Provides smoother acceleration and better hill climbing, with 6.7 horsepower.
Optional Speed Kit
The optional Speed Kit gives The Drive PTV a top speed of 19 mph. (electric PTV only)
Yamaha-Built Motor Control Unit
If we're going to be the only manufacturer building our own motor control unit, then we figured we might as well make ours the most advanced in the industry. It communicates with the battery charger also Yamaha built and with the Yamaha Genius diagnostic and programming system. Its roll away protection feature slows it down and lets you know if the brake isn't properly engaged, it ensures smooth starts to avoid turf damage, and its solid state electronics include a microprocessor with high-efficiency switching. Golf cars don't come any smarter.
Variety of Battery Configuration
Yamaha offers six 8-volt or eight 6-volt battery configurations to best fit your needs. The standard six 8-volt configuration provides dependable power that is less expensive to maintain. For courses that need extra range or for private car customers living in golf car communities that use their car to travel about town, the eight 6-volt configuration provides as much as 33% more range.
Most Reliable Warranty In The Industry
The DRIVE comes with a 4-year limited warranty.* The Trojan batteries come with one of the industry's best, a limited 4-year or 1,000 round warranty. And if anything should go wrong hey, you're dealing with Yamaha. We're going to make it right.