The V-Max

Power pushing & braking for a caregiver

The V-Max is a lightweight portable power add-on for your wheelchair that offers pushing and braking assistance for a caregiver.

The unique control mechanism is intuitive and easy to learn. The motor can be disengaged to allow for free-wheeling movement. Easily engage the motor again to provide power pushing and braking assistance for use on hills, ramps, or for longer distances where fatigue can become an issue.

The V-Max comes in two models: Standard for weights up to 200 kgs, and the V-Max+ for weights up to 300 kgs.


  • Lightweight and portable – can be easily transported in a standard car. No truck or van required!
  • Intuitive, direct steering
  • Doubles as a pushing and braking aid for assistants
  • Can be added to your existing wheelchair*
V-Max V-Max+
Total weight approved 440 lbs (200 kg) (person, wheelchair, V-Max)(1) 660 lbs (300 kg) (person, wheelchair, V-Max+)(1)
Possible wheel sizes 20″ & 24″ 24″
Speed Forward | backward 6 km/h | 3 km/h adjustable 5.5 km/h | 3 km/h adjustable
Range with one charge of the batteries up to 19 km (2) up to 22 km (2)
Braking-/climbing capacity up to 20% (3) up to 12% (3)
Batteries 2 x 12 V / 16 Ah 2 x 12 V / 22 Ah
Direct current motor 24 V / 130 W 24 V / 419 W
Weight. drive including grips 8.2 kg 13.5 kg
Weight, battery pack 22.5 lbs (10.2 kg) 14.3 kg
Weight, power cable 0.44 lbs (0.2 kg)
Weight, bag for battery pack 0.44 lbs 0.2 kg
Weight, charger 0.44 lbs 0.2 kg
Total weight 19.1 kg 28.6 kg
Class of application B
(1) Please note the manufacturer’s stipulations for the maximum load.
(2) According to ISO 7176-4, the range depends on the person’s weight, the underground, the territory, the temperature, etc.
(3) At an approved weight of 286 lbs (130 kg), the braking – / climbing capacity also depends on the surface material, terrain, temperature, etc.

* Add-on kits are compatible with a wide range of type 1, type 2, and type 3 wheelchairs. Please contact us for details.