Car Batteries

Types of car batteries

At Battery Centre, we are capable of fitting a full range of batteries for any vehicle. We stock industry-leading Raylite automotive batteries that carry true nationwide warranties – ensuring that you can have complete peace of mind on the road.

If you’re not sure which type of battery you need for your car, just contact your nearest Battery Centre or use our online Battery Finder tool.

Automotive battery type Features and benefits
Silver Calciumsilver-calcium-raylight 

  • Lead/calcium/silver alloys
  • Maintenance free under normal operating conditions
  • Resistance to overcharge
  • Minimal water loss
  • State of the art technology
  • Low self discharge
  • Low internal resistance
  • Less expensive to operate
  • Higher cold crank rating
  • Suitable for diesel engines
  • Higher energy throughput
  • Higher corrosion resistance
  • Improved safety features
EFB (Enhanced flooded battery)raylight-nano
  • Designed for micro-hybrid (stop/start) vehicles but suitable for all cars on the roads
  • New negative plate additives and new processing techniques for improved charge acceptance
  • Stop/start cycling performance
  • Twice the lifecycle of standard flooded automotive batteries in stop/start conditions
  • High cranking power
  • Fully recyclable
  • Longer lasting, energy saving
  • Will not require maintenance under normal operating conditions
  • 24 month nationwide guarantee
VRLA (valve regulated lead acid or AGM technology)AGM
  • AGM Technology immobilises the acid in the battery
  • High starting currents
  • Extreme vibration resistance for rough terrain
  • Deep cycle applications
  • Stop/start capabilities optimised for micro hybrid vehicles
  • Recyclable
  • Nationwide guarantee
  • Three battery capacities – 70, 80 and 92Ah
  • Spill-proof
  • Ideal for use in diesel vehicles
  • Environmentally friendly