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Golf Cart Review: Evolution D5 Ranger-4 Golf Cart

Street-Legal Golf Carts are quickly becoming the choice for San Diego residents as alternative modes of transportation and in this Golf Cart Blog article, ‘Golf Cart Review: Evolution D5 Ranger-4 Golf Cart’ we will consider what makes this well-designed Golf Cart a top choice by San Diegans.

Southern California is known for its beautiful beaches, wonderful weather and active people who are conscious of the environment and related eco-friendly product options.

Put all this together and you have a perfect fit for an alternative mode of transportation that speaks to the fun loving, active, cost and eco-conscious residents of Southern California, and this vehicle is electric Golf Carts, and as they are becoming known as, ‘EV Carts.’

Those who are choosing these EV Carts, or Street-Legal Golf Cart as alternative ways to get around town are living the ‘Cart Life!’

In this Golf Cart Blog article, ‘Golf Cart Review: Evolution D5 Ranger-4 Golf Cart’ – we consider the features and benefits of owning a Street-Legal EV Cart why these EV Carts are so popular among residents of Southern California.

The Evolution D5 Ranger-4 Golf Cart: A Comprehensive Review for the San Diego Lifestyle

Evolution Golf Carts has established itself as a pioneering brand in the electric vehicle (EV) industry, particularly in the realm of Golf Carts. Known for their innovative designs and commitment to sustainable, efficient transportation, Evolution has been at the forefront of revolutionizing Golf Cart technology and aesthetics.

Evolution D5 Ranger-4 Golf Cart

The Evolution D5 Ranger-4 Golf Cart is an engineering marvel that makes driving not only fun but much more affordable to operate and maintained compared to gas guzzling, full-size cars or trucks.

The D5 Series: A New Benchmark in Golf Cart Innovation

The D5 Series by Evolution marks a significant leap in Golf Cart design and functionality. This series embodies the modern needs of Golf Cart users, focusing on versatility, comfort, and performance. The D5 Series stands out for its blend of sophisticated design with practical features, catering to a wide range of applications from golf courses to residential communities.

The Evolution D5 Ranger-4 Golf Cart: A Class Apart

The Evolution D5 Ranger-4 is a standout model in the D5 series. This 4-passenger, non-lifted Golf Cart is not just a statement of luxury but also a testament to sturdy, reliable construction. Its increasing popularity in San Diego, La Jolla, and the Coronado Islands highlights its suitability for a variety of uses – from residential and community travel to commercial applications in resorts and security.

Versatility in Urban and Residential Use of the Evolution D5 Ranger-4 Golf Cart

Many owners of the D5 Ranger-4 find it an ideal vehicle for street driving in Southern California’s scenic locales. Its capability to effortlessly transition from running errands to transporting children to school or sports practice makes it a preferred choice for a family-friendly, eco-conscious lifestyle.

Top Manufacturer Specifications of the D5 Ranger-4

  • External Dimensions: 2,910 × 1,418 (rearview mirror) ×2,020mm
  • Wheelbase: 2,050mm
  • Track Width – Front: 925mm
  • Track Width – Rear: 995mm
  • Braking Distance: ≤3.5m
  • Minimum Turning Radius: 3.4m
  • Curb Weight: 480kg
  • Max Total Mass: 785kg
  • System Voltage: 48V
  • Motor Power: 6.3kw
  • Charging Time: 4-5 hours
  • Controller: 400A
  • Max Speed: 40 km/h (25 mph)
  • Max Gradient (full load): 25%
  • Battery: 110Ah Lithium Battery
  • Suspension System: Front Double Wishbone independent suspension. Rear: Leaf Spring Suspension
  • USB: USB Socket+ 12V power outlet
  • Tire Size: 255/55R14” radial Tires & 14” Alloy Rims
  • Seating Capacity: 4 persons
  • Available Model Colors: Flamenco Red, Black Sapphire, Portimao, Blue, Mineral White, Mediterranean Blue, Arctic Gray
  • Available Seat Color: Black & Black, White & Black, Apple Red & Black, Blue & Black
Evolution D5 Ranger-4 Golf Cart

The Evolution D5 Ranger-4 Golf Cart comes with many features and options including adjustable Steering Wheel, Deep Comfort Seats, 9″ Touch Screen and much more!

The Evolution D5 Ranger-4 Golf Cart is Ideal for Street Driving in San Diego and Beyond

The D5 Ranger-4’s design and features make it highly suitable for street driving. Its smooth handling, combined with a sustainable power source, ensures a pleasant and eco-friendly driving experience, perfect for the environmentally conscious community of Southern California.

