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CTEK Will Launch New Barrett-Jackson Branded Battery Charger at Prestigious Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction January 12-19

Twinsburg, OhioCTEK, a leader in smart charging battery systems, will launch the CTEK_BJ_RGB_LROfficial Barrett-Jackson Powered by CTEK Battery Charger and Maintainer at the Barrett-Jackson Auction Company Scottsdale Auction scheduled from January 12-19, 2014.  CTEK is one of a handful of elite companies with an official licensing agreement with Barrett-Jackson and will be onsite for the event in the sponsor pavilion.

The Official Barrett-Jackson Powered by CTEK Battery Charger and Maintainer, is a fully automatic 8-step charger that maximizes battery life and performance. The charger can solve a broad range of battery-related problems and is the perfect charger and maintainer for collector car owners with exacting demands. The Official Barrett-Jackson Powered by CTEK Battery Charger and Maintainer delivers selectable 0.8 A or 4.3 A to 12 V batteries from 1.2–110 Ah and is suitable for maintenance charging up to 160 Ah.

“We are excited about our partnership with Barrett-Jackson Auction Company and for the opportunity to participate in their prestigious event in Scottsdale,” said Ken Palmman, general manager, CTEK Power Inc. “We look forward to providing more information to Barrett-Jackson clients and answering their questions about our new charger.”

In addition, Valerie Thompson, the CTEK Power Inc. sponsored owner/driver of Valerie Thompson Racing (VTR), will be making celebrity appearances at the CTEK exhibit in the sponsor pavilion during the auction week and attendees will get a chance to see her BMW racing bike there. Thompson is a five-time motorcycle land speed record holder and racing team owner.

The Barrett-Jackson 43rd Annual Scottsdale Auction is being held at the all-new facility at WestWorld of Scottsdale. Barrett-Jackson’s historic auction week attracts top car aficionados and collectors with some of the world’s most valuable collectible and coveted vehicles.

The Official Barrett-Jackson Powered by CTEK Battery Charger and Maintainer comes with a five year warranty and will be available during the Scottsdale Auction. It is also available at the Barrett-Jackson website at www.barrett-jackson.com or through CTEK at www.smartercharger.com/barrett-jackson.

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Search Auto Parts – 12/26/2013

SearchAutoParts_BJOfficial Barrett-Jackson Battery Charger and Maintainer Powered by CTEK Now Available

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Performance Business – 12/21/2013

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Auto Service World – 12/20/2013

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Aftermarket Press – 12/17/2013

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The Official Barrett-Jackson Battery Charger and Maintainer Powered by CTEK is Now Available

Twinsburg, OhioCTEK, a leader in smart charging battery systems, announced today the availability of a new branded battery charger CTEK_BJ_RGB_LRthrough the acclaimed Barrett-Jackson Auction Company. The Official Barrett-Jackson Battery Charger and Maintainer Powered by CTEK is a fully automatic 8-step charger that maximizes battery life and performance. The charger can solve a broad range of battery-related problems and is the perfect charger for classic car owners with exacting demands.

Craig Jackson, chairman and CEO of Barrett-Jackson states, “I have used these battery chargers for my personal collection of cars and by far they are the best product out in the marketplace today.  We are proud to be associated with CTEK.”

This new charger offers many features such as battery analyze that shows if a battery can receive and retain a charge, and a special reconditioning function that restores stratified and deeply discharged batteries. It also has a unique maintenance charging mode, a mode for optimized charging during cold winter days and for charging demanding AGM batteries. The unique display allows users to follow the entire charging process.

“We are excited to work with the prestigious Barrett-Jackson Auction Company on this versatile charger,” said Ken Palmman, general manager, CTEK Power Inc. “Our state-of-the-art technology gives consumers the power they need to take charge of their batteries, especially automotive enthusiasts and collector car owners.”

The Official Barrett-Jackson Battery Charger and Maintainer delivers selectable 0.8 A or 4.3 A to 12 V batteries from 1.2–110 Ah and is suitable for maintenance charging up to 160 Ah. The charger is splash and dust proof, designed to protect vehicle electronics and non-sparking, reverse polarity protected and short-circuit proof.

The Official Barrett-Jackson Battery Charger and Maintainer sells for $119.99 (U.S.) and comes with a five year warranty. It is available at the Barrett-Jackson website at www.barrett-jackson.com or through the CTEK website at www.smartercharger.com/barrett-jackson.

CTEK, a leader in smart charging battery systems, announced today the availability of a new branded battery charger through the acclaimed Barrett-Jackson Auction Company. The Official Barrett-Jackson Battery Charger and Maintainer Powered by CTEK is a fully automatic 8-step charger that maximizes battery life and performance. The charger can solve a broad range of battery-related problems and is the perfect charger for classic car owners with exacting demands.

