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EV1020 Inground Lifts

Chesapeake Automotive Equipment

EV1020 Inground Lift

Challenger’s electric hydraulic cassette-style 10,000 lb. capacity inground lift meets the demands of professional service facilities. With a smaller footprint, your shop can maximize service bays. The EV1020 is available with either 3-stage front and rear arms or a fixed drive-on pad. Our added Quick Cycle models can rise in just 27 seconds and lower in only 17 seconds. Expand your service potential with our most versatile, easy-to-operate inground lift.



Spec Sheet


  • 10,000 lb. lift capacity
  • 3-stage front and 3-stage rear arms provide access to the lift points of a wide range of cars and trucks, maximizing revenue potential
  • Also available with a drive-on style pad to aid in quick vehicle spotting for express bays
  • 8 1/2” diameter chrome pistons provide greater stability under load
  • Chrome non-breathing ram style cylinder provides for longer lift life
  • Enhanced raised wiper at top and bottom of bearing provides better grease retention and minimizes contaminates from entering into bearings
  • Long bearing contact provides increased stability
  • Mechanical lock engages every 3″ allowing ergonomic working height for technicians to increase productivity and minimize fatigue
  • Stainless steel air lock release cylinder promotes longer working life with its corrosion resistant design
  • Fully-contained and sealed recycled polymer cassette tub eliminates risk of hydraulic fluid seeping into the ground
  • Premium double telescoping screw pads adjust to multiple heights minimizing the need for adapters
  • 87″ drive-thru accommodates wider vehicles, minimizes tire damage and provides for easy drive-on
  • Quick Cycle models reduce vehicle travel time by 30 percent
  • Wide range of upgrades to further customize your fleet
  • Premium powder coat finish on bolsters and arms provides long-lasting durability

Model NumberEV1020EV1020MP9EV1020-QCEV1020MP9-QC
Lifting Capacity10,000 lbs.9,000 lbs.10,000 lbs.9,000 lbs.
Arms3-stage front/3-stage rear3-stage front/3-stage rear3-stage front/3-stage rear3-stage front/3-stage rear
Rise Height74″70.75″74″70.75″
Width Overall109.75″31.5 / 79.75″109.75″31.5 / 79.75″
Drive-Thru Clearance87″87″
Reach (Arm Min.)19.625″31.5″ x 26.5″19.625″31.5″ x 26.5″
Reach (Arm Max.)42.125″79.5″ x 80″42.125″79.5″ x 80″
Screw Pad Height3.875″ – 6″2.75″3.875″ – 6″2.75″
Capacity2,500 lbs. per arm4,500 lbs. per pad2,500 lbs. per arm4,500 lbs. per pad
Guide Plunger Diam.8.5″8.5″8.5″8.5″
Motor / Voltage2HP, 208v-230v, 60Hz, 1Ph2HP, 208v-230v, 60Hz, 1Ph2HP, 208v-230v, 60Hz, 1Ph2HP, 208v-230v, 60Hz, 1Ph
Speed of Rise38 s38 s27 s27 s
Air Required90 – 120 psi90 – 120 psi90 – 120 psi90 – 120 psi
ALI/ETL Certified
Super Structure ColorsRed, Blue, BlackRed, Blue, BlackRed, Blue, BlackRed, Blue, Black

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