READING, Pennsylvania, November 1, 2022 – EnerSys® (NYSE:ENS), the global leader in energy storage solutions for industrial applications and maker of ODYSSEY® Batteries, is proud to introduce its new ODYSSEY line® Batteries for powersports vehicles at the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX). All three models are considered the most popular sizes for this application and are the first in this group to be available with proprietary TPPL (Thin Plate Pure Lead) technology. All three models will be exhibited at the ODYSSEY® Battery Stand #A1838 November 1-3, 2022 at the Venetian Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada. ODS-AGM14 (group size BTX14), ODS-AGM20L (group size BTX20L) and ODS-AGM30L (group size BTX30L) offer a drop-in fit for seamless installation without accessories and are ideal solutions for a variety of popular vehicle models including Harley-Davidson® Motorcycles and Polaris® All Terrain Vehicles (ATVs). They can also be used in other powersports vehicles including snowmobiles and PWC (Personal Watercraft) applications.
“This year, our exhibition offers AAPEX visitors a first look at three new ODYSSEY models® Batteries designed to withstand the various demanding conditions faced by off-road powersports vehicles,” said Dave McMullen, senior director of global marketing, transportation & specialty at EnerSys. “Operators will now not only enjoy the benefits of our proprietary TPPL technology in the most common battery sizes for these applications, but add the convenience of a drop-in fit for an easier overall installation and transition to an ODYSSEY® Battery powersports model will help improve customer experience.”
In addition to unveiling the company’s new line of powersports batteries, this year’s AAPEX ODYSSEY® Battery level will show the debut of the ODYSSEY® Battery Brand #3 Team Penske INDYCAR Chevrolet. 2021 INDYCAR SERIES Rookie of the Year Scott McLaughlin drove this premium-powered racer to the checkered flag on its debut series appearance at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in July 2022 and continues to lead McLaughlin down the road to victory.
Finally, throughout the duration of the show, several internationally recognized motorsport personalities will make special appearances at ODYSSEY® Battery Stand #A1838 for photo ops and attendee meet-and-greets. Below is the confirmed list of scheduled appearances at the AAPEX Show 2022.
Tuesday, November 1st
2:15 – 3:15 p.m. Richard Petty, NASCAR, Motorsport, International Motorsport and Diecast Hall of Famer
Wednesday, November 2nd
10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Rutledge Wood, car enthusiast and NASCAR analyst for NBC Sports
2:00pm – 3:00pm Austin Cindric, driver of the #2 Ford Mustang for Team Penske
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EnerSys, the global leader in energy storage solutions for industrial applications, manufactures and sells power system solutions and traction batteries, specialty batteries, battery chargers, power supplies, battery accessories and outdoor unit housing solutions to customers worldwide. Power systems that combine enclosure, power conversion, power distribution, and energy storage are used in telecommunications, broadband, utilities, uninterruptible power supplies, and numerous applications. Traction batteries and chargers are used in electric forklifts and other electrically powered industrial vehicles that require stored energy solutions. Specialty batteries are used in aerospace and defense applications, large road trucks, premium automotive, medical and security system applications. EnerSys also provides aftermarket and aftermarket services to its customers in over 100 countries through its sales and manufacturing locations around the world. With the acquisition of NorthStar, EnerSys has solidified its position as the market leader for premium thin-plate pure lead-acid batteries, which are sold in all three business areas. For more information about EnerSys, visit www.enersys.com.
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