PRESS RELEASE January 25, 2022

Yamaha Golf Car Debuts Drive2 PowerTech AC Lithium with IRS at 2022 PGA Show

Orlando, FL (January 25, 2022) — Yamaha Golf-Car Company will once again be the exclusive golf car manufacturer featured at the 2022 PGA Show Demo & Fitting Day, taking place today at the vast circular range and practice facility of Orange County National Golf Center (OCN) in Winter Garden, Florida. This event traditionally marks the start of the PGA Show (January 25-28, 2022) at the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) in Orlando, Florida.



PGA Show Demo & Fitting Day

Demo Day is the world’s largest outdoor demo experience, where over a hundred golf equipment companies showcase their newest clubs, golf balls, grips, instructional aids, and more.


At Yamaha Golf Car’s Demo Day display area and test track (located behind tee box #2), their brand-new Lithium-ion-powered golf car with Independent Rear Suspension (IRS) will officially be introduced as a part of their industry-leading lineup. Yamaha is known for offering the strongest product line of golf and utility cars in the world, and the addition of the Drive2 PowerTech Li with IRS model offers customers the same comfort, reliability, and performance that they are accustomed to, but with a Lithium battery solution. Yamaha is the only golf car manufacturer in the industry to offer a Lithium battery with an IRS option.


Manufactured by RoyPow®, this lithium-ion battery has been further optimized by Yamaha and made specifically for their products, to achieve the perfect balance between efficiency and comfort. Yamaha is proud to partner with RoyPow, a company known for being a leading lithium supplier to brands such as Chrysler, Hyundai, Kia Motors, and Mercedes-Benz.


Demo Day provides attendees the opportunity to test drive Yamaha’s newest advancements in their golf car vehicles. Demo rides will provide attendees the opportunity to both see and feel the superior advantages of Yamaha’s product line. The Drive2 line will also be put to work, along with several Yamaha multi-passenger vehicles, as they pick up attendees at various Yamaha shuttle stops and transport them to the Demo Day entrance. In addition, Yamaha will provide the vehicles used by PGA staff, Reed Exhibition personnel, and various on-site vendors.


PGA Merchandise Show Booth Display

The 69th edition of the PGA Show, the largest annual gathering of PGA Members and the international golf industry, will reunite the golf community in person for the first time since January 2020 due to COVID-19. The PGA Show will follow all health and safety standards, based on CDC guidelines, local public health guidance, and host venue protocols, to support a safe and comfortable experience. Thousands of PGA Professionals and industry executives will test the newest innovations of more than 600 golf brands while learning current business solutions through education, industry presentations, and peer networking.


Beginning tomorrow at Orange County Convention Center, Yamaha Golf Car will be showcasing all their latest offerings, including the new Drive2 PowerTech Li with Independent Rear Suspension, for thousands of PGA & LPGA professionals, golf course owners, and other industry leaders to see. This three-day event consists of 1,000+ interactive exhibits, educational workshops, daily special events, and more that feature all the latest and greatest in all things golf-related. Please stop by Booth #2943 to experience what makes Yamaha The Easy Choice™.


Yamaha Golf Car will also have a presence at the following upcoming trade shows:

Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) Trade Show
February 8-10, 2022 in San Diego, CA

Club Management Association of America (CMAA) Business Expo
February 21-22, 2022 in San Diego, CA


For more information about Yamaha Golf-Car Company, please call 770-420-6084 or visit online at




About Yamaha Golf-Car Company

The Yamaha Golf-Car Company builds from the 60-plus-year legacy of the Yamaha brand to manufacture the most innovatively engineered and highest quality golf, utility, and specialty vehicles in the golf industry. Yamaha Golf-Car Company is headquartered in Kennesaw, Georgia with assembly and production of all cars taking place at our Newnan, Georgia production facility. Yamaha was the first to develop Electronic Fuel Injection technology in a golf car (producing the best gas mileage and smallest carbon footprint); the first golf car with fully independent, four-wheel suspension (producing the smoothest ride in the game); and the first gas-powered car that is almost as quiet as an electric one.