.” He spent several days
in a medically induced coma. The police report says that a lorry
driver had passed a cyclist and was returning to his lane, where
he collided with a motorbike and sent the rider spinning into a field.
first car he bought was a black ŠKODA ROOMSTER with
a 1.6 litre petrol engine. “I had it fitted with alloy
wheels to make it look good,” says the passionate motorist, who took
his ŠKODA on a road trip through France, Belgium, England and Scotland.
autumn of 2017 he started looking around for a new car.
He counted his money and thought about what he could afford. The
FABIA and the OCTAVIA were top candidates, but in the end, he went
for a car with a boot big enough to fit both his wheelchair and
his dog, the SKODA Superb.
can't speak highly enough of his car. “It’s got rugged crispy edges. It’s
got the acceleration you need to overtake safely. I like details such
as the optional backlighting of the interior. As for the
technology, the Maxi DOT colour display is fun, and the heated
electrically adjustable memory seats and heated windscreen are a godsend
for wheelchair users.
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