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2 golf car makers are building on successes

Both of Augusta's golf car makers were in the news last week. Club Car introduced a new version...PRECEDENT STRETCH: The Precedent is Club Car's top-selling golf car. Last week, the company announced a new personal transportation version...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/tim-rausch/2015-01-23/2-golf-car-
Club Car parent company reports fourth quarter profit of $255 million

...Car revenues increased by a mid-single digit percentage compared with the fourth quarter of 2013, with gains in both golf car and utility vehicle sales," according to the earnings report to the Securities and Exchange Commission.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-30/club-car-parent-company-re
Business news

...said Club Car revenues saw a "mid-single digit percentage" increase from the fourth quarter of 2013, with gains in golf car and utility vehicle sales.? From staff and wire reports

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-30/business-news
Local golf car companies wage war

...E-Z-GO's chief rival in the golf car and utility vehicle industry. So...in 1978, are the world's top two golf car and utility vehicle manufacturers...company with less than 5 percent of the golf car market into a formidable player...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/08/11/met_199151.shtml
Metro | Club Car | E-Z-Go
Golf car parts supplier moving to area

...to Club Car will be moving some of its operations to Columbia County to be closer to the golf car manufacturer. Blue Dot, US Supply Inc. will supply golf car windshields and tops for Club Car. The company hopes to hire an initial work force of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/27/biz_213628.shtml
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3-year-old girl dies after being hit by golf car at Aiken Regional Medical Center

AIKEN - A 3-year-old Granite ville girl hit Monday by a golf car driven by an Aiken Regional Medical Centers security guard died Tuesday morning, Coroner Tim Carlton said.Police said the security...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-26/3-year-old-girl-dies-a
Golf car fall injures Appling teen

...injured Wednesday when he fell from a golf car and hit his head on the pavement...standing on the back of an E-Z-Go golf car driven by Garrett DeVore, 14, as...another passenger in the front of the golf car, Morris added.Charges are pending...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-05-29/golf-car-fall-injures-
Golf car makers offer new utility vehicles

Each of Augusta's golf car makers has new vehicles more suited for hauling rakes than golf clubs...72-volt AC system ? a bigger "fuel tank" than the traditional golf car, Haddock said. In testing, the company said the new utility vehicle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-12-20/golf-car-makers-offer-new-
Excise tax is a bad idea

...many tough decisions ahead to lead Augusta to a brighter future ? but the imposition of an excise tax on energy should be eliminated from consideration.(The writer is president of the golf car manufacturer E-Z-GO in Augusta.)

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-22/excise-tax-bad-idea
High gas prices drive interest in the golf car

...ride sticks out. Benson's electric golf car is different from the ones that sprint...she's not behind the wheel of her golf car, Benson drives an SUV. Since she started driving a golf car, Benson says she's saving almost...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/01/liv_467811.shtml
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