PRI 2015

WE’RE HEADING BACK TO PRI!

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Indianapolis here we come, and we’re bringing a few surprises.

As the weather turns cold in much of the country, the automotive performance world is heating up for the annual Performance Racing Industry show. Held each year in Indianapolis, a Graceland for gear heads, the PRI show is December 10-12 at the Indiana Convention Center and features everything needed to go fast. XS Power Batteries will be on hand with some exciting new products, as well as John “Baron” Gentry’s Cutlass from the Discovery Channel show, “Street Outlaws”. PRI is an industry show that brings the most brilliant and talented individuals together. Come see us in Indy, and be sure to watch the XS Power social media outlets for all of the amazing things to be seen at the show.

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Be sure to come by booth to see what’s new for 2016!

 

SEMA 2015 Wrap Up

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It was another banner year for the SEMA show in Las Vegas, Nevada! As one of the largest automotive trade shows on the planet, SEMA quite literally had it all! XS Power Batteries doubled down with two booth locations and we were barely able to scratch the surface of all there was to see and do at the show. We want to thank all of our good friends that were able to come by and see us and make the show such a great success for everyone involved. Check out some of the vehicles we were able to see, and start making your plans to be in Las Vegas next November for the SEMA show 2016! Check out all of the highlights from this year!

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We’re already planning next year’s big announcements! See you there.

Throwdown in K-Town!

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On October 23rd and 24th, the fastest Outlaw 275 Drag Radial cars in the world are coming to Knoxville to fight it out for cash and prizes at the XS Power Throwdown in K-Town!  Proudly sponsored by XS Power, the Throwdown in K-Town will be held in beautiful Maynardville, Tennessee at the Knoxville Dragway and feature Lyons Custom Motorsports Outlaw 275 Guaranteed $5000 to the winner, HD Performance and Parts Radial Renegade Guaranteed $5000 to the winner, Adams Automotive and Performance Street Bandit, Stick, and Stock as well as 4,70. 5.30. 6.0. and 7.0 classes.  Such racer’s as Tim Kincaid, Mustang Mike Modeste, and David “Little Evil” Pearson will put bragging rights on the line to prove who’s fastest through the 1/8th mile.

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XS Power will be on hand to offer support for racers, and the opportunity to test 12, 14, and 16 volt batteries for the quickest setup. Be sure to follow XS Power Batteries Throwdown In K-Town presented by Clapp It Up Promotions on Facebook, and as always Twitter and Instagram for all of the action.

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Slamology 2015

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June 12-14, XS Power will be reaching all new lows with our friends at Slamology in Indianapolis, Indiana. Held at Lucas Oil Raceway, Slamology offers show classes for Hot Rods, Imports, Low Riders, Mini Trucks, VW’s, 4×4’s, and Motorcycles.  With a HUGE display at this year’s event, XS Power staff will be available to answer questions, and share our years of experience in the electrical field.  Team XS Power members will also be on hand to show off the real power and unreal performance of XS Power in their custom builds.

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For more show information, or to register your vehicle, check out slamology.com  Come see us at Slamology 2015 and be sure the follow XS Power on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Tag us at #xspower.

Goodguys 10th Nashville Nationals

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The 10th Goodguys Nashville Nationals gets rolling this morning and after last night’s events, it’s shaping up to be another amazing show. If you’re in the area, be sure to stop by and checkout all of the incredible cars!

LP Field, Tennessee Titan Stadium
1 Titans Way, Nashville, TN 37213

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Mini Truckin’ Nationals

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XS Power is thrilled to partner with the Mini Truckin’ Nationals to give away our XP750-CK auxiliary battery and install kit to one lucky participant. Trucks with bags, hydraulics, big stereos, lots of lights, or any electrical accessories need all the battery power they can get! With the XP750 battery an additional 750 amps and 22 amp hours can easily be hidden nearly anywhere!

21st Annual Southeast Mini Truckin’ Nationals is held in the beautiful Maggie Valley, North Carolina, April 25-26 2015. This is a show you do not want to miss with over 300 trucks and cars gathered in the valley. The show gives registrants and spectators the ability to check out some of the nicest and over the top vehicles from all around the southeast and surrounding states. With the “TOP 50” the “FAB 5” and the other 15 specialty awards up for grabs it is sure to bring out the best of the best. Stick around after the show for a cruise and drag session down the main streets of Maggie Valley. We choose XS Power for our rides because if you want to be the best you have to start with the best.

