Red Kite are an independent limited company established in 1982 by the father and son team of Dan and John Maskell. Dan having been involved in the specialist minibus conversions since leaving the HM Royal Navy in 1965 had a wealth of experience and knowledge to pass on. John’s brother, David, joined Red Kite in 1989 to continue in the family tradition. Dan later retired in 2000 with John and David taking the company on to new heights.
For over three decades experience supplying the nations schools and colleges Red Kite are a totally independent minibus supplier. We offer impartial advice and unbeatable customer nationwide service. We are also fully accredited Peugeot minibus conversion specialists. Having taken delivery of your minibus we offer a nationwide full back up and after sales support service.
Red Kite own and operate a large fleet of minibuses, we therefore have a continuous supply of late low mileage one owner pre owned stock. All vehicles are fully refurbished/serviced and given a new class 5 MOT prior to sale. Every used minibus is covered by our unique 12 months or 12,000 mile No Quibble Warranty. We also have a good business relationship with major vehicle manufacturers and can always source almost new vehicles with great savings on new prices.
You are welcome to collect your vehicle from our premises where you can meet the after sales support team that will be your onward point of contact. Alternatively we will deliver your new minibus to your school on a pre arranged date.
Our biggest selling minibus is the Peugeot Boxer.
The Boxer offers superior versatility and will adapt to your ever changing needs.
A large side door gives easy access to the rear saloon area.
This vehicle is designed and is built by Red Kite specifically for school use.
The pre formed interior is very hard wearing and easy to keep clean.
Your vehicle is covered by a warranty package for up to 48 months. The first 2 years are unlimited mileage, followed by a further 2 years of up to 100,000 miles. Your Dealer is able to repair or replace, without charge, parts that are found to have a material or assembly defect that is recognised by Renault. Please see the warranty terms and conditions for further details.
Yes we can with pleasure; all we need is an electronic copy of your logo together with any details you require. We will then supply you with a fully detailed coloured image of how your new minibus will look.
Red Kite work very closely with Unwin Safety Systems with the development and testing of products. We are an approved Unwins installation specialist and as such recommend and use their wheelchair restraints and fixings.
For further information on Unwin Safety Systems product range click on the link here
That is really up to you and your specific requirements, previous vehicles include:
• Mobile Classrooms
• Police surveillance units
• Police riot vehicles
• Mobile recording studios
• Mobile radio stations
• Pop group transport
• Mobile first aid units
• Meals on wheels units
• Mobile dog grooming units