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MEMBERS' CHOICE: What's the best driver of 2018?


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Poll: Member's Choice 2018 Drivers (1725 member(s) have cast votes)

Member's Choice 2018 Drivers

  1. Bridgestone TourB XD-3 (2 votes [0.10%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.10%

  2. Bridgestone TourB XD-5 (3 votes [0.14%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.14%

  3. Bridgestone TourB XD-7 (3 votes [0.14%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.14%

  4. Callaway Rogue (174 votes [8.38%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 8.38%

  5. Callaway Rogue Draw (17 votes [0.82%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.82%

  6. Callaway Rogue Subzero (250 votes [12.04%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 12.04%

  7. Callaway Epic Star (7 votes [0.34%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.34%

  8. Cleveland Launcher HB (6 votes [0.29%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.29%

  9. Cobra F8 (70 votes [3.37%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 3.37%

  10. Cobra F8+ (133 votes [6.40%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 6.40%

  11. Mizuno GT180 (10 votes [0.48%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.48%

  12. Mizuno ST180 (47 votes [2.26%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 2.26%

  13. Ping G400 (140 votes [6.74%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 6.74%

  14. Ping G400 Max (350 votes [16.85%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 16.85%

  15. Ping G400 LST (237 votes [11.41%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 11.41%

  16. Ping G400 SFT (21 votes [1.01%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 1.01%

  17. PXG 0811X (8 votes [0.39%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.39%

  18. PXG 0811XF (3 votes [0.14%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.14%

  19. Srixon Z565 (7 votes [0.34%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.34%

  20. Srixon Z765 (16 votes [0.77%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.77%

  21. TaylorMade M3 (177 votes [8.52%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 8.52%

  22. TaylorMade M3 440 (60 votes [2.89%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 2.89%

  23. TaylorMade M4 (137 votes [6.60%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 6.60%

  24. TaylorMade M4 D-Type (12 votes [0.58%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.58%

  25. Titleist 917 D2 (93 votes [4.48%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 4.48%

  26. Titleist 917 D3 (64 votes [3.08%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 3.08%

  27. Tour Edge XJ1 (3 votes [0.14%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.14%

  28. Tour Edge HL3 (3 votes [0.14%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.14%

  29. Vertical Groove Golf (6 votes [0.29%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.29%

  30. Wilson C300 (9 votes [0.43%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.43%

  31. Wilson D300 (3 votes [0.14%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.14%

  32. XXIO X (3 votes [0.14%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.14%

  33. XXIO Prime (3 votes [0.14%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 0.14%

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#211 Stanks

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Posted 01 July 2018 - 05:23 PM

Fix that distance issue with a tensei pro orange. Got mine cheap.

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Posted 02 July 2018 - 03:49 PM

I haven't posted in here for years and have been lurking all year, waiting to get a true sense off the best driver out...

Let me say this, i'm about a 12 handicap and swing about 102-110 mph but just needed something to help me take out the big misses and the OBs.

The Ping g400 Max unbelievable.

I hit it on the monitor really well and gamed it today for a round and I must say... if youre in the market and you're like me who just wants to be consistent, this thing is off the charts.

I don't think i hit one of the center of the club face today, and played from the fairway a bunch, even rolled through a couple. Hit one closer to the hosel (Fade) hit some high on the face (Straight)

I've never felt more confident on a tee box. What a great piece of equipment!

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Posted 02 July 2018 - 06:22 PM

I know Mizuno gets a lot of love for there irons but the ST180 is underrated. Awesome driver.
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Posted 03 July 2018 - 01:18 PM

mizuno for the win

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Posted 03 July 2018 - 02:09 PM

I'm gaming a 917D2 with a Tour AD IZ 7X shaft. love it. However, I'm always interested in the latest and greatest to see if I can increase distance even more. For whatever reason, I just can't get a TM/Callaway driver to straighten out for me. I've hit the G400 a couple times and have had better luck but not hitting it any farther really. Gonna keep rocking Titleist until I'm fit with something that's noticeably better at this point

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Posted 03 July 2018 - 03:02 PM

View Postdmarabella13, on 03 July 2018 - 02:09 PM, said:

I'm gaming a 917D2 with a Tour AD IZ 7X shaft. love it. However, I'm always interested in the latest and greatest to see if I can increase distance even more. For whatever reason, I just can't get a TM/Callaway driver to straighten out for me. I've hit the G400 a couple times and have had better luck but not hitting it any farther really. Gonna keep rocking Titleist until I'm fit with something that's noticeably better at this point

