Daimler has Mercedes Golf Car, a new luxury icon for golfers. What comfort it offers the athletes. Now your favorite S-Classe can also run on grass. Sales open in this month and there are a big chances you will see this models in nearest golf club.
“With our Mercedes-Benz golf car we have reinvented the world of golf carts”, believes Daimler 2.3 m short vehicle differs significantly from the usual golf carts at first glance.
Driver and front passenger to look through a large, curved windshield. The roof made of carbon fibers is color coded and formally fixed from the body in case of mess ups. Projections with his small front and rear, it seems like a baseball cap. That makes it appear low and sporty vehicle according to Daimler. The small rear spoiler, in which passengers can plug their golf bags is sporty.
Golf car could be used even on the road
The grill with air inlet vent in the look of a golf ball demonstrates desired proximity to the automobile. The five-store wheels with gloss turned double beams and intervening black lacquered surfaces also recall the dynamics of the Mercedes-Benz cars. You could drive the mini even on the road, at least in the United States. Because it is equipped for a street legal with all necessary devices such as turn signals, headlights and tail lights.
Inside the vehicle there are all kinds of luxury: integrates a 10.1 inch touch pad that displays vehicle information, about speed, power and range. Many functions can be controlled with the tap of a finger, headlights, windshield heating and windshield wipers, among others. Also a hands-free kit with Bluetooth is integrated into the golf car, connects to Smartphones. The athletes could then simply order refreshments on the green.
Alternatively under the seat there is a refrigerator. Top speed is 30 km/h
A 3kW electric motor, which can provide up to 11 kW drive power for a short time but ensures the drive. That’s enough according to Daimler, to accelerate the 440 kg vehicle sports a top speed of 30 km/h. And the range? It is located at up to 80 km. Then have the lithium-ion batteries for six hours to the socket.
And when is the small car on the market? The golf car manufacturer Garia wants to build two mobile copies of the show cars.
Daimler wants to then wait for reactions of the market and potential customers and integrate into a series production.