The Curated Take
It’s easy to see why the Pure Drive is such a popular racquet. It is very user friendly for a wide range of abilities and gives players a big boost of power and spin—which makes it feel like one is a level better than they are. For advanced players it can be a bit tough to harness that power and it doesn't offer the best touch around the net, but it makes hitting groundstrokes so much fun that it is easy to recommend for a wide variety of players.
- Explosive power
- User friendly
- Go from defense to offense in an instant
- Somewhat harsh on the arm
- Easy to overhit for aggressive players
Some call it the definition of power. You will call it your unfair advantage. We call it the Pure Drive.
Babolat launched the Pure Drive in 1994 and quickly established the benchmark for power. With every subsequent model, we™ve innovated and Evolved to meet the demands of the game. It™s no wonder the Pure Drive is one of most popular and versatile racquets in the world. The 10th generation of the Pure Drive takes your game to the next level with point-ending explosive power and increased feel.
You™ll love the Pure Drive if you™re looking for the perfect balance between power and feel on every shot.
You want power, stop looking around. Whatever your skill level is, power is what made this racquet iconic. Not only it is used widely used on Tour, but this is also one of the bestselling racquets of all time because of its versatility bringing power in the palm of the hand of any player
You wish you had an extra pop when things get though, here comes explosivity. When the intensity is high you can rely on your racquet to do exactly what you are longing for: produce a killing shot, even on off centered hit. A new lay-up has been developed to do exactly that, put a smile on your face and a grin on your opponent™s one
You need feel, now feel the difference. Yes, feel is important even in a powerful frame. We all understand that if you cannot control your shot, power is meaningless. Get ready for a new experience you will not only feel but also hear through this unique sound at ball impact.