Latest Golf cart Stories

2011-04-11 14:46:00

GAINESVILLE, Fla., April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With gas prices hovering just under $4 a gallon, finding alternative ways to get around is not just economical: It's becoming a necessity. But sometimes, you may not need a full-size vehicle to get you from point A to point B.

2011-02-15 09:00:00

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2010-04-27 07:00:00

SANTA FE SPRINGS, Calif., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Trojan Battery Company, the world's leading manufacturer of deep cycle batteries, today announced that it has extended its contract with E-Z-GO as its exclusive supplier of deep cycle batteries for all new electric fleet golf cars made by E-Z-GO, including the Industry-leading RXV® and the recently introduced TXT® 48 fleet golf cars.

2009-10-08 11:04:00

SAN MARCOS, Calif., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Cart Mart, Inc., a leading distributor of Golf, Transportation and Industrial Vehicles, announces the acquisition of Pacific Golf Cars (PGC) of Escondido, California.

2009-06-23 17:42:25

Police in Wisconsin said they arrested a man who drunkenly tried to drive 40 miles home in a pilfered golf cart after being ditched by a group of uncles. Investigators said the 47-year-old man had empty beers in the golf cart when he was pulled over Saturday while driving on southbound state Highway 175 and he told a Washington County sheriff's deputy he was trying to drive home to Milwaukee after being abandoned by his uncles at Kettle Hills Golf Course, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel...

2009-06-18 12:02:32

Transportation officials say the use of golf carts by Boston parking regulation enforcers is a more visible and efficient means to patrol the city's streets.

2008-06-10 11:40:47

As golf carts are used in more settings off the golf course, the number of injuries is rising. According to an article in the July 2008 issue of the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, from 1990 until 2006, the injury rate rose more than 130 percent. During this period, nearly 150,000 golf cart-related injuries were recorded in people as young as 2 months and as old as 96 years.

2005-11-30 17:41:58

A Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center study of children who were hospitalized from motorized go-cart accidents found that the average hospital stay was almost five days and that more than half of children required at least one operation – and almost a third required two or more operations.

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The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.