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Carbon 14 – ’37 Ford Woody

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Congratulations to ProRides on the Pirelli Great 8 finish at the 2015 Detroit Autorama! Each year, hundreds of the most amazing custom cars on the planet are narrowed down to an extraordinary 8 finalists, of which, the winner of the coveted, Ridler award is chosen. All of the cars in competition are amazing works of art, and those that make the final selection are truly in a league all their own. The ProRides ’37 Ford Woody “Carbon 14” brought amazing elements of both metal and woodwork to this year’s Autorama.

 

At ProRides, we always choose XS Power because no matter how harsh the conditions, they work, period. The array of sizes, amps, and mounting orientation fits any need we have ever encountered for a battery. Combine those qualities with the great team of people at XS and it’s a combo no competitor can beat!

Mike Terzich – Pro Rides Owner — Pittsburgh, PA.
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SPECIAL THANKS

Mike Terziche(ProRides) – Owner
Clay Cook(C. Cook Enterprises) – Overall Build, Custom Valve Covers, Air Cleaners and Logo Badges
Gary Ragle(Ragle Design) – Design, Illustration, 3D Data, Reverse-engineering and Rapid Prototyping

PARTNERS/FEATURES

Advanced Plating – all custom plating
American Autowire – custom, nostalgia cloth/lacquer wiring kit
ARP – all stainless fasteners
BF Goodrich – tires
Billet Specialties – one-off Ragle Design wheels and custom billet parts
Borgeson – universal steering components
Classic Instruments – custom gauges
Cutter’s Custom Stichin’ – upholstery
Hercules Motor Car Company – woodwork
JL Audio – all audio components
Kooks Custom Headers – one off stainless headers, exhaust and mufflers
Legens Hot Rods – custom stainless grille
PPG Aerospace – desothane buffable clear top-coat for all wood
Prtech Composites – custom carbon fiber inlays and parts
Retrofit Source – hid projectors, bulbs, ballast and igniter
Ride Tech – coil overs
Roadster Shop – custom chassis featuring narrowed front and rear suspension
Roush Performance Products – 427ci, fuel-injected, 525hp, small-block Ford
Vintage Air – AC
Wilwood Brakes – 6 piston calipers with 14″ two-piece rotors
Winter Performance Products – Championship 9″ rear end
XS Power Batteries – Batteries, battery mounts, cable

Visit GoProRides.com
Visit ProRides on Facebook

Lokar Inc.

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One of our newest manufacturing partners, Lokar, is a Knoxville based manufacturer of extremely high quality shifters, pedal assemblies, throttle assemblies, and much more for hot rods, custom cars, and race cars.

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Not only does XS Power work closely with Lokar on developing new and exciting products but we are also the battery of choice for owner Skip Walls’ personal race cars. Lokar’s slogan is “Quality…Plain & Simple”, and there’s no doubt on the quality on anything Lokar does, but Skip’s cars are anything but simple.  From the most sophisticated Racepak data systems, to the MSD Power Grid, these cars take a lot of battery power to get them down the track…XS Power is more than up to the challenge. We’re proud to be Lokar’s battery choice on these gorgeous cars, and many of their other projects and always excited to see what we can collectively come up with.

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SBN 2015

Well, Spring Break Nationals has come and gone once again, and it was amazing. Thanks to everyone who made it out!

XS Power is excited to be a part of the 28th Spring Break Nationals from March 20-23 at the Ocean Center in beautiful Daytona Beach, Florida! With SBN just a week and a half away, we are getting very excited and truly hope to see you all there!

Spring Break Nationals have long been a fantastic showcase of the best builders, installers, and manufacturers in the industry, and this year promises to be no exception. an XS Power is a proud sponsor of the Installer 5K, where dealers compete with their own custom vehicles for up to $5,000 in cash prizes. Our expert staff will be on hand to answer all battery and install questions as well as cheer on our Team XS Power competitors! Be sure to look for the XS Power Team shirts the competitors will be wearing. We’re angling for a black out this year!

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Don’t forget to get the official SBN 2015 T-shirt, sponsored by XSP. We look forward to see everyone in Daytona Beach!

 

www.springbreaknationals.com

CES 2015

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Well CES 2015 has come and gone and it was amazing again this year! Thanks

to everyone we met, and those able to make it by the booth. We had a great

time. See you next year.

