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Industry News – July/August 2014

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DYER PROMOTED TO REGIONAL SALES DIRECTOR, EAST REGION E-Z-GO®, a Textron Inc. company and a leading global manufacturer of light-transportation vehicles, is proud to announce the promotion of Chris Dyer to the position of Regional Sales Director, East Region. A seasoned sales professional, Dyer joined E-Z-GO in 2006 as a fleet sales representative and prior to his promotion covered the… Read more »

Industry News – May/June 2014

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ON OR OFF ROAD…THE MAGELLAN HAS IT ALL! STAR EV (brand of JH Global Services, Inc.) is pleased to announce the introduction of the STAR EV Magellan on/off road golf car or personal transport vehicle with seating up to 6 people. This is not your ordinary golf car! The Magellan is built on an aluminum chassis, with a powerful AC motor… Read more »

Industry News – March/April 2014

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U.S. BATTERY TEAMS WITH COLUMBIA PARCAR AND DRIVE FOR VETERANS TO RAISE MONEY FOR WOUNDED VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIES U.S. Battery manufacturing is “powering” an effort by Columbia ParCar Corp of Reedsburg, Wisconsin, in sponsoring Drive For Veterans, a cross-country fundraising trip to provide support and awareness for wounded American veterans. The Drive For Veterans is scheduled to begin October… Read more »

Industry News – January/February 2014

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CLUB CAR ANNOUNCES REENGINEERED, RESTYLED LINE OF CARRYALL UTILITY VEHICLES FOR 2014 EFI boosts horsepower, increases fuel efficiency Club Car, a brand of Ingersoll Rand, announced that its 2014 line of Carryall utility vehicles has been reengineered and restyled with a more powerful engine, a high-efficiency charging system and a bed box that protects and organizes equipment. A 14hp-rated Subaru… Read more »

Industry News – November/December 2013

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U.S. BATTERY GOLF-CAR BATTERIES PROVIDE THE MOST USEABLE RUN-TIME AND REACH RATED CAPACITY FASTER U.S. Battery Manufacturing Deep-Cycle batteries allow golf car owners and fleets significant money-saving advantages.  U.S. Battery Manufacturing’s 6-volt, 8 volt and 12-volt deep-cycle golf car batteries incorporate the company’s exclusive XC2™ formulation and Diamond Plate Technology®. This combination of extremely efficient synthetic tetrabasic lead sulfate crystal… Read more »

Industry News – September/October 2013

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PSC, INC INTRODUCES NEW MOUNTING SOLUTION PSC, Inc has introduced a new mounting for both their fan and heater which requires no tools, and now features a single wing nut to change. Both the fan and heater have detachable plugs. They have a new location now by utilizing a cup holder adapter. This puts the air flow out to the… Read more »

Industry News – July/August 2013

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BUBBA WATSON’S HOVERCRAFT GOLF CAR IS REAL AND IT’S SPECTACULAR Bubba Watson teamed up with sunglasses maker Oakley and a hovercraft company in building the futuristic cart, which can go over water, sand and greens without damaging any surface. Neoteric Hovercraft in Indian builds crafts for recreation, rescue, commercial and military customers. New ones are offered for about $65,000, but… Read more »

Industry News – May/June 2013

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KENT MANUFACTURING CELEBRATES THEIR 40TH ANNIVERSARY Kent Manufacturing celebrates their 40th year in business. The company started with designing accessories for the Yamaha G1 and 3-wheel E-Z-GO. Kent Manufacturing is still able to sell any part it has ever designed, so anyone with a Hyundai or Melex is still able to convert it into a utility vehicle or 4-passenger. The… Read more »

Industry News – January/February 2013

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YAMAHA GOLF-CAR COMPANY ANNOUNCES AN INDUSTRY FIRST FOR FLEET GOLF CARS Yamaha Golf-Car Company is pleased to announce the introduction of Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) for Yamaha fleet golf cars. As an industry first, the Yamaha Electronic Fuel Injection system offers many benefits over traditional carbureted fuel delivery systems. Those benefits include: The greenest gasoline-powered golf car available with the… Read more »

Industry News – November/December 2012

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CHASE PREVIEW: JUNIOR WAS “COOKING TACOS, BEING LAZY” NASCAR’s most popular driver could always use a little practice behind the wheel. Even if it’s in a golf cart. Dale Earnhardt Jr. visited ESPN headquarters in Bristol, Conn., to promote the Chase for the Sprint Cup in what NASCAR is billing as “Chase Across America.” As the 12 drivers who qualified… Read more »