If there is one racquet that revolutionized modern tennis racquets, it would be the Babolat Pure Drive. The Babolat Pure Drive 98 (2023) tennis racquet delivers awesome power with a great new sound at impact. Updated with new technologies, while maintaining classic Pure Drive feel and power, the Babolat Pure Drive 98 (2023) is an ideal racquet for players that want a perfect balance of power and feel through impact. The frame composition has an improved High Torsional Rigidity (HTR System) and provides added explosiveness on shots, especially for players that take big swings. Through contact, players will notice the Babolat Pure Drive 98 has an updated feel that is supported by SWX Pure Feel powered by SMAC. SWX Pure Feel is a vibration filtration system integrated in the frame lay-up that provides a unique sound and unmistakable feel. A dynamic 16x19 string pattern provides a comfortable combination of spin and control for the modern game. Babolat's FSI Power Technology in the Babolat Pure Drive augments its dynamic power with advanced frame-string interaction and optimized diamond grommets for a larger string bed sweetspot. The classic Babolat Pure Drive Elliptic Frame shape provides structure and overall rigidity for unbridled power that is sure to give you an edge. Overall, the Babolat Pure Drive 98 is a players racquet that delivers explosive power but maintains a high level of control and feel. If you like to drive the ball and go for winners, this racquet will surely provide this, and more.
Babolat Pure Drive 98 (2023) Tennis Racquet Specs:
- Head Size: 98 sq. in. / 632 sq. cm.
- Length: 27 in.
- Strung Weight: 11.4 oz. / 323 g.
- Unstrung Weight: 10.8 oz. / 305 g.
- Strung Balance: 4 Pts. Head Light
- Swingweight: 319
- Flex: 71
- Composition: Graphite
- Beam Width: 21 mm / 23 mm / 21 mm
- String Pattern: 16 Mains x 19 Crosses
- Recommended String Tension: 50 - 59 lbs.
- Grip: Babolat Syntec Pro