... I played with a young man from Canada, now living in Orlando that has won a few times on the mini tours. Just bombed it off the tee. I was playing an Epic at the time and he had a Sub Zero that he said he normally hit around 310-320 but would lose a ball every now and then with it. His gamer was a 917 D3 that spun much more, around 2700 but was a fairway finder. He was hitting both off each tee and the SZ was usually 15-20 yds longer but often in the rough and on #7 he hit one that started right and curved more right a good 50 yds into the trees. Pulled out his D3 and put it in the middle at around 295 yds. I asked him if it was the club or him and for someone 24 yrs old he had a very mature response "Does it really matter?" That was the last hole he hit the SZ and was amazingly consistent for the rest of the round with his D3. If it works, it works.
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Posted 05 July 2018 - 05:01 PM

Titleist D3 for me, but have played the D3 since the 910.  Firm believer that I can make any driver work with the right shaft though.

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Posted 05 July 2018 - 05:43 PM

Just did an hour and a half driver fitting session and tested a bunch of heads and shafts.  The TM M4 was definitely the best for me.  I thought the G400 was hideous to look at personally!   Surprised so many like it.  The other drivers weren't too far behind the TM M4 as far as numbers....

Edited by mweaver84, 05 July 2018 - 08:32 PM.

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Posted 07 July 2018 - 07:35 PM

Ping G400 10.5, Alta cb shaft.  Amazing technology!

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Posted 08 July 2018 - 09:50 AM

Ping just keeps innovating and producing outstanding clubs with minimal amount of adjustability.

            The G400 Max is fantastic !! .

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#221 JayMatt

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Posted 08 July 2018 - 06:54 PM

G400 is sweet.    I have been hitting a friends and it just goes......   very forgiving too.

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Posted 12 July 2018 - 01:49 PM

G400 Max for me, and it's not even close!

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Posted 14 July 2018 - 12:16 PM

This survey is like... what did you buy.  Every driver can be fit to you and perform very well.

I think folks are too obsessed with getting perfect launch monitor numbers at the risk of playability.  Finding something that gives you confidence to get around the course and keeps you in play is far more important than a few more potential yards.

If you look at the PGA Tour, you'll see trends but it doesn't tell the whole story.  Custom hot melts, tour specific heads, and off the shelf heads too with an endless selection of shaft options.  They have the ability to spend weeks fine tuning, and if we're being honest, repeatable swings that can be better dialed in.

If you look at the longest drivers on tour this year you'll see new, old, different models, different manufacturers, different shafts.... everyone is different, even at the pro level, and it's about first getting fit, and second (and more important part), taking it to the course to determine playability in the real world.


1. Tony Finau, 329.1 yards
Ping G400 Max (9 degrees at 9.5), with Accra Tour Z X485 M5 shaft

T2. Trey Mullinax, 319.5 yards
Ping G400 Max (9.0 degrees at 7.9), with Mitsubishi Kuro Kage 60 TX shaft

T2. Kevin Tway, 319.5 yards
TaylorMade M2 2017 (9.5 degrees), with Mitsubishi Tensei CK White shaft

4. Luke List, 317.8 yards
TaylorMade M4 (8.5 degrees), with Mitsubishi Diamana D+ shaft

5. Justin Rose, 316.5 yards
TaylorMade M3 460 (9.5 degrees), with Mitsubishi Tensei CK Orange shaft

6. Graham DeLaet, 315.9
Titleist 917D3 (8.5 degrees), with UST Mamiya Elements shaft

7. Ryan Palmer, 315.6
TaylorMade M1 2016 (9.5 degrees), with Accra Tour Z RPG shaft

8. Jason Day, 315.4 yards
TaylorMade M3 460 (10.5 degrees), with TPT Golf shaft

T9. Brandon Hagy, 313.4
Ping G400 Max (9.0 degrees), with Mitsubishi Kuro Kage 60 TX shaft

T9. Gary Woodland, 313.4
TaylorMade M3 440 (9 degrees adjusted to 8.5), with Accra Tour Z RPG shaft

Edited by golfpros1, 14 July 2018 - 12:27 PM.

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Posted 14 July 2018 - 01:14 PM

I finally had a chance to try these 2 most talked about clubs of the season.. PING G400 and Callaway Rogue Sub Zero.

