Choice of 2 drive system packages, 1700 TA “transaxle” or 1700 DT with tried and true “Duro-Torque” drive system. Ensures optimum performance and reliability for a wide range of needs.
For over 25 years, Fortress scooters have carried with them, a legacy of superior durability, reliability and comfort. This legacy continues with the Fortress 1700 Series. Its exciting look is both elegant and solid and its large range of features sets the standard for luxury and value in a mid-sized scooter.
The Fortress 1700 Series continues to offer a perfect balance of indoor maneuverability and outdoor performance and is available in a choice of two drive systems. So whether it is a quick trip down the street or a busy day of places to go and people to see, the Fortress 1700 Series will get you there in comfort and style.
The Fortress 1700 DT utilizes the tried and proven Duro-Torque Drive System which has offered workhorse performance for over 25 years. Its extra large 4-pole motor provides the power and torque needed for drivers that are always on the go. Standard features also include: Deluxe Extra-Large Basket, 350 lbs. weight capacity, Multi-adjustable Captain Seat, and an industry leading warranty (3 years non-pro-rated on DT Drive System).
The Fortress 1700 TA utilizes a “transaxle” drive system which is ideal for multi-purpose indoor and outdoor use around the community. The Fortress 1700 TA is equipped with a standard basket and adjustable Captain Seat. Warranty: 2 years non-pro-rated on TA Drive System.
The Fortress 1700 DT and 1700 TA both offer an impressive list of standard lucury features:
- Front and rear suspension
- Group 22 battery capacity (largest in class)
- Multi-adjustable Captain Seat with sliding feature
- “Delta” Style handlebars for comfortable hand positioning
- Infinite tiller adjustment for easy steering and easy transfers
- Fixed mount front basket for easy steering and safety
- Deluxe light package including turn signals
- Brake lights for increased visibility and safety
- Solid front and rear bumpers
|Fortress 1700 DT||Fortress 1700 TA|
|Top Speed||5.5 mph / 8.9 kms||6.0 mph / 9.6 kms|
|Estimated Travel Range*||Up to 30 miles||Up to 30 miles|
|Dimensions||19.75″w x 19.75″d||17.5″w x 17.5″d|
|Controller||70A – 90A||70A – 90A|
|Drive system||Duro-Torque System
Extra Large 4-Pole Motor
U-1, 40 Amp, Grp 22
U-1, 40 Amp, Grp 22
|Charger||8A, Off-board||8A, Off-board|
|Weight Capacity||350 lbs.||300 lbs.|
|Total Weight (Inc.Batteries)||270 lbs.||265 lbs.|
|Seat height*||17″, 18″, 19″||17″, 18″, 19″|
|Width between armrests||18.25″ – 24″||18.25″ – 24″|
|Seat||Captain Seat Adjustable||Captain Seat Adjustable|
|Wheels – diameter||10″ x 3″||10″ x 3″|
|Front basket||Dlx Extra Large||Standard Size|
|Suspension – front||Yes||Yes|
|Suspension – rear||Adjustable||Adjustable|
|Handlebars||Delta Style||Delta Style|
|Light package||Front, Rear, Turn Signals
|Front, Rear, Turn Signals