Our Company, Karrior

We are located at 570 West 184th Street, Gardena CA, 90248. Call us at 310-515-7600.  Email  info@karrior.com 
George Kettel purchased Karrior Electric Vehicles in 1989. Mr. Kettel is a Navy veteran. He is a member of the NTMA and has been a SAG/AFTRA member since 1977. As a native of Detroit, Michigan he grew up with an interest in the automotive industry. George worked on prototypes for GM and helped create the vehicles that we see on the road today. His education continues in the solar industry and also with fuel cell technology and nanotechnology. 
Made in California
Karrior Industrial Electric Vehicles, Trans Lectric, is proud to be one of the few remaining American vehicle manufacturers. "We make our electric vehicles in Los Angeles, California USA. I am proud to say that for over twenty-nine years Karrior Electric Vehicles, TransLectric,  have been manufactured in the United States. I look forward to our 30th anniversary," says owner George Kettel. Started in 1974 in Lake Forest, California it continues the tradition of making tough, powerful custom built electric vehicles.
Karrior Electric Vehicles are dependable and efficient. "Built to be the best," is how our customers describe us. Our electric vehicles are considered alternative fuel vehicles, or specialty vehicles.
They are clean and quiet during use, emits no fumes or pollutants, and can be used indoors or out.  We manufacture a complete line of industrial electric vehicles -  burden carriers, stock chasers, personnel carriers, carts, trams, tow tractors and custom vehicles made to your specifications.

Built out of 14 gauge diamond plate, Karrior's body has increased strength and durability. Trans Lectric, the Exclusive manufacturer of Karrior, provides a complete solution for your industrial and commercial material handling needs, including electric vehicles and electric carts custom made for special applications.

Our trained sales staff listens to your specific needs and determines your best cost effective solution. Our engineers design the most reliable electric vehicle solution for your business application. Your electric vehicle is manufactured and delivered to you by Karrior. Karrior Electric Vehicles and Carts have trained sales and service technicians to provide training and installation of your electric vehicle at your business location if necessary.

Golf Cart Repair

We also repair and service all golf carts, NEV's - Neighborhood Electric Vehicles - and GEM Vehicles, including complete refurbishing of your old vehicle with skilled and professional body repairs, motor rebuilds, differential rebuilds, painting, pressure washing, and more. 

Golf cart repairs and  a large variety of small parts for many makes and models of gas and electric golf carts and other vehicles including: Taylor-Dunn, Motrec, EZ-GO, Columbia, Cushman, e-ride, GEM's, NEV's, Nordskog, Club Car, Trans Lectric, Karrior, and Yahama.including complete refurbishing of your old vehicle with skilled and professional body repairs, motor rebuilds, differential rebuilds, painting, pressure washing, and more. We sell golf cart parts and NEV - Neighborhood Electric Vehicles - and GEM Vehicle parts. With over 29 years of experience in the electric vehicle industry, Karrior Electric Vehicles and Carts are "The electric direction to move your business."

Karrior Industrial Electric Vehicles and Trans Lectric look forward to giving you what you need - long lasting, tough, dependable electric vehicles with increased transportation capacity; larger payloads; reliable features and efficient designs.




"We at Leiner Health Products thank Karrior Electric Vehicles for their fast turn around on the repair of our production electric cart. Karrior came to our business an hour after we called, their tech repair person did a diagnostic test on our vehicle, fixed it quickly and they saved us time and money."

Gary D.
Leiner Health Products

"As a contractor for convention centers, your rental fleet was exactly what we wanted. We rented 6 vehicles for one week and we transported hundreds of people comfortably and safely. Thanks Karrior."

Bob K.

"School districts have budgets and cost is a factor. Karrior offered us a 3 month payment plan that suited our budget. Because of that we were able to have our vehicles serviced and buy all the parts we needed."

Kim H.
School Administrator