One thing I can say is both are beautiful clubs, works of engineering and art, and a true pleasure to hold.

I can see how a great golfer would be able to use both clubs to create an advantage, however for me, the Ping was much easier to square up on the ball. With the Sub Zero I was floating all over the place.

I'm going to keep my simple Cobra driver as my skill is not advanced enough to warrant the purchase of a new club, but if I was going to get one, I know what it would be.
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Posted 14 July 2018 - 01:51 PM

View PostDry Tortuga, on 14 July 2018 - 01:14 PM, said:

I finally had a chance to try these 2 most talked about clubs of the season.. PING G400 and Callaway Rogue Sub Zero.

One thing I can say is both are beautiful clubs, works of engineering and art, and a true pleasure to hold.

I can see how a great golfer would be able to use both clubs to create an advantage, however for me, the Ping was much easier to square up on the ball. With the Sub Zero I was floating all over the place.

I'm going to keep my simple Cobra driver as my skill is not advanced enough to warrant the purchase of a new club, but if I was going to get one, I know what it would be.


... Well my skill level is advanced enough to buy a new driver if it performs and I still bought a Cobra. I really wanted to love the Rogue SZ but I just hit it inconsistently. My best shots were longer than my F8, but on average I am longer and most importantly, in the fairway with the F8. I will happily give up 5-10 yds on a once in a few round bomb for longer drives on average.

... I have said this before in other threads but standing in one spot and hitting a single club can produce a false idea of how that club will perform on the course during a round. First of course, the balls you hit on a LM or at the range don't count, so there is a freedom to your swing that does not always exist on the course because every swing counts when playing. The SZ is added to my list of the G30 LS and R1 that all performed excellent on a LM at the range but just very inconsistent on the course. Obviously it is me, not the club per se, but in the end it really doesn't matter because either a driver works for your swing or it doesn't. As  previous poster listed, all drivers work very well for someone.

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Posted 14 July 2018 - 05:18 PM

I agree it’s all about consistency, that’s why I wasn’t all in for the Sub Zero even though it’s a beautiful club.

Have you gotten the chance to compare your F8 to a G400?
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Posted 14 July 2018 - 07:08 PM

... I hit the G400 at the show and I know it is an improvement over pervious generations but I just don't care for the sound/feel and hate the way it looks at address. I wish I were focused on the ball enough to not even notice, but alas I do. And now my 28yr old son would tar and feather me if I switched LOL. I put him in my old Fly Z with a Nunchuk and a 16gm weight at 44.25" and he can cary it 290-300 and normally around 280. I probably average around 265-275 total distance although the F8 can get me near 300. I told him the F8 is just an updated and improved Fly Z so when I am demoing another driver he always shakes his head and says "You don't hit that as well as the F8 Dad. When are you gonna learn?"
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Posted 14 July 2018 - 07:54 PM

Fair enough!
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Posted 14 July 2018 - 11:28 PM

Titleist 917 D3 with Diamana White. Nothing better!

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#230 NoTalentLefty

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Posted 15 July 2018 - 07:28 PM

View Postplaya, on 25 June 2018 - 06:09 PM, said:

View Postmatchavez, on 17 June 2018 - 04:04 AM, said:

View Postplaya, on 17 June 2018 - 03:43 AM, said:

These results don't correlate with what I see on the course. At my local club in Sydney Australia the overwhelmingly most popular driver is the 2017 M2, followed by the 2017 M1. Across all handicap ranges all I see is 2017 TM drivers. I know this thread is about 2018, but at my club there aren't many 2018 models. But even from the few new drivers I see out there the M3/4 would outnumber the rest put together. From the last couple years I have hardly seen an epic or 917 driver in play. A few Pings but mostly M1/2s.
For transparency I don't play TM and not a fanboy, I have hit them a couple times and didn't see what all the fuss was about. Just saying what I see in other guys bags.

It's a different game over here. Access to things not named TaylorMade is just less down here. TaylorMade gets into all the sports shops, Callaway gets into the big-box sports stores, and everyone fights for the rest. Pings are sold at exactly two stores here in a city of a half-million; one specialty boutique that has a small version fitting cart and one course that has a few demos and the ability to order. Also outside TaylorMade, many of the competitors can't compete on price. I know that list for my G400LST with a TiNi was $980NZ, which is $700US (Post "sales tax" here of 15%). It's not a whole lot more, and often is at parity when you get a good deal, but the ability to try things is just not the same as the US. It's not even close. Australia has some nice options in Sydney/Melbourne/Brisbane, but TM has that de facto power.

