The Babolat Pure Drive French Open edition offers a sleek cosmetic update to the legendary Babolat Pure Drive, with a brilliant black, white, and red clay graphic inspired by Roland Garros. The Pure Drive French Open is updated with the Cortex Dampening Interface for even better feel. The racquet maintains the use of the GT (Graphite Tungsten) which adds a hybrid of braided carbon fibers and tungsten filaments throughout the racquet..
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- Durability: Babolat RPM Blast Team
- Playability: Babolat Xcel
- Hybrid: Babolat Pro Hurricane Tour 16 - Babolat Xcel 16
- Headsize: 100 sq. in.
- Length: 27.00 in.
- Weight (strung): 11.30 oz.
- Stiffness (Babolat RDC): 71
- Balance: 12.70 in. Head Light
- Cross Section: 26mm Head/23mm Throat
- Swingweight: 308 kg*sq. cm
- String Pattern: 16x19
- Grip: Syntec
Babolat has kept the specifications on the 2013 Pure Drive French Open virtually the same as the previous generation Pure Drive Team, Pure Drive Cortex, and Pure Drive GT. That is, the Pure Drive French Open remains the definitive tweener (between powerful/controlled) frame. 100 sq. in. head, 11.30 ounce strung weight, and 308 swingweight provide an excellent balance of power, control, and maneuverability. Expect improved feel and solid performance from all points on the court with the latest Pure Drive French Open!