The PowerSport Institute Announces Yuasa Battery as Official Battery Partner

NORTH RANDALL, OH – June 27, 2011 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – The PowerSport Institute (PSI), a leading training school offering comprehensive diploma programs and AAS degrees in powersport technology, is proud to have the support of Yuasa Battery, Inc., a manufacturer of high-quality powersport batteries.

PSI students are taught the fundamentals of battery construction and maintenance as well as how to properly test, charge and install Yuasa Battery’s on the over 400 pieces of powersport equipment available on PSI’s campus. One such unit using a Yuasa Battery is the Sturgis custom chopper-bagger that students are building for the 2011 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally Annual World Championship of Custom Bike Building competition which takes place on Main Street, August 8-14, in Sturgis, S.D.

“It’s a pleasure working with companies that care about the future of our industry and can support the success of our students,” said Bernie Thompson, campus director, PSI. Batteries are an essential component to powersport vehicle electrical systems, and we appreciate Yuasa supplying PSI with over 300 batteries for our students to use as training aids while conducting electrical system testing.”

About The PowerSport Institute
The PowerSport Institute is dedicated to providing premier technical training by pursuing industry alliances, providing outstanding training equipment and focusing on the needs of students. For more information, contact PSI at 800.322.7000 or visit Follow PSI on Twitter and Facebook and visit their YouTube page at

About Yuasa
Yuasa Battery Inc., established in 1979 and headquartered in Laureldale, Pa., is one of the largest North American manufacturers, distributors and OE suppliers of batteries and related accessories to the powersports industry. For additional information, visit