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6 Of The Best Drivers For 2019

6 Of The Best Drivers For 2019

Jan 16th, 2019

Drivers. Love them or loathe them you've got to, errm... love them. There's nothing better than smoking one down the fairway with a brand new big dog. And here we've picked 6 of our favourites for 2019. Grip it, rip it and have the best golf year of your life!

NEW Cobra F-MAX SUPERLITE DRIVERs

NEW Cobra F-MAX SUPERLITE DRIVERs

Sep 18th, 2018

Building off the success of the original F-MAX family, first introduced in 2017, the new F-MAX men’s and women’s Superlite Drivers and Fairway are significantly lighter overall, providing more club speed, distance and easier launch than ever before.

Titleist introduces new TS drivers

Titleist introduces new TS drivers

Sep 6th, 2018

A two-year mission to design greater speed into every detail of driver technology has led to the introduction of the new Titleist TS drivers, available in store from September 28th with fittings at Titleist fitting events and select retailers beginning nationwide from today.

Beef reviews the Titleist 917 Drivers!

Beef reviews the Titleist 917 Drivers!

Dec 17th, 2016

We caught up with Beef recently, and he gave us the exclusive on his brand new Titleist 917D3 driver. The short review: It's better! The long review? Well watch on to see what he thinks about his latest boom stick.

6 of the Best 2017 Drivers

6 of the Best 2017 Drivers

Dec 17th, 2016

We don't know about you, but we want to hit the ball further. From watching Jason, Dustin and Rory rip it off the tee, to seeing Lucas Dornan drive it 380 yards on the regular, distance matters. Here's a round up of 2017's best drivers. 

The Titleist 917 Drivers

The Titleist 917 Drivers

Sep 8th, 2016

They're finally here! The all new Titleist 917 drivers! And they're bloomin' gorgeous!

Modern Pros Hit Persimmon Drivers

Modern Pros Hit Persimmon Drivers

Feb 24th, 2016

Last week at the Northern Trust Open Rory McIlroy, Kevin Na, and Charley Hoffman hit wooden woods from the 1920's, 50's, and 90's to see how they compared to the modern equipment. 

6 More Of The Best 2016 Drivers

6 More Of The Best 2016 Drivers

Feb 10th, 2016

We want to hit the ball further in 2016. We're not sure we're ready to start working out though, so we thought we'd see which driver might help us hit longer drives this year. There are limitations in place on driver design by the R&A and USGA, but the manufactuers won't stop striving to produce drivers that hit the ball consistantly further.

Callaway XR 16 and XR 16 Pro Drivers

Callaway XR 16 and XR 16 Pro Drivers

Jan 5th, 2016

“Dubai you say? End of November you say? Two new drivers you say? Smoke me a driver, I’ll be back for my tee time.” I didn't exactly need my arm twisting, and with that I was off to the Arabian Ranches Golf Club to try the latest Callaway XR 16 and XR 16 Drivers. 

The Sunday Driver: Honma TW 727 Drivers

The Sunday Driver: Honma TW 727 Drivers

Nov 29th, 2015

It’s the Sunday driver, where we find you a driver that you may never have heard of but that won't stop it from being a fairway finding beast. This week it's Honma's TW727 Driver range, it's not one driver, but four!!!

6 Of The Best 2016 Drivers

6 Of The Best 2016 Drivers

Oct 29th, 2015

Everyone wants to hit the ball further. It’s a given. Tell everyone from the best players in the world to the weekend warrior that a new driver can gain them ten yards, and they will want to try your driver.

Limited Edition Vega Rad-04 Drivers

Limited Edition Vega Rad-04 Drivers

Oct 8th, 2015

I’ve written about limited edition drivers before. Sometimes there's a thousand pieces, and we've seen it as low as 500 of each driver. But 5? Vega have trumped them all with three limited edition drivers of just 5 pieces each!

