The new models use multi-material construction to be the brand's most forgiving woods to date. Hannah Holden has all the details

Joining the industry-changing drivers is the TaylorMade Stealth fairway woods line-up, includes two distinct models to cater for different styles of golfer.

TaylorMade Stealth Fairway Woods: First Impressions

These look fiery. The colour way is so strong and I really like the fact there is some visual distinction to separate the two different models.

TaylorMade Stealth Fairway Woods

TaylorMade Stealth Fairway Woods: The Line-Up

TaylorMade Stealth Fairway Woods
TaylorMade Stealth

This model has the highest MOI in the range. It is a larger 190cc head to help deliver extra distance and improved performance on off-centre strikes.

TaylorMade Stealth Fairway Woods
TaylorMade Stealth Plus

In a smaller more refined 175cc profile this model is the most workable in the range ideal for shot making but still providing exceptional distance.

TaylorMade Stealth Fairway Woods
TaylorMade Stealth Women’s

This women’s offering features lighter specs in the form of lighter heads and higher lofts to promote better performance for slower clubhead speeds. It also comes in a silver colourway.

TaylorMade Stealth Fairway Woods: The Technology

Carbon is the key design feature across the TaylorMade Stealth fairway woods line-up. The woods use multi-material constructions to get faster ball speeds, high MOI, and precision playability.

TaylorMade Stealth Fairway Woods

The Stealth Plus fairway wood uses the super strong Zatech titanium. Its super thin construction promotes fast ball speed and increases face flexibility.

There is a new infinity edge carbon crown which increases the surface area of carbon by 12%, saving weight which can be redistributed lower in the clubhead.

Mass in the 80-gram V-steel sole has been re-engineered for forgiveness while still keeping the turf interaction and versatility.

TaylorMade Stealth Fairway Woods

The MOI on Stealth Plus is 12% higher than we saw in the SIM2 Ti and 18% more than the original SIM Ti thanks to the lowest centre of gravity ever in a adjustable TaylorMade fairway wood.

The face is also 12% larger to help provide improved performance on off-centre hits.

In the Stealth model the 3D carbon crown allowed lots more weight to be shifted lower and deeper in the club head.

TaylorMade Stealth Fairway Woods

This is a larger clubhead than the Stealth Plus at 190cc compared to 175cc to give the ultimate combination of distance and forgiveness.

It has a refined V-steel sole and, like the Stealth Plus model, features a C300 Twist Face.

TaylorMade Stealth Fairway Woods

Across both models the colour contrasting crown has been replaced by an advanced laser alignment aid that stretches across the top of the face. This is a laser etched pattern to deliver a subtle but powerful alignment tool.

The Thru-Slot speed pocket stays to increase face flexibility for preservation of ball speed and distance especially low on the face.

TaylorMade Stealth Fairway Woods: The Details

Available: February 4 (pre-order from January 4)

RRP: £279 (Stealth); £349 (Stealth Plus)

Stock shafts: Fujikura Ventus Red 5/6 (Stealth); Project X Hzrdus Smoke RDX Red 70 (Stealth Plus); Aldila Ascent Ladies shaft (Women’s)

Numerous custom shafts available at no extra cost

Lofts: 15°, 16.5°, 18°, 21°, 24° (Stealth); 13.5°, 15°, 19° (Stealth Plus); 16.5°, 18°, 21°, 24° (Women’s)

Grips: Lamkin Crossline 360 (Stealth, Stealth Plus); Lamkin Ladies Sonar (Women’s)

More info: TaylorMade website

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Hannah Holden

Equipment and Instruction Editor

Hannah Holden is the Equipment and Instruction Editor here at National Club Golfer. If you’re looking to improve your game, by changing your golf swing or upgrading your golf equipment she’ll have the answers. As well as writing lots of features and reviews you can find her on our YouTube channel giving you insights on the latest rules, clubs and tips to improve your golf game. Hannah is a member at both Huddersfield and Alwoodley golf clubs. You will either find her here or driving up and down the country playing in a variety of elite amateur events.

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