Craig Jackson, chairman and CEO of Barrett-Jackson states, “I have used these battery chargers for my personal collection of cars and by far they are the best product out in the marketplace today.  We are proud to be associated with CTEK.”

This new charger offers many features such as battery analyze that shows if a battery can receive and retain a charge, and a special reconditioning function that restores stratified and deeply discharged batteries. It also has a unique maintenance charging mode, a mode for optimized charging during cold winter days and for charging demanding AGM batteries. The unique display allows users to follow the entire charging process.

“We are excited to work with the prestigious Barrett-Jackson Auction Company on this versatile charger,” said Ken Palmman, general manager, CTEK Power Inc. “Our state-of-the-art technology gives consumers the power they need to take charge of their batteries, especially  automotive enthusiasts and collector car owners.”

The Official Barrett-Jackson Battery Charger and Maintainer delivers selectable 0.8 A or 4.3 A to 12 V batteries from 1.2–110 Ah and is suitable for maintenance charging up to 160 Ah. The charger is splash and dust proof, designed to protect vehicle electronics and non-sparking, reverse polarity protected and short-circuit proof.

The Official Barrett-Jackson Battery Charger and Maintainer sells for $119.99 (U.S.) and comes with a five year warranty. It is available at the Barrett-Jackson website at www.barrett-jackson.com or through the CTEK website at www.smartercharger.com/barrett-jackson. 

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PWA – 10/1/2013

PWA_BarrettJacksonCTEK Will Launch New Barrett-Jackson Branded Battery Charger at Prestigious Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction January 12-19

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CTEK’s Record Breaking Big Toe Motorcycle SOLD for $80,000 at the Barrett-Jackson Auction on SPEED TV

Car aficionados from around the world gathered in Scottsdale, Arizona for the 2011 world renowned Barrett-Jackson Auction. It was a high-energy, jam-packed event featuring some of the most unique vehicles on the market. Broadcasted live on SPEED TV, CTEK Smarter Charger’s Big Toe, the 6-year Guinness Book of World Records holder for Tallest Rideable Motorcycle, went up for auction. After an exciting exchange among bidders, Big Toe was sold for $80,000. Congratulations to Big Toe’s new owner.  If you missed the event, take a look at all the great footage below.

To see where CTEK Smarter Charger will appear next, check out our events page HERE.

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CTEK’s Big Toe: The World’s Tallest Motorcycle Featured at the Barrett-Jackson Auction on SPEED TV

CTEK’s Big Toe, the 6-year Guinness Book of World Records holder for Tallest Rideable Motorcycle, powered by a 12 cylinder 300hp Jaguar engine, is up for bidding Saturday January 22, 2011 at the Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Arizona Auction.  If you would like to watch the auction from home, tune in from 5-7pm MST that Saturday to the SPEED TV Channel to catch all the action.  If you end up coming to the auction in person be sure to check out the CTEK Booth: #18J or visit lot 1287 to see and bid on Big Toe.

“Big Toe is one of the most unique motorcycles ever built. Hand crafted by Tom Wilberg of Sweden, Big Toe was designed and assembled in Sweden over more than five years. Big Toe has won numerous awards and recognitions over the years, the most prestigious being the 1999 recognition as the World’s Tallest Rideable Motorcycle certified and published by the Guinness Book of World Records. CTEK Smarter Battery Charger Big Toe Guinness CertificateIn addition to appearances in Swedish TV and media, Big Toe has appeared in newspapers, magazines and TV news shows around the US. Big Toe was the center attraction during the 2006-2007 Advanstar’s International Motorcycle Shows, visiting 13 major US cities. Big Toe stands 7.5′ tall and over 16′ long, weighs over 3,600lbs on top of Firestone Champion tires that are more than 5′ in diameter. Big Toe has a 2-pump custom hydraulic system that operates the suspension and steering. The engine is a 1975 vintage Type E Jaguar SOHC, 2-valve, 60 degree, 300hp, 5.3L 12 cylinder. Intake comes from 45mm twin choke Weber carburetors. A custom stainless muffler system handles the exhaust. Big Toe has an added rack system mounted on the tail spoiler with saddlebag fitted with TV monitors. The dashboard includes a built in CD/DVD system.”

CTEK Smarter Battery Charger is excited to be part of the Barrett-Jackson auction.

“In honor of the city’s oldest, largest and best auction, Scottsdale Mayor, W. J. Lane, has officially declared January 17 – 23, 2011,  ‘Barrett-Jackson Week’ in honor of the company’s 40th Annual Collector Car Auction taking place the same days. The event has become a fixture in the state and region over the past four decades, attracting more than 200,000 visitors annually from all 50 states and numerous foreign countries, resulting in a more than $90 million impact on the local economy (not including automobile sales), and raising millions of dollars for local charities.”

Be sure to visit the Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction site HERE and don’t forget to check out more information about this event and our others on our Trade Show and Events page HERE.

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