Drive DeVilbiss Lars

The Contemporary design Lars Dual Motor Riser Recliner Armchair features modern and luxurious looking leather upholstery along with a dual motor mechanism. The motors function quietly so that to aid smooth and discreet operation. The chair is most suitable to use for people with restricted mobility due to circulatory issues,



Our Verdict

Movement Action
Number of Motors
Value for money
Leg and Lumber Support
Total Score: 8.1 / 10 - Great


  • Pretty easy to reach handset
  • Simple to work out what handset buttons do
  • Quite straightforward to adjust the position
  • Stable movements
  • Most of our user panel felt comfortable
  • Well Priced Dual Motor Chair
  • Modern contemporary design


  • Seat is quite narrow
  • Movements can be slow
  • Pin in handset can make using the controls difficult at times
  • Handset buttons aren’t backlit
  • Only available in Black, Burgundy, Brown or Cream
  • Fabric quality

Technical Details


Dual motor with independent movement of both backrest and footrest

Also available as a single motor action

Power supply Input


Max user weight

158kg 25St

  • Overall Height: 43” / 109cm
    Overall Width: 31” / 79cm
  • Seat Height: 20” / 51cm
    Seat Depth: 21” / 53.5cm
    Seat Width: 22” / 56cm
  • Back width: 23.6” / 60cm
    Top of back to seat: 24.5” / 62cm
    Distance needed from wall to recline: 15” / 38cm
  • Max User Weight: 158kg / 25 Stone
Battery Backup

9V Backup Battery

Upholstery Colour
  • Black
  • Brown
  • Burgundy
  • Cream
Size Options


Seat cushions

Soft comfortable fabric folds into the body

Full Review

The Drive Lars Dual Riser Recliner Chair enables the legrest to be elevated / lowered and backrest to be reclined independently to give more flexible support options. The simple to operate 5 button handset includes a safety key to prevent accidental movement and entrapment. A soft and inviting chair the Lars Riser Recliner is upholstered in modern and luxurious leather bringing contemporary style to any home.

Upholstered in leather for a modern feel, the Lars riser recliner brings a touch of contemporary style to your home. Putting your comfort and relaxation first thanks to its ergonomic form and supportive features, the Lars more than meets the high standards and quality expected from a Restwell design. Also available as a single motor version, this dual motor model allows you to control the leg rest and backrest independently to each other, providing even more flexibility in your chair set up.


    • Stylish and modern leather design to add to any decor
    • Two motors enable legrest to be elevated/lowered and the backrest to be reclined independently to give more flexible support options
    • The backrest can be positioned upright whilst the legrest is elevated
    • It will rise and tilt users to their feet
    • Excellent snooze position for comfort and relaxation
    • Quiet motors provide a smooth and discreet operation
    • Ergonomically contoured seat and back and padded upholstery for added comfort and support
    • Convenient side pocket for easy storage
    • Safety key is built into hand controller to prevent accidental movement and entrapment
    • Quality assured, meeting all relevant domestic fire retardancy standards
    • Inbuilt fail-safe battery backup system which enables the chair to be raised and lowered in the event of a power failure*
    • 9V Battery Cell
    • The dual-motor comes with a 5 button handset
    • Features castors to aid movement across all surfaces
    • Available in a luxurious lather with 4 colour
    • Black, Burgundy, Brown or Cream
    • Contemporary leather design looks great in any décor
    • Dual motor functionality allows you to raise/lower the leg rest independently to reclining the backrest for enhanced support choices
    • Smooth and quiet motor operation for discretion
    • Ability to position backrest upright with leg rest elevated, perfect for watching TV
    • Chair lifts and tilts users directly to their feet
    • Reclines back to a superb snooze position
    • Ergonomically contoured seat and back with padded upholstery for support and comfort
    • Easy to reach side pocket for handy storage
    • 5 button handset controls tilt, rise, and recline functions with built in safety key to prevent unintended movement and entrapment
    • Meets all relevant fire retardancy standards
    • Built-in fail safe battery back-up system allows chair to be raised or lowered in the event of a power failure – batteries not included
    • Mounted on castors to assist movement across all surfaces
    • Ideal for individuals who struggle to stand up or sit down due to limited mobility, e.g. those living with Rheumatism, Arthritis, MS, circulation problems
    • Available in 3 colour options
    • Available as a single motor or dual motor version
    • Maximum weight capacity of 175kg (28st)