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Exhibitor Name: TGA Mobility
Stand Number: N11112

TGA Mobility to launch revolutionary transportable WHILL C Personal EV at Naidex 2018

TGA, a highly regarded specialist in mobility scooters, will be unveiling its latest innovation at Naidex 2018 - the pioneering and stylish WHILL C powered wheelchair with advanced lightweight transportability (25-26th April, NEC Birmingham, Stand 9240 and Test Track).

WHILL C from TGA represents a breakthrough in contemporary mobility product design. Developed by talented Japanese designers, WHILL C is unlike any other affordable powered wheelchair - it combines revolutionary aesthetics, manoeuvrability and comfort with advanced transportability. WHILL C has been specifically developed for style-conscious individuals who seek a contemporary product for assured independence and a confident lifestyle. Owners have the ability to access urban and rural environments either for leisure time or work, through a streamlined chassis with world-class performance.

WHILL C and its advanced lithium battery can be effortlessly dismantled into three constituent components, weighing no more that 20kg, so lifting and storage in a standard car boot is strain-free. This latest model encompasses the renowned WHILL all-directional `Omni` front wheels so precision and controlled steering is possible. With the ability to incrementally drive forwards and sideways, without traditional castors, owners can access the tightest of spaces with the smallest feasible turning circle. WHILL C excels on public transport and allows for seamless movement at multiple destinations through intuitive `computer mouse` style steering. The ergonomics of this interface are reiterated with swing-up armrests and a footplate that require minimal effort to operate - ideal for users with limited strength or dexterity. WHILL C has a top speed of 4mph/6.4kph and its highly reliable motors deliver a range of up to 15km.

In terms of added value WHILL C from TGA offers multiple lifestyle features. These include a USB socket, 20 litres of storage capacity, six finish colours and a smartphone App. This App connects with sophisticated on-board technology so real-time data can be viewed regarding battery level, range and performance. This connectivity can also be used to immobilise the WHILL C, or drive it remotely so storage and parking is more flexible. Available with either a 16` or 18`` width seating system, WHILL offers a suitable solution for the majority of users who do not need complex postural support.

Daniel Stone, TGA Managing Director comments: `The TGA team and I believe our new cutting-edge WHILL C will be a game changer for end users. It is not a powered wheelchair, it is a stylish personal electric vehicle that synergises ultimate independence with life confidence. As a specialist business with a proven track record in engineering excellence, we continue to push the boundaries of stylish innovative design with WHILL C. It brings together outstanding drivability, comfort and quality in an affordable solution that is at the forefront of assistive technology. There is no other product available on the UK market that has the potential to revolutionise personal mobility for such a wide-ranging demographic - WHILL C is ready to create new possibilities for all living with walking difficulties.`

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CONSUMER: TGA to host new-look mobility product test track and competition at Naidex.

As official sponsor of the Mobility Test Track, TGA, the UK-leading mobility scooter specialist, will be offering an unmissable test drive experience and competition prize at Naidex at the NEC on 25-26 April. (Opposite TGA`s stand 9240).

All visitors who complete the course and post a trackside #TopTGAdriver Selfie on Facebook and Twitter will receive a £300 voucher off any TGA mobility scooter and will be entered into a free prize draw to win an impressive Canon PowershotSX430 20MP Bridge Camera.

Naidex is one of the largest independent living and rehabilitation shows in the UK and showcases the latest mobility products and services to consumers, healthcare professionals and the trade. TGA is a long-standing supporter of the event and will be once again proudly displaying its complete range of award-winning mobility scooters, wheelchairs, wheelchair powerpacks and powerchairs. It will also be hosting the popular and exciting Mobility Test Track which provides a unique opportunity to test drive products in a safe and controlled environment.

New for 2018, the TGA Naidex Mobility Test Track will encompass a wider array of engaging challenges that simulate everyday obstacles. These will include ramps, road crossings and street furniture - all designed to replicate situations that scooter and powerchair users may face. Specialist TGA advisors will be on hand to offer expert tips and advice.

All visitors who complete the course and post a trackside #TopTGAdriver Selfie on Facebook and Twitter, will be entered into a free prize draw to win an impressive Canon Powershot SX430 20MP Bridge Camera and a £300 voucher off any TGA scooter.

By offering test drives and training, as it does to all customers, end users have the opportunity to check whether a product is manageable and suitable for their needs. This ensures new mobility scooter owners feel in complete control so independence, confidence and safety are maximised. By visiting Naidex, end users, carers and families have the opportunity to discuss personal mobility requirements with TGA experts who have vast experience and knowledge. Hence visitors can make a more informed decision regarding product selection - guided in a non-pressurised environment by ethical and trusted specialists.

Daniel Stone, TGA Managing Director comments: `The TGA Naidex Mobility Test Track promises to deliver an experience not to be missed. We expect the track atmosphere to be a lively as ever with visitors discovering why our range is renowned for unsurpassed driveability, comfort and performance.'

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TRADE: All scooter dealers invited to experience the TGA difference on new-look Naidex Mobility Test Track

As official Test track sponsor, TGA, a specialist mobility scooter supplier to the trade, is inviting all existing and potential TGA dealers to experience why its products deliver exceptional performance at Naidex. (NEC, Mobility Test Track, opposite TGA`s stand 9240, 25-26 April).

TGA is a well-respected supplier of quality mobility scooters, wheelchairs, wheelchair powerpacks and powerchairs. It is renowned for specialism in mobility scooters with the most comprehensive range available in the UK market. Through its engineering heritage dating back to 1985, TGA provides reliable products that deliver strong dealer sales through customer satisfaction and added value. A key factor that drives the popularity of these award-winning scooters is the unique `TGA driving experience`. On-board a TGA scooter, drivers benefit from outstanding stability, comfort and control which generate confidence and peace of mind. To ensure all trade buyers truly understand why stocking TGA products offers a commercial advantage, all dealers are invited to experience its latest scooters on the new-look Naidex Mobility Test Track.

Enhanced for 2018, the Naidex Mobility Test Track offers the opportunity to put TGA scooters through their paces around a varied and challenging course. This will include ramps, road crossings and street furniture - all designed to replicate situations that scooter and powerchair users may face. By test driving TGA scooters, dealers will not only be able to appreciate product quality, but will better understand the unique benefits of each model. This will provide invaluable insight so more accurate advice can be given to their customers. Focusing on assessment-led provision continues to be a priority within the mobility market so the right product is recommended to the right individual. The Naidex Mobility Test Track offers the opportunity for all trade buyers to gain clearer knowledge of TGA products and how they can maximise independence in relation to varying lifestyles.

Daniel Stone, TGA Managing Director comments: `The Naidex Mobility Test Track promises to deliver an experience not to be missed by the trade. Talking about product is always rewarding however physically trialling TGA mobility scooters adds a different dimension. By visiting Naidex, dealers will be able to understand our products more fully so selling and appropriate product recommendation is easier.`

The TGA Trade Team will be available throughout the show to drive side-by-side with dealers experiencing the Mobility Test Track. There will also be a selection of exclusive trade offers and added value incentives available for dealers who complete the course.

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