New ultra light Rotax battery in stock!
2 March 2012
BRP-Powertrain presented recently a new optional Lithium-iron battery. You can recognized quickly this new battery with this orange top. This battery offers many advantages compared to the standard battery:
LESS WEIGHT: almost 2 kg (4,4 lbs) lighter than a standard acid battery. The total weight of this optional battery is 0,65 kg (1,43 lbs).
EASIER STARTING: Battery delivers enormous starting power
FAST CHARGING: Battery can be charged with the standard lead battery chargers and can be charged in 2 hours using the standard ROTAX battery charger (of faster with chargers with higher charging current).
MOUNTING: Battery fits in the ROTAX MAX battery box and has similar connection points. No additional parts needed to fit the battery.
STORAGE: Battery has a much more self discharging rate compared to lead acid batteries and this is less critical when stored for longer periods.
SAFETY: Battery type (lithium iron phosphate) is widely used in all types of motorsports (motorcycle, rally, touring cars …) FIM (International Motorcycle Federation) has already approved Super B batteries.
Suggested retail price: $389.46
Theses optional batteries are now available.