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Bespoke & Options

Options, modifications or complete bespoke builds to meet new Fleet or OEM requirements – VFS have the technical and manufacturing resource to respond.




All extra’s are available


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 Fleet Managers demand vehicle specifications that exactly match their requirements, VFS recognise that one size does not suit all, with a flexible approach to accommodate bespoke builds in the design and manufacturing process, VFS are confident in being able to respond quickly and competitively to Fleet Customer requirements.

For OEM customers VFS have a proven track record as OEM partners providing niche and mainstream multi-stage builds. As an ISO/TS 16949 Quality accredited supplier, VFS are the only UK supplier of LCV Bodywork complying with the automotive industry QS9000 quality standard for tier 1 suppliers.


OEM partner projects include:

  • M1 People Carriers
  • M2 Minibuses
  • Bodied chassis programmes
  • Direct Fleet contracts.

Contact our Sales Team  who will be happy to discuss your individual requirements.

Typical vehicle Tailoring and Bespoke modifications:

  • Vehicle Tailoring:
  • Tail-lifts
  • Swing-Lift and Loader Cranes
  • Cages
  • Tow bars and couplings
  • Working at Height safety package
  • Chapter 8 equipment
  • Beacons
  • Rear lamp guards
  • Handwash facilities
  • Tool boxes
  • Ply lining floor/sides or both
  • Digital Axle weight indicators
  • Worklamps
  • Telecoms equipment
  • Alarms/Trackers/security equipment
  • Corporate Liveries
  • Tu-tone paint or complete re-sprays

Bespoke modifications:

  • Utility Cab conversion of Double Chassis Cab
  • Utility Box behind cab
  • Side access gate and steps (Tipper/Dropside)
  • Alternative Rear Door configurations for Lutons

Bespoke Fleet products:

  • Van based Parcel/Post vehicles
  • Utility vehicle interior/exterior fit-outs


Cages are a popular option with Tippers and Dropsides, with 2 basic types offered – low profile keeping the height aproximately equal to the cab (aprox 1.2m from load deck) and a full height, walk- in 2m (6’6”) version.

Standard construction is steel with a 50/50mm mesh, optional materials are Aluminium frames ilo Steel and 25/25mm mesh ilo of 50mm, the 25/25 mesh should only be used where absolutely necessary as it adds considerable weight.

Alternative specifications can be considered, contact our Sales Team (link to contact page) who will be happy to discuss your individual requirements.

Available Cage configurations:

  • Steel or Aluminium construction
  • 2m (or cab height) low profile Cage
  • 0m (6’6”) full height Cage
  • 50/50mm galvanised steel mesh as standard
  • 25/25mm galvanised steel mesh – option
  • Sliding side doors (forward 1/3rd of body, nearside and offside.
  • Hinged rear barn doors
  • Cage extensions available for Tail-Lift applications
  • Open cage top as standard
  • Optional mesh roof/tonneau cover available
  • Powder coated body colour as standard
  • Other colours available/option
  • Wax injected steel sections



A versatile and popular option for all Tipper and Dropside models, giving operators full load handling capabilities up to 500kg without the need for a Fork Truck.

Designed and developed to integrate structurally with the bodywork without the compromises often associated with aftermarket installations, VFS offers a comprehensive range of Lift and Platform combinations to suit every requirement.

Contact our Sales Team who will be happy to discuss your individual requirements.

VFS offer complete range of quality Tail-lifts from market leading suppliers to suit every application.

Tail-Lift availability and features:

  • Dell, DHollandia, and Ratcliff/Palfinger
  • Column lifts
  • Short columns for Tipper models
  • One piece or folding platforms
  • Aluminium plank or mesh platforms
  • Optional dual controls
  • Optional Platform lengths available
  • Optional ‘Working at Height’ rails
  • Optional wrap-round gates
  • Optional kick-up trolley stops
  • Column stobes
  • In-cab master switch

Safety Rails

Tool Boxes



Please contact our sales department to discuss your individual requirements.