Exide’s Tudor Brand Wins Battery of the Year at Automechanika Moscow
Gennevilliers, France – (October 4, 2019) – Battery manufacturer Exide Technologies (www.exidegroup.com), a global provider of stored energy solutions, has won for the third time “Battery of the Year” for its lead-acid Tudor battery in the Auto Component of the Year awards at MIMS Automechanika Moscow 2019. The prestigious award confirms Exide’s position at the leading edge of battery technology.
“We’re delighted to receive this important professional award,” said Roman Gerasimov, General Director Russia & Belarus at Exide Technologies. “It recognises the exceptional quality of Exide’s Tudor brand, and it highlights the powerful capabilities and overall reliability of Exide’s manufacturing.”
The Tudor brand, renowned in the battery business for over a century, was acquired by Exide in the 1990s. Earlier this year a survey by Autostat, the automotive research agency, found that Tudor and Exide were among the six best-known battery brands in Russia, with 24 percent naming Tudor and 23 percent naming Exide as the best known brands.
Tudor has an enviable track record at the Auto Component of the Year awards, winning previously in 2016 and 2017. The awards, established in 2011, are an independent professional event recognising the achievements of manufacturers and distributors of automotive components in the Russian market. Winners are chosen by an expert scientific council based on rigorous laboratory testing of the nominated products.
Exide produces its batteries at state-of-the-art factories in Europe, which are some of the most advanced manufacturing facilities in the industry. As an original-equipment manufacturer, Exide works with many of the world’s top automotive companies and invests heavily in research and development.
Exide, Tudor and Exide Technologies are registered trademarks of Exide Technologies.
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.
Pictured above: L–R: Roman Gerasimov, General Director Russia & Belarus “Exide Technology” LLC; Dmitriy Aksenov, Head of Battery Sales Department “Autorus Logistic” (“Voskhod” – a member of GAU Group, distributor of Tudor batteries in Russia ); and Grzegorz Janik, Sales Director Poland.
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