Golf Buggy drink drivers captured

Golf Buggy drink drivers captured

Sep 26th, 2015

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of driving golf buggies while drunk on the Isles of Scilly. 70s rock combo Mungo Jerry blamed for drink-drive-buggy-epidemic

Wilson Staff introduces Superlight D7 range

Wilson Staff introduces Superlight D7 range

Jan 16th, 2019

If it's good enough for golf-geek extraordinaire (3-time major winner and 2020 Ryder Cup captain!) Padraig Harrington, it's good enough for us. Check out Wilson Golf's new super lightweight distance driver, fairways and hybrids. It's golf-drool central...

March is TaylorMade for Clubs to hire customers

March is TaylorMade for Clubs to hire customers

Jan 7th, 2019

The New Year saw the much-anticipated release of TaylorMade's M6 range of drivers, fairways and hybrids - and Clubs to Hire (CTH) customers can rent them on golf breaks from March 1.

Callaway Golf announces new 2019 product line up

Callaway Golf announces new 2019 product line up

Jan 5th, 2019

Callaway Golf has officially announced its new 2019 product lineup. Top of mind for the Company’s innovative new equipment line include Epic Flash Woods, Apex Irons, Odyssey Stroke Lab Putters, and ERC Golf Balls.

Wilson welcomes Woodland

Wilson welcomes Woodland

Jan 3rd, 2019

  Wilson Golf has announced that Gary Woodland has signed a multi-year deal to join its Advisory Staff. The addition of Woodland, who is currently ranked in the top 40 worldwide, brings his considerable experience and genuine passion for the game to the Wilson Advisory Staff.

Clubs to Hire heads south for the Winter

Clubs to Hire heads south for the Winter

Nov 26th, 2018

Off the back of significant growth at its Cape Town outlet, Clubs to Hire - the leading golf club rental company - is to expand its South Africa presence by offering its service at Johannesburg airport.

Wilson Staff signs Scottish Tour Star

Wilson Staff signs Scottish Tour Star

Nov 26th, 2018

Wilson Golf has extended its line-up of European Tour players with the signing of exciting Scottish player David Law on a multi-year deal.

Odyssey prototype stroke lab putter

Odyssey prototype stroke lab putter

Nov 19th, 2018

Callaway Staff Professional Danny Willett proved just how much he loves his new Odyssey Prototype Stroke Lab Putter by rolling in 23 birdies and an eagle on his way to victory at the season-ending DP World Tour Championship in Dubai.

Rumour mill: Justin Rose to move from TaylorMade

Rumour mill: Justin Rose to move from TaylorMade

Nov 8th, 2018

We first heard the rumour that Justin Rose would be leaving TaylorMade back at this year’s Open in Carnoustie, and the rumours don’t seem to be going away. If anything, they are just getting louder and louder.

Bryson DeChambeau hits the jackpot in Vegas

Bryson DeChambeau hits the jackpot in Vegas

Nov 6th, 2018

What happens in Las Vegas, stays in Las Vegas… except when one of the PGA TOUR’s most buzzworthy players wins, with one of the industry’s most talked about new technologies the first week he puts it in play.

Cobra Golf launch King F9 Speedback Metalwoods

Cobra Golf launch King F9 Speedback Metalwoods

Oct 31st, 2018

Cobra Golf® has introduced the 2019 KING F9 SPEEDBACK™ Drivers & Fairways.  For the first time in the metal woods category, the SPEEDBACK™ family of metal woods achieves true optimisation of aerodynamics and a low center-of-gravity (CG), delivering the longest and fastest COBRA driver and fairways.

20 American Golf stores set to close

20 American Golf stores set to close

Oct 20th, 2018

American Golf has been rescued from administration by private equity investor Endless, in a move that will save 112 stores and protect 900 jobs, but 20 stores are due to close.

Tiger Woods Wins TOUR Championship

Tiger Woods Wins TOUR Championship

Sep 24th, 2018

Woods' 80th PGA TOUR victory caps remarkable comeback season, whilst stablemate Justin Rose claims year-long FedExCup Title with T4 Finish.

Titleist Ultimate Fit Experience returns

Titleist Ultimate Fit Experience returns

Sep 20th, 2018

Titleist, an Official Partner of the European Tour, will welcome golfers of all ages and abilities onto the driving range at the Sky Sports British Masters as The Ultimate Fit returns to Walton Heath Golf Club. 

