Exide Technologies Launches GNB Marathon FPX Premium Flat Plate Battery for Motive Power Applications

Exide Technologies has released the availability of the GNB Marathon FPX Premium Flat Plate battery for motive power applications. The Marathon FPX is available for purchase through Exide authorized GNB-branded product dealers across North America.

The Marathon FPX flat plate battery is designed for medium-to heavy-duty industrial use and designed for opportunity charging applications. Significant investments in process enhancements and a new flat plate grid design ensure the Marathon FPX delivers premium performance and extended durability. Designed to increase productivity and battery life, the Marathon FPX has the industry leading flat plate cycle performance (1,600 or 5 years) warranty.

“The Marathon FPX provides exceptional value to end users,” said Ted Becker, Senior Vice President, Sales, Marketing and Service for Exide Technologies. “Supported by an industry-leading, 1,600 cycle warranty, this new product is an attractive alternative to competitive flat plate designs. The FPX offers opportunity charging capabilities, enhanced durability and reliable power to lift trucks operating in the demanding material handling and warehousing industries.”