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Golf Car Advisor is the largest, most comprehensive and the most widely distributed golf car magazine exclusively for dealers and distributors in the golf car industry.   Published bi-monthly since 1993, Golf Car Advisor is the only unbiased publication in the industry and it accepts advertising from all reputable manufacturers and distributors. Golf Car Advisor contains a wealth of news and information, from exclusive magazine articles and press releases on the latest happenings in the industry to advertisements from the leading manufacturers presenting their most recent technology and products.

Edition: January/February 2014

Cover Story

Strech Plastics Celebrates 40 Years In Business

Edition: January/February 2014

Hello to all of our dealers from Strech Plastics Inc. This will be our 40th year in business and our 33rd year in manufacturing and distributing golf car accessories.  [more]


Featured

Routine Maintenance...is It THAT Important?

Edition: January/February 2014

As a golf car dealer, you are well aware that the title of this article is a rhetorical question. You understand the value in keeping a golf car properly maintained to ensure the best performance of a car.  [more]


Manual Watering Vs Automated Watering Systems

Edition: January/February 2014

Golf courses always look for ways to reduce their maintenance costs. But cutting corners with battery maintenance on a golf car fleet can have a dramatic affect on the life expectancy of their deep-cycle batteries. [more]


Pace Setting Products For 2013/2014

Edition: January/February 2014

The year 2013 showed continued recovery for most segments of the small, task-oriented vehicle industry. Not spectacular but a good positive trend. This is my end-of-year review of the industry pace-setters in 2013 and what should grow in 2014. [more]


Industry News

Curtis Industries Announces New Hires For Business Development And Marketing

Edition: January/February 2014

Curtis Industries LLC, manufacturer of cabs, enclosures, attachments, and accessories for compact vehicles including tractors, golf cars, and utility vehicles, has added two employees as part of its ongoing strategy to strengthen business development and communication with its dealer [more]


Star Ev Features Curtis Cabs On The New Heavy Duty Utility U Series Line

Edition: January/February 2014

STAR EV (Brand of JH Global Services, Inc.) is pleased to announce the introduction of the 48 Volt DC and 72 Volt AC all-electric U Series Heavy Duty Utility line featuring all-American made Curtis Cabs.  [more]


Lithium Boost System Results In Over 3x Better Range & Enhanced Performance

Edition: January/February 2014

Fred Merrow (The Villages, Florida), who had a Lithium Boost battery system installed in his custom-built street legal golf car, testifies: “Now I can take my golf car out for a long ride and know I will make it back home with no problems. [more]


Trojan Names Ed Dunlap CFO

Edition: January/February 2014

Trojan Battery Co., the world’s leading manufacturer of deep-cycle batteries, has appointed Ed Dunlap as senior vice president and chief financial officer (CFO).  [more]


PSC, Inc. Introduces Steering Post Mounting Option

Edition: January/February 2014

PSC, Inc. has designed a new mounting option for their fan and heater which requires no tools as there is only a single wing nut to change. [more]


Vicar International Introduces Distinction-poly Thread

Edition: January/February 2014

Vicar International of Union, New Jersey introduced a NEW contrasting heavy duty polyester thread. “Simply the most vibrant colors!” according to several fabricators that have tested this thread in outdoor applications. [more]


U.S. Battery Manufacturing Now Offers Improved Utl-style Battery Terminals

Edition: January/February 2014

U.S. Battery Manufacturing now features an improved UTL terminal design, which provides greater resistance to torque failure caused by over tightening and constant re-tightening of leads to the battery.  [more]