Honma Golf's $75,000 set of clubs

Honma Golf's $75,000 set of clubs

Sep 13th, 2018

Honma has launched a new set of clubs, with a simply eye-watering price tag - $75,000, which works out at stunning $5357 per club for the full 14 piece set.

Srixon introduces the new 2018 Z series

Srixon introduces the new 2018 Z series

Aug 29th, 2018

SRIXON®   has announced the launch of the all-new Z Series, featuring tour-proven woods and irons crafted for the best players in the world. Srixon’s 2018 Z Series officially launches in the UK on September 14th 2018.

6 Of The Best Mid-Handicap Irons for 2018

6 Of The Best Mid-Handicap Irons for 2018

Jul 27th, 2018

6 Of The Best Irons for you to purchase in order to get your Mid–Handicap golf securely 'on' in an attractive fashion.... Some real beauties up this year!! 

PXG's Golf Billionaire Bob Parsons exclusive

PXG's Golf Billionaire Bob Parsons exclusive

Jun 7th, 2018

Out now! GolfPunk Magazine Issue 3 featuring the incredible story of PXG's golf billionaire Bob Parsons; Natalie Gulbis; Top 10 Drivers for 2018; Our Favourite Shop and loads more...

Titleist Ultimate Fit returns for lucky fans

Titleist Ultimate Fit returns for lucky fans

Jun 2nd, 2018

Titleist welcomed golfers of all ages and abilities onto the driving range at the BMW PGA Championship, as The Ultimate Fit returned to Wentworth Club for the second year running.

Arccos reveals slump in amateur driving distances

Arccos reveals slump in amateur driving distances

Jun 1st, 2018

Arccos 360, the pioneering on-course data tracking system, has revealed an in-depth analysis on amateur golfer driving distances that shows a decline over the last year. The analysis follows the recent USGA and R&A 2017 Distance Report that disclosed an “unusual and concerning” rise within the professional game.

The Genius Ball – golfers' dreams come true

The Genius Ball – golfers' dreams come true

May 18th, 2018

We've been looking over some of the best read stories for 2017, and this story about the golf ball you cannot lose attracted a lot of attention from GolfPunk readers. Golfer looking forlornly for ball in rough/trees etc: "Someone really should invent a golf ball you can't lose..." Well, someone has...

Honma clubs go on nationwide tour

Honma clubs go on nationwide tour

May 18th, 2018

HONMA Golf, the world’s most exclusive golf brand, will be showcasing its latest range of luxury golf clubs at over 40 demo day events across the UK this summer.

Vertical Groove 3-wood makes UK debut in June

Vertical Groove 3-wood makes UK debut in June

May 17th, 2018

Hot on the heels of a successful first season for the Vertical Groove Driver, the world’s only driver with vertical grooves on the clubface, Vertical Groove UK today announces details and a UK arrival date for its follow-up fairway product, the 3-Wood.

Titleist increases investment in custom fitting

Titleist increases investment in custom fitting

Apr 14th, 2018

Titleist continues to place more emphasis on custom fitting than any other brand in golf with further investment in its Product Specialist team and fitting events across the UK & Ireland.

How to choose the right golf ball for your game

How to choose the right golf ball for your game

Mar 18th, 2018

Introducing Belinda Whent, PGA professional and England amateur international. Belinda joins our GolfJunk Editor Daniel Owen in the golf-geekery department and will be bringing us her take on the latest equipment every issue.

PXG have their only UK van stolen

PXG have their only UK van stolen

Feb 19th, 2018

Top end equipment manufacturer, PXG have had their custom fit van stolen from the central Birmingham area. The incident happened between 8pm Friday 16/02 & 8am Saturday 17/02.

The 2017 GolfPunk Reader Awards Results

The 2017 GolfPunk Reader Awards Results

Jan 24th, 2018

The results are in. Who have you chosen to honour from the top equipment, moments and personalities from the last 12 months golfing action? Thank you all for voting in your thousands!! Dive on in to find out...

Nippon Shaft launch N.S.PRO Zelos 6

Nippon Shaft launch N.S.PRO Zelos 6

Jan 23rd, 2018

Nippon Shaft will introduce the N.S.PRO Zelos 6 at the PGA Merchandise Show, Jan. 24-26, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, and be available for purchase at retail from March 20.

