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Motability at Fordthorne

Do you receive Enhanced Rate of Personal Independent Payment? You could use this to drive away in a brand new Ford Motability car from Fordthorne.

Trust our Ford Motability specialists at our Fordthorne, FordStore dealership in South Wales to take the best care of you and your needs regarding your next Motability vehicle. In light of the recent pandemic, we have made extra precautions and changes to our showroom to make you feel as safe as possible when visiting us. We can also now offer video and phone calls and appointments to keep the transaction as contact free as possible. Talk to one of our specialists to discuss your options and find out more, your safety and peace of mind is our number one priority. 

The Motability Scheme includes eligible customers with physical and mental disabilities and our experts are on hand to find the right car for you whatever your disability or requirements. We offer you more than just a car, but the freedom and peace of mind of a hassle free lease that takes the worry and organisation out of driving and maintaining your vehicle. 

The insurance, breakdown assistance, servicing and maintenance are all included in the price you pay. The scheme ensures everything is taken care of; all you have to do is add fuel and enjoy your brand new Ford. In addition, you’re entitled to a brand new car every 3 years keeping you up to date with the latest models, trends and vehicle technology.

Adaptations for physical disabilities are also available to make your vehicle perfect for your own personal needs. Contact or visit us on Penarth Road, Cardiff to find out more. 

Am I eligible to join the Motability Scheme?

To be eligible to join the Motability Scheme, you need to receive one of the following mobility allowances and you must have at least 12 months’ award length remaining. Please note that the Attendance Allowance cannot be used to lease a car through the Scheme.

Higher Rate Mobility Component of Disability Living Allowance (HRMC DLA)
As of 8 April 2020, this allowance is £62.25 per week.

Enhanced Rate Mobility Component of Personal Independence Payment (ERMC PIP)
As of 06 April 2020, this allowance is £62.25 per week.

War Pensioners’ Mobility Supplement (WPMS)
As of 08 April 2020, this allowance is £69.50 per week.

Armed Forces Independence Payment (AFIP)
As of 08 April 2020, the mobility element of the allowance is £62.25 per week.

What does the Motability package include?

When you lease a car through the Motability Scheme the following is always included in the price:

CAR INSURANCE, SERVICING AND MAINTENANCE


FULL BREAKDOWN COVER


REPLACEMENT TYRES

WINDSCREEN REPAIR OR REPLACEMENT

60,000 MILE ALLOWANCE ACROSS THE 3 YEAR PERIOD


CERTAIN ADAPTIONS AT NO EXTRA COST


UP TO 3 NAMED DRIVERS


A BRAND NEW CAR EVERY 3 YEARS

How to find us

Fordthorne Cardiff,
281 Penarth Road,
Cardiff, CF118YZ

02920 644300

By Car

Leave M4 at Jct 33. Take the A4232, signposted for Cardiff West, Barry and Cardiff Airport. After approximately 4 miles, take the exit signposted Leckwith. At the roundabout go straight over into Hadfield Road. Continue to the end of the road and at the traffic lights turn left onto Penarth Road. Fordthorne can be a found a short distance along on the right hand side.

By Rail

Fordthorne is served by Grangetown station, which is within 1/4 mile of the dealership. A frequent service is scheduled to run to Cardiff Central.