Exide Technologies Attends Autopromotec 2019 with latest Carbon Boost Batteries


  • Launch of latest Carbon Boost technology in Exide’s Aftermarket EFB and Premium battery ranges for cars, improving lifetime and performance
  • Enhanced accessories and support for workshops
  • Powerful Commercial Vehicle (CV) range extension to optimize customer economies

Gennevilliers, France – April 8, 2019 – Exide Technologies, a global leader in stored energy solutions for the automotive and industrial markets, will be launching its latest generation Carbon Boost battery technology for Light Vehicles when it debuts at this year’s Autopromotec exhibition in Bologna, from 22nd to 26th May.

The company developed the next generation of its innovative, original equipment solution to deliver extra benefits for car drivers whilst complying with stricter technical WLTP (Worldwide harmonized light vehicle Test Protocol) requirements. The new technology will be introduced in both Exide’s Aftermarket EFB and Premium battery ranges for Light Vehicles, further improving product lifetime and performance.

Exide will present its extensive accessories and support workshops to test, charge, select and reinstall batteries; including the innovative EBT965P battery tester for predictive maintenance which is now available for order. For Commercial Vehicles Exide will focus on the new Endurance+PRO GEL, the best-in-class VRLA GEL battery for extreme cycling, and StrongPRO, featuring next-generation HVR and Carbon Boost technologies.

Visitors and customers can gather more information at the welcoming Exide stand in Hall 18, B06.

Trademark notice

Exide, HVR and Carbon Boost are registered trademarks of Exide Technologies. Other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

About Exide Technologies:

Exide Technologies (www.exidegroup.com) is a global provider of stored electrical-energy solutions for the Automotive and industrial markets. Exide’s 130 years of technology innovation combined with operations in more than 80 countries enables the company to deliver compelling solutions for the world’s current and future power needs. Exide produces and recycles a broad range of products, serving the Automotive, Energy Solutions and Motion market segments with battery and energy storage systems and specialty applications for a broad range of industries including: agricultural, automotive, electric, light and heavy-duty truck, marine, materials handling, military, mining, powersport, railroad, security, telecommunications, utility and uninterruptible power supply (UPS), among others. Exide is Powering the World Forward - history and scale combined with a start-up mentality make Exide the right choice for customers who want more than simply a battery supplier.

Media contacts:

Mariola Michalczyk

Content & PR EMEA at Exide Technologies

Tel.: +48 61 87 86 031

E-Mail: [email protected]


Martin Pohl/Jacek Skolimowski

Exide Media Consultants

Tel.: + 49 89 89 50159-0  

E-Mail: [email protected] / [email protected]


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