New for fall 2016 may be the Callaway Steelhead XR Hybrid, an initial for that storied club franchise.
Having a concentrate on forgiveness, distance and playability, tenets from the whole family, these hybrids are playable from the lie, so that as lengthy they are available. The brand new Hyper Speed Face Cup technologies are bigger compared to first-gen XR hybrid, promoting more ball speed and simpler launch.
The bigger mind and faster face is complemented by a level much deeper-back CG location, further enabling a simple, controlled launch.
However the greatest design inspiration for that Steelhead XR hybrid originates from the initial, versatile sole style of the irons, which made playing shots from tough lies much simpler. Based on Callaway, “With the aid of extensive computer modeling and Tour pro testing, Callaway engineers reduced sole-to-turf friction dramatically to really make it simpler to produce the ball cleanly from just about any lie.”
Even though the Steelhead XR takes huge inspiration in the original Steelhead X-14, along with the modern XR family, additionally, it breaks ground for Callaway: It’s the very first hybrid in company history to feature Speed Step Technology around the crown for elevated ball speed.
Take a look at our detailed photos below, and be prepared for the September second release date in select stores and also at golfsmith.com.
Callaway Steelhead XR Hybrid
Release Date: September 2, 2016
Stock Steel Shaft: True Temper XP 95 Stepless
Stock Graphite Shaft: Matrix OZIK F15
Versatile sole the perception of smooth turf contact and elevated playability
Speed Step Technology around the crown for decreased drag and elevated club mind speed
Square-lounging face enables for playability and versatile shotmaking
Hyper Speed Face Cup technology for more speed and forgiveness
Stock Matrix OZIK F15 shaft and gray-and-blue headcover