PHOTOS: TaylorMade's R1 black driver

  • TaylorMade's R1 Black driver will be available starting June 10.
  • The company says the R1 Black is identical to the original R1 in every way except its color.
  • The new color pattern is carried through to the bottom of the club.
  • A seven-position adjustable sole plate allows golfers to change the face angle at address.
  • Moving the 10-gram weight to the toe promotes a fade while positioning it in the heel encourages a draw.
  • The R1 Black's loft can be adjusted from 8 degrees to 12 degrees.
  • The R1 Black's stock shaft is an Aldila RIP Phenom.
  • Retail price for the R1 Black is $399.