Interstate Batteries

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A retail location in Hillsboro, Oregon

Interstate Battery System of America, Inc., a.k.a. Interstate Batteries, is a privately owned company that markets automotive batteries manufactured by Johnson Controls through independent distributors to more than 200,000 automotive shops worldwide.[citation needed] The company is based in Dallas, Texas. IBSA also markets marine/RV, motorcycle, lawn and garden, and other lines of batteries in the starting, lighting and ignition (SLI) markets.

Its retail stores, the Interstate All Battery Centers, are the second-largest[citation needed] chain of franchised retail battery stores.

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Interstate Batteries is a sponsor for the Joe Gibbs Racing NASCAR team. Notable drivers that have run the company's sponsors have been Bobby Labonte, Dale Jarrett, and Kyle Busch. In 2010, the company sponsoring NHRA Pro Stock driver Mike Edwards.

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