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.
|Engine/Motor Type||48-volt DC||Subaru, 4-cycle|
|Controller||500 amp-solid state||N/A|
|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|
|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|
|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)|
|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.