PING introduces Spring product line up

PING introduces Spring product line up

Jan 16th, 2018

Setting new standards in combined MOI and forgiveness for a driver, PING has introduced the new G400 Max driver, along with the G700 irons, Glide 2.0 Stealth wedges and PING Vault 2.0 putters. The new products are available for pre-order beginning today.

John Daly's PGA winning driver sold for $17,300.40

John Daly's PGA winning driver sold for $17,300.40

Dec 11th, 2017

Over twenty-years ago an unknown John Daly burst onto the scene with a dramatic victory at the 1991 PGA Championship. And now his title­–winning club has been sold at auction for a stunning $17,300.40! 

PXG back on the offensive

PXG back on the offensive

Dec 8th, 2017

It's round four in the on-going battle between PXG and TaylorMade, as PXG go on the offensive again.

Wilson Staff introduces Power Hole C300 Wood range

Wilson Staff introduces Power Hole C300 Wood range

Dec 4th, 2017

Wilson Golf is introducing its first ever (Crossover) wood range featuring FLX Face™ Power Hole Technology which the brand believes to be its best ever in offering adjustability, forgiveness and distance.

Long Drive World Series launch digi-mag

Long Drive World Series launch digi-mag

Dec 4th, 2017

The Long Drive World Series is launching an epic world tour in 2018: 10 events in 10 different countries pitting the biggest hitters on the planet against each other in a global kaboom-fest to determine who is number 1... and now there is a digital magazine to take us every step of the way...

Scott McCarron punishes his driver

Scott McCarron punishes his driver

Oct 22nd, 2017

Scott McCarron got a one shot penalty as his dropped his driver and moved his marked ball. And the driver got what was coming to it! Bad driver.....

Golf tips – Ian Poulter: Bravery Off The Tee

Golf tips – Ian Poulter: Bravery Off The Tee

Oct 19th, 2017

Scaredy Cat Scaredy Cat, sitting on the, errmm, golf mat. No need to be afraid anymore. Ian Poulter is here to show us how to attain true bravery on the tee. No matter what is in front of you...

Vertical Groove signs global distribution deals

Vertical Groove signs global distribution deals

Oct 4th, 2017

Highlighted by two wins on the PGA TOUR Champions, and on the back of John Daly’s 2nd place finish at the Paris Legends Championship on the European Senior Tour, Vertical Groove Golf have announced two new distribution deals.

Golf equipment – Cobra King One Length GP Diary

Golf equipment – Cobra King One Length GP Diary

Sep 14th, 2017

When Golf Scientist Bryson Dechambeau teamed up with Cobra to produce the Cobra One Length clubs, GP's equipment guru Dan jumped at the chance to try them out. For a whole season. Would he be able to get used to his wedge being the same length as his four-iron? Would they make him play better or worse? His diary starts here...

PING Europe charity day surpasses £200K mark

PING Europe charity day surpasses £200K mark

Sep 11th, 2017

Gainsborough-based PING Europe has now raised more than £200,000 for local charities after its 20th annual Charity Golf Day brought in a record-breaking amount for worthwhile causes in the area.

TaylorMade M CGB Irons

TaylorMade M CGB Irons

Sep 7th, 2017

Before there was PXG, TaylorMade had CGB. A different three little letters that pretty much mean the same thing, hi-tech, easy to use, and super long. Now they’ve brought that name back with the new M CGB Irons. 

PING Fined £1.45 million

PING Fined £1.45 million

Aug 24th, 2017

Ping Europe Limited has been fined £1.45 million for preventing UK retailers from selling its golf clubs online.

Wow! PXG founder Bob Parsons custom fits GolfPunk

Wow! PXG founder Bob Parsons custom fits GolfPunk

Aug 3rd, 2017

It's one thing getting custom fitted for a brand spanking new PXG driver, but it's quite another when the guy doing the fitting is none other than PXG founder and all-round GolfPunk Bob Parsons!!

Bubba's got a brand new PING driver

Bubba's got a brand new PING driver

Jun 15th, 2017

Bubba Watson will be show–casing a brand new driver at Erin Hills for the 117th US Open, and it is widely rumoured to be the new PING G400 driver. 

