Enjoy Two Versatile Drive Systems
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.
Fortress 1700 DT/TA
Superior durability, reliability and comfort.
With the Fortress 1700 Series, its exciting look is both elegant and solid and its new 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 now 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.
Choice of 2 drive systems packages
Choice of 2 drive system packages, 1700 TA or 1700 DT with tried and true “Duro-Torque” drive system. Ensures optimum performance and reliability for a wide range of needs.
Front and rear suspension
Easy steering design, multi-adjust captain seat, and full light package. This offers exceptional comfort, convenience and an enjoyable driving experience.
Extra Large Battery
With an extra large battery compartment on a mid-sized scooter (fits up to 55AH AGM batteries). This ensures a good battery capacity for a wide range of users, from casual to very active.
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
- 55AH AGM 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
BrochureProduct Brochure (English)
Manual & WarrantyProduct Manual (English) Product Manual (French)
|Fortress 1700 DT||Fortress 1700 TA|
|Top Speed||5.5 mph / 8.9 kms||5.5 mph / 8.9 kms|
|Estimated Travel Range*||Up to 42.3 KMS||Up to 42.3 KMS|
|Dimensions||24.5″width x 47.5″length||24.5″width x 47.5″length|
|Controller||70A – 90A||70A – 90A|
|Drive system||Duro-Torque System
Extra Large 4-Pole Motor
|Batteries (pair)||55AH AGM||55AH AGM|
|Charger||5A, Off-board||5A, Off-board|
|Weight Capacity||350 lbs.||300 lbs.|
|Total Weight (Inc. Batteries)||281 lbs.||276 lbs.|
|Seat height*||17″, 18″, 19″||17″, 18″, 19″|
|Width between armrests||18.25″ – 24″||18.25″ – 24″|
|Seat||High Captain Seat Adjustable||High Captain Seat Adjustable|
|Wheels – diameter||10″ x 3″||10″ x 3″|
|Front basket||Dlx Extra Large||Dlx Extra Large|
|Suspension – front||Yes||Yes|
|Suspension – rear||Adjustable||Adjustable|
|Handlebars||Delta Style||Delta Style|
|Light package||Front, Rear, Turn Signals
|Front, Rear, Turn Signals
All orders come with a manufacturer warranty -labour is excluded
|Main Frame Weldment||Limited Lifetime|
|Tiller Framing and Steering
|3 Years Non-Pro-rated|
|Seat Assembly||12 Months|
|Drive System – “Duro-Torque” Motor and Differential
|3 Years Non-Pro-rated|
|Drive System – Transaxle and 2-Pole motor (1700
|2 Years Non-Pro-rated|
|Bearings for Differential (1700 DT)||12 Months|
Controller, Wiring Harnesses,
|2 Years Non-Pro-rated|
Jean Dickin –
My Fortress is 12 years old. It still works fine but will need some attention. I cannot walk so the scooter has to be one hundred percent reliable.
Dean Tolley –
Does the warrantee pad to second owner?
No, the warranty is not transferrable to the second owner.
excellent quadriporteur fortress 1700 TA je recommande ce produit grande qualité et tres stable !!!
I have a 3 wheel scooter have had it almost 3 years to me it s great and would want no other then Fortress , I can get out when ever I want and it has saved me so much in taxi fares , goes up hills well
DANIEL R HOMES. –
I am very happy with my scooter I can get out to shop and go all over the town . Very Happy Dan.