The Best Electric Golf Trolleys of 2021
Electric trolleys were revolutionary upon their creation. No longer did amateur golfers need to lug their clubs around the course with them. Sure, the benefits for carrying or even pushing your clubs outweigh the option of using an electrical trolley – but at least you’re traversing the course as opposed to riding in a buggy for the duration of a round. However, electrical trolleys are not cheap and some of the premium versions can delve into the thousands. With that in mind, we have listed five electrical trolleys that you can purchase for less than £600.
PowaKaddy CT6 18 Hole Lithium Electric Trolley 2021, £599
PowaKaddy’s new CT6 is one of the easiest compact folding carts in its class and its intuitive Simple-2-Fold system means that this trolley can be packed away in a matter of seconds. This new model is 20% smaller than the previous PowaKaddy compact trolley and it is also 35% smaller than its nearest competitor. It has a new and improved 2.8” full-colour screen and also offers a USB charging port to charge GPS or mobile devices.
The integrated carry handle means that this trolley is ideal for transport. This innovative piece of tech offers a whole host of features which includes an automatic distance function. The CT6 allows you to set an automatic distance of 15, 30 or even 45 yards which leaves you hands-free. It also includes a clock, round timer, speed indicator and you are able to switch between yards and metres. Other useful features include the ability to put the cart into standby mode, a power, pause and resume function, in addition to a digital power gauge along with a battery fuel indicator.
- Ultra-Compact & Simple-2-Fold
- 2.8” Midsize Full-Colour Widescreen Display
- PowaFrame Chassis/Exclusive Trims
- Plug’n’Play 30 Volt Battery System
PowaKaddy FX5 36 Hole Lithium Trolley 2021, £599
PowaKaddy’s FX5 design has always been popular for golfers, and the new and improved design will surely add to the volume of purchases. This model features gunmetal and premium trims, a new 2.8” full-colour display, automatic distance function and a USB charging point – meaning you can be confident of its high performance. This trolley has a superior performance, low-profile Powaframe chassis which is easy to clean and provides optimum ground clearance.
It has stylish gunmetal paintwork and new sports wheels which can be removed to save further space during transportation and it can be opened or folded in seconds utilising a simple 1-Click folding system. The display provides all the information you need to stay in control of your game on the course – this is where you will see features like the digital power gauge or the battery fuel indicator. The automatic distance control will enable your trolley to stop at 15, 30 or 45 yard measurements and the new and improved accuracy speed controller and anti-tamper dial results in this becoming effortlessly easy to operate.
- Bright 2.8” Full-Colour Widescreen Display
- Low Profile PowaFrame Chassis & Sports Wheels
- High-Power 30-Volt Motor
- Plug’n’Play 30v Battery System
MGI Zip X1 Lithium Electric Trolley, £549
The MGI Zip X1 is an innovative trolley that allows you to focus on your golf while the trolley does all the labouring. It is a newly engineered trolley with a new zip fold 4-wheel design which is significantly easier to fold and to compact into place for transportation – it also includes a free umbrella holder. The variable settings for the trolley self-move and distance results in the pace of play remaining quick and efficient.
The trolley is powered by an advanced Click & Go 24v/250w lithium battery system, which powers the trolley for optimum power and agility over 18 holes. MGI have crafted this trolley to be 12% lighter and 25% smaller for increased space-saving. The 4-wheel design has a fixed front wheel but a foldable 4th wheel towards the rear for added stability. The quick-release rear wheels are all fitted with all-terrain treads to provide further traction on the turf. It includes a GPS holder; storage space and it has an independent top bag and lower bag support strap to secure the golf bag with ease. Finally, it comes with a 2-year warranty.
- Zip Fold Design
- Free Umbrella Holder
- Fixed Front/Foldable Rear Wheels
- 24v Lithium Battery
Golfstream Vison 18 Hole Lithium Electric Trolley, £449
The Golfstream Vison trolley has been constructed through 60 years of experience and three years of production. It is revolutionary in its combination of aerospace technology and a streamline style to offer their smallest, lightest and most powerful electric trolley yet. To make the user’s life easier, the trolley uses a simple to operate one-click folding design. The anti-clog front wheel of the trolley helps to prevent build-up of mud to ensure that the trolley effortlessly glides whilst being deployed.
Via the control function, you can adjust the speed of the trolley in increments of .5, enabling you to get the perfect speed. The Vison comes with an easy read screen that can be read in any conditions, or even direct sunlight. Via the screen, you can programme distance using the pause and resume function, add a personal message, view the battery life or even keep track of time. During operation, it is extremely quiet yet powerful, meaning your round of golf will be uninterrupted and the purchase also comes with a 2-year parts and labour guarantee.
- Anti-Clog Front Wheel Housing
- Unique Easy Read Screen
- Aerospace Technology
Fazer 18 Hole Electric Trolley, £399
The Fazer 18 Hole trolley is a versatile beast, especially for its reduced price. It is ideal for any type of course and, thanks to its powerful battery and 200w motor, it will survive any terrain that it encounters. It is quiet when operating, rugged and will handle the wearability of each passing round – what’s not to like? The frame is designed from strong enhanced aluminium which gives a great sturdy structure but also ensures that the weight is kept to a minimum, further benefiting transportation needs.
The Fazer control panel offers several outstanding features that the user can select. With nine speed settings and three set distances, this trolley enables you to play at your needs. You can opt for the trolley to stop at 10, 20 or 30 metres – or run it at one of the nine speed settings with a top speed of 8KMH. A solid and sturdy design, it comes fitted with large 10” wheels and the treads ensure it will travel safely anywhere on the golf course. It also comes equipped with a cruise and break control button and it has a 12-month warranty.
- 3 Auto Stop Distances
- 9 Speed Settings
- Enhanced Aluminium Chassis is Strong
- Upgraded 22aH Lighter Weight LUCAS Lead Acid Battery
There you have several viable cheaper options for an electric trolley. Although they are naturally more expensive than manual trolleys, some of the functions and features that come with these purchases are seriously helpful. The majority of electric trolleys also come with a GPS function – meaning you won’t need to splash more money on a golf watch or rangefinder.
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