The Hofmann standard MOT Bay is the entry level package that allows you to become a fully operational, DVSA-approved testing station.

This option is part of our comprehensive range and allows your business to move into MOT testing on a budget.

Should you wish to upgrade your MOT Bay to an Automated Test Lane at a later date, we have that option available.

As expected with all Hofmann products, our standard MOT Bay provides a quality product with the service and support that you expect.

  • Four post lift includes integrated jacking beam

  • Safety ladder locks on all posts

  • The Hofmann brake testers have robust galvanised frames with long-life brake tester rollers

  • Cover plates as standard

  • Recessed radius plates

  • Optional ancillary pack; headlight beam tester

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Lift 4000kg 5000kg
Max vehicle lifting height 1820mm 1830mm
Min ground clearance of lift 190mm 190mm
Platform length 5200mm 5700mm
Platform width 600mm 600mm
Lift time 50s 50s
Lowering time 45s 45s
Power 3kw 3kw
Voltage 415V 230-400V
Frequency 50Hz 50Hz
Noise 70dB (A)/1m 70dB (A)/1m
Beam Setter Class IV Class VII
Height 1520mm 1520mm
Maximum height of beam 1410mm 1410mm
Minimum height of beam 240mm 240mm
Length 610mm 610mm
Focal length 520mm 520mm
Brake Tester Class IV Class VII
Maximum axle weight 4000kg 6000kg
Roller coefficient dry-wet 0.9-0.7/0.7-0.5 0.9-0.7/0.7-0.5
Operating temperature 0°C-70°C 0°C-70°C
Electronics Class IV Class VII
Principle of measurement DMS DMS
Processing of measured value Microprocessor Microprocessor
Power Supply Class IV Class VII
Voltage 3N-PE-400V 3N-PE-400V
Frequency 50Hz 50Hz
Fuse rating C-TYPE 32 32
Motor power 2 x 3.7kw 2 x 3.7kw
Main lead diameter 5 x 4mm 5 x 4mm
Roller Frame Class IV Class VII
Roller diameter 204mm 204mm
Roller length 700mm 1000mm
Roller displaced in height 25mm 25mm
Idle running speed 5.2kmh 2.6kmh


*Snap-on reserves the right to make changes to specifications without notice and without making changes retroactively.