LAS VEGAS. Exide unveiled a new battery designed to provide 1000 CCA (cold cranking amps) as well as a new case and cover this week at the Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week show here.

The Extreme Power 1000 also provides 200 RC (reserve capacity) minutes. Made of silver alloy cast positive grids, double insulated glass mat lined separator envelopes, Stabl-Lok Plus epoxy anchor bonding, and reinforced case and cover with an easy to carry handle, the battery comes with a 24-month free nationwide replacement warranty.

The battery is made with recycled lead and plastic and is recyclable at the end of its service life.

Exide also showed a new case and cover for its Group 31 flooded products. The new products offer a spill-proof manifold cover design, suitcase handle and side grips for easy installation, and differentiated versions for the aftermarket and original equipment/original equipment supplier customers.