A Club Car DS Motor is a specific type of electric golf cart motor that is used in Club Car DS model golf carts. Club Car DS motors convert electrical energy from your golf cart batteries into mechanical energy, which then accelerate your DS cart forward or backward when in gear. Your Club Car DS Motor is controlled by your DS golf cart controller.
Club Car DS Electric Motor
Club Car DS Electric Motors come in three different system types:
Series-Wound DC (Direct Current) systems
Separately-Excited Motor (SEM) systems, or
AC (Alternating Current) system motors
The type of motor your cart has will significantly impact the performance, speed, and efficiency of your golf cart. Late-model Club Car DS carts come with AC motors from the factory, due to their higher efficiency and performance compared to the older DC motor type. AC motors also require less maintenance than Direct-Current system motors do.
Club Car DS Motor Upgrade
If you're looking for a Club Car DS Motor Upgrade then you need to first determine what your current motor's power output and torque are. Your DS's power-output and torque are what determine your cart's top speed and its ability to climb hills and inclines. So upgrading to a Club Car DS Motor with higher horsepower and/or more torque will both increase your cart's top speed and incline climbing abilities.
Most upgraded Club Car DS Motors are also also designed to be more energy-efficient, extending your Club Car's range per each charge.
If you have any questions regarding Club Car DS Motors, Controllers or Club Car DS Motor Upgrades then please give us a call at 1-844-422-7884! We are always happy to help you with all of your golf cart accessories needs.