I'd also wager strongly those M1s are not custom. Custom clubs are fairly unheard of here... and it's a shame.
The TMs I see are definitely not custom. All stock offerings, and likely most are off the shelf and not even fitted.
A real good ball striker at my club said the M2 he got was longer than his old Ping when he really gets into it, but not as consistent distance or accuracy wise.

That’s why I had mine cutdown and added lead tape.

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Posted 16 July 2018 - 07:35 AM

View PostNoTalentLefty, on 15 July 2018 - 07:28 PM, said:

That’s why I had mine cutdown and added lead tape.

This ^^ I cut mine down to 44.75 and just added the 18 gram weight into the back of my M2.   Was EXTREMELY inconsistent when I first got it.  45.5 length and had a 6 gram weight in when I first got it. They are just making the clubs too light and long now to play in to the "distance" mindset.   I'm still thinking of adding some lead tape to it.  Head currently is still under 200g after adding the 18g weight.

I like a heavier driver and my last one before was 205g.

Edited by mweaver84, 16 July 2018 - 07:37 AM.

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Posted 17 July 2018 - 04:08 AM

Callaway Golf 2017 Men’s Great Big Bertha Epic Driver

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Posted 04 August 2018 - 10:09 PM

Rogue sz

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Posted 07 August 2018 - 03:39 PM

I love ping clubs.  Reading the tid bits on golf companies R&D departments I can honestly say no one compares to Ping.  They don't release clubs unless they're better.  This is why you'd never see a driver release in Jan, then replaced in June, then replaced in September, then released again in December and then a new model dropped in March.  BUT SOME companies do this and its a grab for more of your money.  Trust in R&D.  Researching and developing using the best players on earth and backing it all up with Science -  not commercials with guys 'casually walking through a golf course chatting about the latest marketing line' hahaha, you know who I'm talking about.

The G series is absolutely amazing.  The science behind the club engineering is amazing.  Seeing the aerodymanics, face profiles, etc work in action.  I've hit just about everything out there and it feels great but I'm just not sure its improved over what was released 12 months ago.  Plus 1 for the ping clubs.
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#235 KDivinagracia

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Posted 07 August 2018 - 06:50 PM

Had a quick 10 minute launch monitor session with the Rogue Sub Zero with a HZRDUS yellow and I'm in love!! Swing speed was from 105-108 and was consistently in the 275-295 with a max distance of 308. Backspin was always around 2100-2300 with launch angle between 15-17. Even hit one badly off the heel and still went straight and 255.

My 9015d with Rombaz may be in danger.


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Posted 08 August 2018 - 08:07 PM

-917 struggles with ball speed
-Rogue Sub Zero is awesome on ball speed, but who know where it is going
-m4 struggles with efficiency, but you can swing faster with it so that makes up for the s*** smash factor
-m3 is decent
-g400 max is AMAZING for the guy who does not struggle with spin
-g400 LST is slightly behind the g400 Max only because it does not fit to nearly as many people, but for a low spin driver, and it is pretty low spin, it is an awesome driver
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Posted 10 August 2018 - 02:45 PM

Testing my Ping 400 Max (Hzrdus T1100) against a M3 with Tensei Pro Orange 70tx and I think the Ping is in trouble...
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Posted 10 August 2018 - 02:50 PM

Ping G400 Max for me.  Very forgiving and the ball just explodes off the face.  

G400 LST is my second favorite driver with M3 440 rounding out my top 3.
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Posted 11 August 2018 - 06:06 PM

Nice reviews I love Ping G400 Max!

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Posted 14 August 2018 - 05:17 AM

I can't believe that WRXers are proving that the American marketing machine is failing.  Don't you know that the last 3 majors have been won using TM drivers?  Plus, I don't think they are staffers either and still PING has twice as many votes here as TM.  It is like you guys are actually trying things out yourself and picking what works best instead of just buying what the pros play.  And with the TW following here....all I read is how TW is the only thing that moves the needle in golf.  That should double the TM usage alone ;-))

All tongue and cheek and actually a little refreshing.  FWIW, I did get the best monitor numbers with the TM.

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I am thinking about playing golf next year instead of HOing clubs!

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