TaylorMade Stealth 2 Plus Driver Review (New PLUS+ for 2023)

The second generation of the Stealth Plus driver has been unveiled

The Stealth 2 Plus features a moving weight and missing element.

TaylorMade Stealth 2 Plus Driver

The TaylorMade Stealth 2 Plus driver is the second generation of the carbonwood model released new for 2023. What are benefits of the Stealth 2 Plus+ vs Stealth Plus driver?

The Stealth 2 Plus+ is one of three new additions to the market for 2023 with Taylormade introduced tweaked versions of the Plus, Stealth and Stealth HD drivers.

Just a year on from the debut of the Stealth drivers, we have a second generation with the Stealth 2 Plus released to provide more “fargiveness” with more distance and forgiveness.

The 100% carbon driver features a 60X Carbon Twist Face once again along with Speed Pocket, adjustable hosel and sliding weight, but significantly now contain the “missing element” with more forgiveness.

In this article, we take a look at the changes, what the Stealth 2 Plus+ offers compared to the original model and how it can benefit your game.

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What TaylorMade says about the Stealth 2 Plus driver:

“With Stealth, we pushed past the limits of titanium and welcomed golfers around the world to the Carbonwood Age. So, how far are we willing to take it?

“Way past far and into Fargiveness. Introducing the all-new Stealth 2, combining the elements of speed and forgiveness to unlock Fargiveness.

TaylorMade Stealth 2 Plus Driver

“It was already fast. Now, we’ve made it even more forgiving.

“Building on the speed producing success of the original 60X Carbon Twist Face, the new design features an enhanced version of Inverted Cone Technology to help maintain ball speed on off-center strikes and increase forgiveness.   

“Compared to the original Carbonwood, Stealth 2 Plus utilizes 75-percent more carbon.

TaylorMade Stealth 2 Plus Driver

It is constructed using a new Carbon Reinforced Composite Ring and collectively features more of the lightweight material than any driver in TaylorMade history.

Our advanced application of carbon allows for the redistribution of mass for more forgiveness and stability.”

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TaylorMade Stealth 2 Plus Driver Specs & Design

The Stealth 2 Plus+ driver is the more adjustable of the options once again compared to the Stealth 2 and Stealth 2 HD models.

TaylorMade Stealth 2 Plus Driver

The Plus has the Speedpocket, TaylorMade’s Twist Face Technology once again and the “60X Carbon Twist Face” composite club which is retained from the original Stealth.

The rear sole weight was fixed in the Stealth Plus+ and was also black in the original. In the 2 model, the weight is a 15g tungsten weight and has been designed for more forgiveness.

Another difference from the Stealth 2 is that the Plus+ has a 15g adjustable weight (increased from the 10g in the original Plus driver) that allows this driver to be set up on a sliding scale from draw to fade.

TaylorMade Stealth 2 Plus Driver

The Stealth 2 Plus also features an adjustable hosel with lofts of 8 degrees, 9 degrees and 10.5 degrees. The left-handed option will be 9 degrees and 10.5 degrees.

Verdict: Is the TaylorMade Stealth 2 Plus+ Driver any good?

The Stealth Plus was widely acclaimed and in the bag of major tour stars including Rory McIlroy, and the second version is an improvement from initial images.

TaylorMade believe they have added a missing element and that is more forgiveness on this second generation by getting the perfecting weighting structure.

The noticeable change is that 15g back weight and the additional tungsten in the sliding weight in the Plus+ with the combination added forgiveness to the explosive distances on offer.

FAQs

What is the TaylorMade Stealth 2 Plus release date?

The Stealth 2 Plus+ driver was unveiled in January 2023 and is being released for general sale from February.

How much does the TaylorMade Stealth 2 Plus cost?

The cost of the driver has been set at $629.99.

What are the TaylorMade Stealth 2 Plus+ driver specs?

The Stealth 2 Plus also features an adjustable hosel with lofts of 8 degrees, 9 degrees and 10.5 degrees. The left-handed option will be 9 degrees and 10.5 degrees.