With room for eight and a powerful 48-volt electric motor or 11.5 hp gas engine, the Villager 8 is the perfect high-volume transportation solution. This is the perfect vehicle for tours, shuttles and large group transportation.

Safety, comfort and durability come standard!

Impact and UV resistant body panels.

Specially designed ergonomic seats guarantee a comfortable ride

Our exclusive aluminum chassis eliminates rust and corrosion

The IQ Plus Drive System enables electric utility vehicles to handle many of the tough jobs that once required the strength of gasoline powered vehicles. The 48-volt system continually provides testing and diagnostic feedback so you can adjust performance settings based on user needs.

Electric Gasoline
Engine/Motor Type 48-volt DC Subaru, 4-cycle
Controller 500 amp-solid state N/A
Displacement N/A 404 cc
Cylinders N/A Single
Valving N/A Overhead Cam
Cooling N/A Air Cooled
Horsepower (Rated) 3.7 hp (2.7 kW) rated; Peak 20 hp (14.9 kW) 14.0 hp (10.3 kW) rated @ 3600 rpm per SAE J1940
Mas Torque 71 ft-lb (96.2 N-m) rated @ 1450 rpm 19.91 ft-lb (27.0 N-m) rated @ 2400 spm
Lubrication N/A Splash Lubrication
Governor N/A Ground Speed
Transmission Direct drive, double reduction helical gear Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT)
Gear Selection Forward /Neutral / Reverse Forward /Neutral / Reverse
Gear Ratio 12.32:1 11.47:1 forward, 15.63:1 reverse
Ignition N/A Capacitive Discharge
Battery (8) 6-volt Flooded Lead Acid 12-volt 500 CCA 105 min Reserve
Charger Onboard, automatic, computer-controlled 48-volt DC, 17 amp, UL and CUL listed N/A
Headlights (2) Headlights Standard (2) Headlights Standard
Fuel Delivery System N/A Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI)
Capacity N/A 5.5 Gallons (20.8L)
Steering Mechanism Self-Adjusting Rack and Pinion Self-Adjusting Rack and Pinion
Suspension - Front and Rear Independent leaf spring with dual hydraulic shocks Independent leaf spring with dual hydraulic shocks
Brakes 4-wheel, mechanical drum 4-wheel, mechanical drum
Parking Brake Foot Operated, Multi-Lock Foot Operated, Multi-Lock
Body ArmorFlex with automotive paint/clearcoat ArmorFlex with automotive paint/clearcoat
Tires 18 x 6.50-8, 6-ply rated, premium tread 18 x 6.50-8, 6-ply rated, premium tread
Wheelbase 131.5 in (334 cm) 131.5 in (334 cm)
Overall Height 48 in (121.9 cm) 48 in (121.9 cm)
Overall Length 157 in (398.8 cm) 157 in (398.8 cm)
Ground Clearance (Differential) 4.5 in (11.4 cm) 4.5 in (11.4 cm)
Track Width (Front) 34.5 in (87.6 cm) 34.5 in (87.6 cm)
Track Width (Rear) 38.6 in (97.8 cm) 38.6 in (97.8 cm)
Max Width (w/o Mirrors) 47.3 in (120.1 cm) 47.3 in (120.1 cm)
Outside Clearance Circle (dia.) 391 in (993 cm) 391 in (993 cm)
Turning Radius 191 in (485 cm) 191 in (485 cm)
Intersecting Aisle 108 in (274 cm) 108 in (274 cm)
Curb Weight w/batteries 1219 lb (553.6 kg) 894 lb (405 kg)
Vehicle Rated Capacity 1500 lb (680.3 kg) 1500 lb (680.3 kg)
Seating 8 8
Speed 15-17 mph (24-27 kph) 15-17 mph (24-27 kph)
Warranty 4 year limited battery; 3 year limited powertrain/frame; 2 year limited remaining vehicle 3 year/3000 hour limited powertrain/frame; 2 year limited remaining vehicle

If you're looking for a compact, versatile utility vehicle with off-the-beaten-path performance, consider adding an optional Limited Slip Differential.  With its best-in-class 14.0 hp rated Subaru® gas engine with EFI, you'll conquer new terrain by automatically delivering traction as needed without damaging turf and operating in areas typically reserved for 4x4s.

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