SUPPLIERS | VEHICLE INTERIORS
Having a vehicle that looks smart from the outside is a good idea, but it should
also be clean, tidy and modern internally if passengers are to be impressed. A
number of industry suppliers can help you be on top of your game in this area
AT Industries can provide a one-stop shop for a complete interior package for your vehicle
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Sometimes it’s easy to get hung up on the
vanity items of a minicoach or a minibus.
Alloy wheels, body styling and other things
are nice, but it’s what’s in the saloon that
counts more to most passengers.
That’s where choosing the right supplier
can pay dividends in delivering happy
customers, and repeat business if you’re
in the for-hire market. If you’re not, and
AT Industries: A
soft trim supplier
AT Industries, based in Grantham, describes
itself as being Europe’s leading supplier
of interior soft trim for coachbuilding
purposes. It provides complete interiors
for minicoaches and minibuses, along
with other applications such as trucks and
The supplier showcases material for
every surface within the interior of
vehicles: Carpets, felts, leatherette fabrics,
roof and wall linings, seating, suedes and
Hi-Flex Velour is already established with
Europe’s largest minibus and bus builders
as the highest-quality interior carpet. This
flexible felt is used for side walls, luggage
racks and roof lining and it has a unique
‘stretch’ characteristic, making it the ideal
covering for awkward contoured edges,
corners and shaped panels.
AT Industries is also the UK automotive
distributor for Spradling coated fabric and
vinyl. It supplies standard finishes such as
Valencia, to the luxurious Dolce range.
Additionally, AT Industries prides itself
on offering the majority of its collections as
ex-stock for next-day despatch, a service
that many coachbuilders and converters
find invaluable. In a single delivery, AT
Industries can provide a complete interior
package for your vehicle.
For further information, or if you would
like to request a comprehensive range of
samples, please contact AT Industries’ sales
team by calling 01476 593050 or emailing
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you run accessible and/or community
transport-type vehicles, then the safety and
reliability aspects of what you specify are
of paramount importance.
Choosing well is imperative. Once you’ve
purchased the vehicle, you’ll likely be
running it for a number of years.
If you don’t opt for the best specification
to suit both your application and your
passengers, you may well compromise
efficiency, desirability and driver
acceptance. All are important in their own
ways and none should be ignored.
Fortunately, buyers hold the whip hand
when it comes to specifying vehicles. There
are numerous suppliers in every imaginable
sector, and all want to work with you to
gain your trust – and your business.