Callaway Epic Irons launched!

Callaway Epic Irons launched!

May 23rd, 2017

You're potentially asking for trouble when you call your new range of golf clubs 'Epic'. But sales don't lie and the Callaway Epic drivers have been flying off the shelves from Dundee to Dallas. And now we have the Epic Irons...

Callaway Epic Pro Irons

Callaway Epic Pro Irons

May 23rd, 2017

If looks could kill, well, injure slightly – we don't want to go mad – then these brand spanking new Epic irons would have to carry a health warning (Just get on with it! – Ed)... Anyway, Callaway are making some pretty serious claims about the Epic Pros

Experience the Ultimate Fit

Experience the Ultimate Fit

May 13th, 2017

Titleist is giving golfers the chance to undergo The Ultimate Fit with unique fitting experiences on the driving range during this year’s BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth.

917 national fitting day announced

917 national fitting day announced

May 10th, 2017

Titleist is inviting golfers to experience the Complete Performance of its 917 Drivers and Fairways by taking part in the nationwide #Titleist917 National Fitting Day on Saturday 20th May.

Rory McIlroy the $310million Man

Rory McIlroy the $310million Man

May 10th, 2017

After bagging a £140,000,000.00 apparel deal with Nike, Rory has signed another 10 year deal, this time with TaylorMade for equipment. And another cool £80,000,000.00.... That's $310,000,000.00...

Road-testing Cobra Connect

Road-testing Cobra Connect

May 9th, 2017

When we first heard about Cobra Connect we were very, very excited. Fitted into the F7 drivers, this technology tells you exactly how your drives perform over your round. The good, the bad and the downright ugly... but ultimately the perfect tool to achieve top-bombing status...

PXG launch 0311T Milled Wedges

PXG launch 0311T Milled Wedges

May 9th, 2017

The golf boffins over at PXG have been in the research laboratory again. And here they've come up with a rather stunning range of short game golf sabers, the PXG 0311T milled wedges, crafted for superior performance.

Titleist opens new national fitting centre

Titleist opens new national fitting centre

May 3rd, 2017

Titleist Brand Ambassador Stephen Gallacher was the guest of honour as Titleist celebrated the official opening of its new state–of–the–art National Fitting Centre at Craigielaw Golf Club in East Lothian today.

Wilson Staff Triton Driver

Wilson Staff Triton Driver

Apr 10th, 2017

Wilson Staff has released the world’s most adjustable multi–piece driver on general sale in the UK, featuring two interchangeable sole plates for optimal launch, spin and extraordinary distance.

The New Lynx Black Cat Driver

The New Lynx Black Cat Driver

Mar 7th, 2017

I remember the first time I got hooked on golf. I was 15 and caddying for my 4-handicap friend in the Club Championship. The first time I pulled a club out of the bag, I noticed the club head had a picture of a wild cat on it. It looked really cool. It was a Lynx...

TaylorMade launch new M1 irons

TaylorMade launch new M1 irons

Mar 1st, 2017

The main drawback for many golfers when buying forgiving irons is that they immediately think the club head is going to look like a balloon on the end of a baseball bat. The TaylorMade M1 irons are both forgiving and sexy...

The Sunday Driver: Yonex Ezone XPG

The Sunday Driver: Yonex Ezone XPG

Feb 15th, 2017

The Ezone XPG is the latest Yonex driver. The Japanese brand have been working with graphite in club heads since the 90’s, as well as being a world leader in racket sports. No brand understands more about the lightweight material in golf.

Callaway launches new GBB Epic Driver

Callaway launches new GBB Epic Driver

Feb 15th, 2017

There's gonna be a jail break. That's what Thin Lizzy's Phil Lynott sang. Before he died exactly 31 years ago to the day. Which is weird because today, that's right, 31 years to the day, Callaway are launching their own jail break.

PING’s new G LE ladies range

PING’s new G LE ladies range

Feb 1st, 2017

Engineered specifically for women by combining performance–enhancing innovation with considered aesthetics, PING has unveiled details of its new G Le (Ladies edition) family for women.