 

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Day 4 is starting shortly and we can’t wait to get rolling!

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Just few more really impressive showings from yesterday before we get today

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DAY 3:

Day 3 is up and running! You can really see just about everything here at CES 2015.

Oh yeah, and this is happening a lot.

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Never really get tired of seeing the models, I must say.

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Apparently Panasonic are giving out free hair cuts?!?

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There are also an awful lot of these everywhere!

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And these!

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And of course a ton of these, but there is only “World’s Largest”. Watch out for

the phone case guys, they are also everywhere.

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And there’s even Super Heros!

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DAY 2:

Nikon was also very impressive with their 360 Project!

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Kicker always make an impressive showing and this year is no different. The

bass table/ping pong is both fun and impressive. As always, Kicker displays

and demo vehicles are powered by XS Power.

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DAY 1:

Day one is in the books, and it was amazing! Hoping day 2 is as great.

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The new booth really came together!

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There is always so much amazing automotive, electronic and tech innovations

to see at CES, and 2015 is no different!

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Chris even had a few minutes to get out of the booth to get a glimpse of

everything CES 2015.

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Oh yeah, and Ally is here!

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Just a little clean up final setup before the doors open.

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It looks like there will be plenty of eye candy again this year! Just one quick peek!

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Hello Vegas! Only one day left until CES 2015 starts!

 

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Don’t forget, if you’re here, stop by to see what we have coming in 2015!

 

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And Ally!!!

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Plus, look what we saw on the way in from the parking lot this morning!

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Hair Trick Tuesdays!

 

#HairTrickTuesday is a new, once a week thing we’ll be posting for the next little while! If you have good pics you’d like to submit, please do and be sure to include #HairTrickTuesday in the subject line. Who knows, it might get you some XS Power gear!

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#HairTrickTuesday! Trinidad and Tobago is representing! Team XS Power member Fawwaz Ali comes though with the major trick video!

Be sure to check out Fawwaz’s team page at here.

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PRI 2014

 

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We’ve wrapped another great PRI Show and made it home. Big thanks to everyone that stopped by and helped to make this year’s show a huge success.

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DAY 2

Day 1 is in the books and was a blast(so was last night) and day 2 is underway! If you’re here, stop by booth #3621 in the Yellow Hall.

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Today is PRI 2014 opening day, come by and see what XS Power has going on for 2015 and beyond.

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Hello Indianapolis! We made it and the show starts tomorrow.

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On the road to PRI 2014. The show starts Thursday, see you there!

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That’s right, PRI 2014 is almost here! If you’re not already planning on being there, and you’re in the Indianapolis area next week, stop by and see what we’ve been up to all year, all that we have new for 2015 and even take a look at what our Trusted Partners have been up to as well. Be sure to check back throughout the week for updates and special. See you there!

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SEMA 2014

 

We’ve wrapped another one, and SEMA 2014 was a huge success and an incredible experience. XS Power and Street Outlaws would like to thank you for being a part of it.

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We debuted our new booth and some new products…

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Had Ally on hand signing posters…

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And these guys even showed up from time to time!

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The fourth and final day of SEMA 2014 is upon us and it’s been amazing again this year. Today is also the last day to enter for your chance to win one of our new XS Power T’s

 

Be sure to stop by the booth this afternoon to meet, get yourself an autograph and maybe even a picture with the guys from Discovery Channel’s STREET OUTLAWS! Check back shortly for more updates and tons of photos.

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Day 3 of SEMA 2014 is under way and just in case you’re not able to make it to the show to see what’s new for 2015, here’s a peek at one of our new product offerings for 2015! And don’t forget to enter for your chance to win a new XS Power T!

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Day 2 of SEMA 2014 is just about ready to kick off and we’re already getting winning entries for our new XS Power T’s give away! Be sure to enter for your chance to win!

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Well, SEMA 2014 is fast underway and it’s already turning out to be amazing again this year! We will be posting live from the show, so check back through the week. If you’re in the Vegas area or already here at SEMA, come by and say hi and grab some freebies!

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Don’t forget to enter to win an XS Power t-shirt. We will be giving shirts away everyday this week, starting today!

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So, SEMA 2014 is almost upon us again and we are excited to announce that we are wildly expanding the XS Power experience for this year’s show! Come by and see what’s new for 2015 and beyond in the North Hall, booth #11633. Check back for updates throughout the show.