Deerfield Beach, FL. (April 29, 2021) – