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E-Z-Go Elite Lithium Ion Batteries

E-Z-Go Elite Lithium Ion Batteries are revolutionizing the electric golf cart industry with zero maintenance, unparalleled cost savings, a lighter cart and an unheard of five-year battery warranty. With E-Z-Go Elite Lithium Ion Batteries, there is no battery cell watering and no terminal post cleaning required by ordinary electric golf cart batteries. The result is absolutely zero maintenance! E-Z-Go Elite …

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Golf Cart Maintenance and How Gulf Atlantic Vehicles Can Help

Golf carts actually don’t need that much care, but as with everything, a little bit of preventive maintenance can go a long way. One of the most important things you can do for your golf cart is to keep a watchful eye on things. Check your tire pressure, check underneath from time to time to make sure that nothing is …

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Port Orange 2018 Events

Port Orange hosts some amazing events throughout the year, so put on your party pants, and get ready for fun! There’s the Port Orange Spring Fair and Craft Show – a four day family festival that takes place every March. In April, there is the Port Orange Art Fest – a two-day celebration of the arts, and the Port Orange …

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With Such a Large Inventory, We Can Find You the Perfect Golf Cart!

The more, the merrier, we like to say! Gulf Atlantic Vehicles, New Smyrna Beach’s premier golf cart provider, carries an enormous array of new and used golf carts; and what our enormous inventory of quality golf carts and accessories means for you is that you can find exactly what you are looking for right here!  We also offer hundreds of …

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Golf Carts Are Great for the Entire Family!

Golf carts can be an immense joy for every single person (even the fuzzy “people”) in your family. Of course, golf carts can always be used to make golfing even more enjoyable, but they are also a fun, open-air transportation option for those who live in small towns and local neighborhoods. Because they are open, they can add a level …

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The Difference between Electric and Gas Golf Carts

Both gas powered and electronic golf carts have their own benefits, so it is important to choose the type of golf cart that best suits your specific needs. First, let’s talk fuel. Both are fuel efficient. Electronic golf carts run off of a rechargeable battery and now from EZGO there is even an ELiTE battery that comes with a 5 …

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Learn the History of Golf Carts

Believe it or not, golf carts didn’t really catch on when they were first introduced in 1932. From the 1930s to the 1950s, they were mostly used by people with disabilities so that they could get around more easily. The 1950s was when they actually become popular. Merle Williams used his experience with electric cars during the World War II …

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The Importance of Keeping Your Golf Cart Well Maintained

Preventive maintenance can go a long way with golf carts, and the little bit of time and investment required for your golf cart care will be well worth it in the long run. It will keep your golf cart in great shape for you, and help you to retain its value in case you ever decide you want to sell …

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Basic Golf Cart Safety

As with rock climbing, tightrope walking and basically anything in this world, that old saying still goes, “Safety First.” The same is true with golf cart operation. Be safe, and it wouldn’t hurt to brush up on your safety fundamentals… First of all, drive courteously and always obey the law. Never drive aggressively, joy ride or drive under the influence. …

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How Fast Can and Should Golf Carts Go?

If your golf cart is used primarily for golfing, by your kids or your older parents, you may be a-okay with the standard electric golf cart speed of 12-14 mph. Even golf course golf carts go no faster than 15 miles per hour. Guess they want to avoid any Steve McQueen “Bullet”-like driving too! The speed and power of your …

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Golf Cart Covers Preserve the Life of Your Cart

The more you do to protect your belongings, the longer they will last and the better shape they will maintain. Some of our most valuable possessions aside from our house include our vehicles, so don’t forget your golf cart when it comes to protection! One of the best ways to preserve the life of your golf car is with a …

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Golf Carts Are Perfect for Parents with Small Children

Although golf carts originally gained their popularity on the golf course, they have become a staple in states with warmer climate. They are a fun, open-air transportation option for those who live in small towns and local neighborhoods. Because they are open, they can add a level of social interaction that you just don’t get when you drive around in …

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Using a Fishing Guide Chart Can Save You Money on Fines

If you don’t want to do the time, don’t commit the crime…and believe me, the penalties for fishing violations in Florida are severe. You don’t want to mess around, so make sure you know your limits and seasons. Out of season and bag and size limit violations are a second-degree misdemeanor and carry a maximum penalty of $500 per violation …

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How to Care for Your Golf Cart

Golf carts actually don’t need that much care. However the little bit of preventive maintenance required will be well worth your time and small investment. It will keep your golf cart in tip-top shape for you and retain its value for when you decide it is time to sell. You’ll want to protect the exterior of your cart to keep …

Taking Your Pets for a Ride

What up Dog???!!! Pet owners have all seen it, the sad doggy face when he knows you are leaving. Our dogs want to be with us wherever we go, and if you own a golf cart, they can! Dogs love to ride in the car, and golf carts are no different. Wait, let me back-up…they are actually different. They are …

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Customized License Plates for Golf Carts

We all know there are golf hats, bags, shirts and coffee mugs out there, but did you know you can get a customized licensed plate for your golf car? Remember when Mom said, “Your eyes may be bigger than your stomach, so don’t fill your plate”? Well, forget all that…this plate you can fill! Do you LUV 2 GOLF? There …

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Getting Your Golf Cart Insured

Making sure you and your family are safe and your assets are secure is always a good idea…even with golf cart ownership. As with any vehicle, accidents can result in medical bills, lost wages, pain and aggravation – all which can add up to significant dollar amounts. The rule of thumb is to insure your golf cart for enough to …

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Covers for Your Golf Cart

We all like to keep the things we love nice, and we all love our golf carts! However, many of us don’t have garages or, if we do, we have a pesky car or other items taking up all the space. An inexpensive way to keep your golf cart clean and protected from the elements is with a golf cart …

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Street Legal Carts and DOT Approved Windshields: We Can Help

Golf cars have become extremely popular, especially in states with warmer climates such as Florida. They are used for golfing, camping, hauling and to amuse the grandkids. They help seniors and those with disabilities maintain their independence and they are a great way to get around on a large property. They are even more handy when they can be driven …

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Golf Car Batteries and their Life

Let’s get you all charged up about extending the life of your golf car batteries through proper battery care. The life expectancy of a golf cart battery varies – largely on its use and the care it sees. The average life of a golf cart battery is about two to seven years. The good news is that batteries last longer …

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Gulf Atlantic’s Service Department Gives You Peace of Mind

At Gulf Atlantic Vehicles, your satisfaction is paramount to us. For four generations, our family has provided top-quality golf cart sales and service to the New Smyrna Beach area. Gulf Atlantic Vehicles is an authorized dealer for top golf car manufacturers, including E-Z- GO, Gem and Club Car…and since we sell all of the top carts, we know how to …

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Creating a Custom Cart Just for You

Gulf Atlantic carries golf carts in all the top lines and offers hundreds of options and accessories to create the perfect custom vehicle for your needs. So, put your stamp on it, and personalize your cart so that it screams YOU! You can, in essence, turn your golf car into exactly what you want. If your older parent or teenager …

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Our Large Selection Golf Carts Can Get You Exactly What You Want

OH, YES WE DID! Gulf Atlantic Vehicles, New Smyrna Beach’s premier golf cart provider, carries an enormous array of new and used golf carts – enabling you to find and purchase exactly what you want. And if by chance you don’t see what you need on our lot, we also offer hundreds of options and accessories to create the perfect …

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Test Drive Your Golf Carts!

Would you buy a car without test driving it? No way, right? It’s the same for a new or used golf cart. Each has different advantages and custom options, and each can offer a completely different ride. Test driving different golf carts can also help you find out exactly what type of golf car best suits your needs. A test …

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Fuel Efficiency of Golf Carts

Both gas powered and electronic golf carts are very fuel efficient methods of transportation. Both have their own benefits, so it is important to choose the type of golf cart that best suits your specific needs. Electronic golf carts are nearly silent and run off of a rechargeable battery, leaving virtually no carbon footprint and no oils of fuels to …

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Different Golf Cart Designs: You Can Even Have It Wrapped!

