Suhail Bahwan Automobiles LLC is the Exclusive & Official Distributor of DETA Batteries from Exide Technologies in the Sultanate of Oman. The two groups started their cooperation recently in July 2017 and envisage expanding their collaboration to new heights.

The brand DETA was founded in 1949 in Germany and was subsequently acquired by Exide Technologies (US) in 1997. The brand has a very strong presence and is distributed in more than 60 countries in Europe, Middle East and Africa.

The brand DETA covers batteries of different applications and also brings to the forefront   batteries with advanced technology such as AGM and EFB for Start Stop applications in Light Vehicles and HVR (High Vibration resistant) batteries in commercial range for the Oman market. DETA Batteries have very strong presence and high coverage in Light Vehicle and Commercial Vehicle segment in Transportation Aftermarket Europe. Around 98% of the light vehicle park in Transportation Aftermarket Europe uses Exide Technologies Battery Brands and 95% of the Commercial vehicle park in Transportation Aftermarket Europe uses Exide Technologies Battery Brands.

Exide Technologies, with operations in more than 80 countries and more than 125 years of history, is one of the world’s largest producers and recyclers of lead-acid batteries. Exide Technologies has set up a new state of the art Battery Manufacturing Facility in National Industries Park (Technopark), Dubai, UAE as part of its commitment to deliver superior products and services to its clients and end users in  the MENA region, with focused approach  to GCC markets. 

Exide Technologies develops state-of-the-art energy storage solutions for the automotive and industrial market.  Leading car, truck and lift truck manufacturers trust in Exide Technologies as an original equipment supplier. Exide Transportation manufactures batteries for light and commercial vehicles, as well as agricultural and marine leisure applications.

Exide’s engineers have always been at the forefront of bringing important innovations to the industry.  Exide’s ISO/TS-certified manufacturing facilities ensure that customers receive products that are produced with maximum efficiency and fulfill the highest quality standards, while minimizing impact on the environment.