Top 5 Features of the Evolution D5 Ranger-4 Golf Cart

  • Onboard Ice Chest: Storage trunk is configured as standard for all D5 models, Golf bag holder as optional accessories for you to convert your D5 for different personal purposes.
  • Powered Rearview Mirrors: Powered Rear View mirrors with turn signal indicator lights.
  • 9” Touch Screen: This 9-inch touchscreen brings convenience to the driver or passengers. It allows them to display music and enjoy a lot of fun during driving. The touchscreen is also central control for many of the cart’s functions, including radio, speedometer, Bluetooth, back-up camera, car app connection.
  • Storage Compartment: Newly designed dash has large, dual-sized storage compartment, room for more items like keys and mobile devices.
  • Silent Tire: Your look, your style – it starts with durable, safe Golf Cart wheels and tires to highlight your car. We understand a great tire produces a better driving experience, but it has to look the part, too. All of our tires meet stringent standards for stability and durability and feature premium compounds for increased tread life.
  • LED Lighting: Our personal transportation vehicles come standard with LED lights. Our lights are more powerful with less drain on your batteries, and deliver a 2-3 times wider field of vision than our competitors, so you can enjoy the ride worry-free, even after the sun goes down.
  • Dashboard: Upgrades and modifications give personality and style to your vehicle. A Golf Cart dashboard adds beauty and functionality to your Golf Cart interior. The golf car accessories on dashboard are designed to improve the machine’s aesthetics, comfort, and function.
  • Adjustable Steering Column: D5’s adjustable steering wheel is specifically designed to make the driving easier and allow the driver to have more control over the driving view/distance between steering wheel and driver/the feel of steering wheel grips. It works by tilting up and down, depending on what makes it easier for the driver to drive.

*Not all accessories are available on all Models.

FAQs about the Evolution D5 Ranger-4 Golf Cart

Q: Is the D5 Ranger-4 suitable for families?

A: Absolutely, its 4-passenger capacity and safety features make it perfect for family use. This EV Cart is ideal for taking the family to run errands, to and from sports practice, to and from the game, or park, lake or beach…and did we mention how FUN these EV Carts are to drive?

Q: Can the D5 Ranger-4 Golf Cart be used for street driving?

A: Yes, the Evolution D5 Ranger-4 is specifically designed for versatility, including street driving in communities like San Diego.

Q: What makes the battery in the Evolution D5 Ranger-4 so special?

A: The 110Ah lithium battery offers longevity and efficient charging, making it eco-friendly.

Q: Is the Evolution D5 Ranger-4 Golf Cart suitable for resort or commercial use?

A: Yes, its durability and versatility make it ideal for such environments. Plus the D5 Ranger-4 is great for the Golf Course with its lower profile and tire set up.

Q: How comfortable are the upgraded seats?

A: These ultra cushioned seats are a customer favorite! They provide exceptional comfort, perfect for longer journeys.

Q: Is the D5 Ranger-4 environmentally friendly?

A: Yes, its electric nature and efficient battery make it a green choice.

Q: Can it handle different terrains?

A: The design of the Evolution D5 Ranger series allows for smooth handling across various landscapes and especially paved roads. If your travel tends to include rougher terrain, light trails, dirt roads, you may consider the D5 Maverick Series by Evolution as the Maverick Series is built for this type of terrain.

The Evolution D5 Ranger-4 Golf Cart is more than just a mode of transportation; it’s a lifestyle choice that aligns with the scenic beauty and eco-conscious ethos of San Diego, California. Its blend of luxury, performance, and versatility makes it a perfect fit for the varied needs of this vibrant community.

We invite you to visit our San Diego Golf Cart Blog for more tips & recommendations for all there is to experience when owning a Golf Cart.

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See our Evolution Golf Cart ‘Manager’s Price Sheet for the best prices on Evolution Golf Carts in San Diego and Southern California.

For more information on purchasing or renting one of our new or used Golf Carts, or to learn about favorable financing options, call us at: 619-331-7717.

About San Diego Golf Carts:

San Diego Golf Carts is a leading Southern California EV Cart Dealership selling and renting Evolution EV Carts for reliable, Street-Legal transportation and Commercial use.

We proudly serve the San Diego, all surrounding cities, California and beyond with hassle free nationwide delivery available.

Our commitment to providing each of our Customers with the absolute best possible prices along with memorable customer service has earned San Diego Golf Carts with a Top 5-Star Rating from our loyal Customers.

For more information on purchasing a new or used Golf Cart, or to learn about favorable financing options, feel free to call us at: 619-331-7717 – Any day. Any time.

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LSV Requirements

NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration) issued a mandate that requires hybrids and electric vehicles travelling at less than 18.6 mph (30 km/h) to emit warning sounds that pedestrians must be able to hear over background noises- The regulation requires full compliance in all electric vehicles, including LSVs. Because of the quietness of electric vehicles and the possibility of collision with visually or audibly impaired pedestrians, the overall objective is to facilitate proximity awareness and minimize the chance of personal injury. In summary, an LSV (legally licensed to drive on streets up to 25 mph> must emit a sound when the forward or reverse switch is in the:

Forward position:

  • From 0 MPH to 18.6 mph.The sound is allowed to stop once the vehicle exceeds 18.6 mph.

Reverse position:
In order to comply with NHTSA rules, all LSV vehicles have a Pedestrian Alert sound generator installed.

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