From 11th May, we are pleased to announce that we have re-opened our workshops and offices. We are starting to resume customer orders but with some with operational restrictions for social distancing. Where visits are essential, this will be strictly by appointment only. Learn more and how to contact us

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Leading vehicle and wheelchair conversion specialists with over 30 years experience

Leading vehicle and wheelchair conversion specialists with over 30 years experience

Want to speak to an advisor?

Call us on: 01442 212918

(Open Mon- Fri: 8.00am to 4.30pm)

Price Range

From £9,200

Funding Options


Home Demonstration

Yes; home demonstration available on this product – GET DETAILS

Electric Wheelchairs Wheelchairs

Lifestyle Electric Wheelchair

Access the benefits of high-spec modern technology, with the “drive by wheelchair” Lifestyle Electric Wheelchair.

The Lifestyle electric wheelchair has been designed and manufactured in the UK by Steering Developments Ltd to give the user the benefits of modern technology and design with many add-on features to adapt the wheelchair to suit most special needs.The Lifestyle electric wheelchair is designed to be suitable for use in a wheelchair accessible vehicle as a driver or passenger solution and is crash tested, ensuring the highest standard of safety.

Available in either front or rear wheel drive and further enhanced by a selection of optional extras to suit your personal needs, making this wheelchair perfect for drivers and passengers, and for everyday use indoors or out.

Each wheelchair is fitted with an incredibly supportive and comfortable Recaro seat, featuring built-in sideways supports to keep you stable when driving. Manual footrests and reclining backrests are complemented by a power rise and fall seat system and optional front or rear wheel drive.


The Lifestyle Electric Wheelchair is ideal for:

Wheelchair users who want a proven, crash-tested wheelchair for use inside a vehicle

Taller wheelchair users, who need to maximise the headroom inside a vehicle

Users who need to combine pressure relief cushions with a supportive seat

Users who are looking for a compact, manoeuvrable wheelchair for indoor and outdoor use

Designed to be compact and manoeuvrable around the house, office or out and about, the Lifestyle model has also been crash-tested to the ISO 7176-19 impact test, to assess it as safe for use in vehicles. Docking points are built in, to enable electric tie-down when driving, and powerful 230 watt electric motors make it perfect for outdoor use.


  • Manual recline
  • Power rise and fall seating system
  • Manual footrests
  • All wheelchairs come with puncture proof tyres
  • Very comfortable and supportive
  • Recaro car seat
  • Left or right handed joystick

Maintain your independence

Drive your vehicle from the comfort and safety of your wheelchair

Integral reinforced tie-down points including a central docking point for automatic tie-down system

Armrests fold up and out of the way

Crash-tested to international standards

Height adjustable to get you to the correct height for driving

SDL are experts in wheelchairs, and we designed the Lifestyle Electric Wheelchair with the full strength of our expertise and experience behind us. For a free assessment and demonstration to determine your exact requirements, please get in touch with us to arrange a consultation. In some cases, we can loan out a demonstration wheelchair for your own evaluation.

Helpful information and Guides


Use our enquiry request form to tell us what information you want and we’ll email details and the relevant brochures to you.


You’re paying for quality, expertise and service. That’s why, at SDL, for some of our products, we start with a visit. We’ll bring the relevant product for you to try out and we’ll talk through all the options, configurations and purchase options available


Expert, helpful advice plus over 3 decades of experience

We carefully choose all the ranges of products we sell and always provide expert, honest advice and guidance on which options would be best for you.

Excellent service of Sam’s wheelchair. He was so pleased when we delivered it to his house. Thank you very much

Mr and Mrs Merchant , Gloucestershire

From the initial contact and throughout the process of placing my order, everyone has been friendly and helpful which gives me as a customer, confidence, and reassurance that if I ever needed to ring for help I would get a friendly voice on the other end of the phone. The mobility consultant explained all the […]

Donna P , Bedford