First you have to decide on power. Golf cars can be electric carts that are powered by rechargeable batteries, or they can be gas. They also come in a variety of sizes. Although it is most common to see golf carts approximately 7.6’ in length, 4’ wide and 5.6’ high, golf cars can be compact one-person carts, four-seaters or even …

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Best Golf Courses in New Smyrna Beach

“What other people may find in poetry or art museums, I find in the flight of a good drive.” – Arnold Palmer New Smyrna Beach offers small town charm, beachside appeal and plenty of great golf courses! Some of the best include: Hidden Lakes Golf Club at 35 Fairgreen Avenue – Hidden Lakes is a well-conditioned public course with reasonable …

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The Best Golf Courses in Florida

“Some of us worship in churches, some synagogues and some golf courses.” – Adlai Stevenson Florida offers sun, fun and some of the country’s best golf courses….over 1,300! When it comes to golf, there are absolutely no mulligans needed here. Here is a short list of some over-the-top golf courses in Florida: The PGA National Resort and Spa, located in …

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At Gulf Atlantic Vehicles, Satisfaction Is Standard

Golf cars come in a variety of shapes of sizes, and you can trick yours out with virtually anything you choose! Standard, pre-built golf cars have evolved into well-built machines no matter what is included. They can be gas or electric, and they come in a wide array of makes, models and sizes. Golf carts can be compact one-person carts, …

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Golf Carts Are Great for Teaching Kids to Drive!

If your child is approaching the age where he or she will be driving soon, you may be a little worried. It comes with being a parent, but there are things you can do to better prepare your kid for driving. Believe it or not, one great way to prepare your child for the road is with a golf cart! …

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Daytona Golf Carts

Daytona Beach is an area rich in history. It’s been a popular vacation destination since the 1800s. The first hotel, the Palmetto House, was built in 1874. Racing pioneers who set land records on the hard-packed sandy beaches helped create its nomenclature – The Birthplace of Speed. Daytona International Speedway opened in 1959, and it is nicknamed The World’s Most …

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Daytona Beach Events

Daytona Beach is well known for its wide array of extraordinary events throughout the year. Did you know it is known as the “Festival Capital of Florida”? Check out the Celtic Festival, Festa Italiana, the Greek Festival, Festival of the Arts…just to name a few! If you are a race fan, Daytona International Speedway is a must see. Home to …

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We’ve Got You Covered at Gulf Atlantic

Golf cars offer a wide range of accessories and can be customized down to just about every detail. They can include carpeting, radios and so many other impressive accessories. Some even have coolers! They also offer safety features, such as rearview mirrors, brake lights, safety belts, turn signals and headlights, but did you know you can also get your golf …

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The Many Uses of Golf Carts

You may be shocked and amazed to find out how many uses there are for golf carts. Golf cars come in all shapes and sizes today. They offer a wide range of accessories and can be customized down to just about every detail. Since there are so many variations of golf carts, there are subsequently almost as many uses for …

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Fun Things to Do in Port Orange this Year

Port Orange is full of peaceful parks, top-notch entertainment and terrific events and activities throughout every year. Here’s just some of what you have to look forward to in Port Orange this year… If you love nature, you can watch butterflies and learn about the local flora and fauna on a self-guided tour of Sugar Mill Botanical Gardens. Rent kayaks, …

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Understanding the Sizes and Styles of Golf Carts

Golf cars come in all shapes and sizes. Some come sparsely equipped from the manufacturer, and some include any number of very cool accessories. Golf cart owners can give their golf cart their own flair by adding anything from coolers and cup holders; to extra seating or stylish seat covers; radios and speakers; and headlights and tail lights for night …

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New Year’s Events in New Smyrna Beach

It’s getting to be that time again…time to look back fondly on 2016, and ring in the New Year right! New Smyrna Beach is a great place to do that with “The Party’s on Flagler.” Don’t miss the Annual Block Party on Flagler with live music, plenty of food and lots of fun. Then ring in the New Year with …

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Golf Carts in New Smyrna Beach

Gulf Atlantic Vehicles, the New Smyrna Beach area premier golf cart provider carries the world’s top golf cart brands and offers hundreds of options and accessories to create the perfect custom vehicle to perfectly match your needs. One of the high quality golf car lines carried by Gulf Atlantic Vehicles is Gem Golf Cars, engineered by Polaris. All Gem Golf …