The contest is sponsored by the National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association in celebration of National Mobility Awareness Month. They are awarding three customized vehicles to the top three vote-getters in the contest.
Because of his condition Owen is unable to stand, crawl or walk; which has left him completely dependent on his parents for all of his needs.
Voting is open until May 19, 2013. Winners will be announced on May 31, 2013.
Another local woman, Zena Cole, is also in the contest.
She has post-polio syndrome and has been in a wheelchair since 1990.
Zena is the mother of 3 daughters and has competed in the wheelchair games around the world. She won a bronze medal in the London Paralympics.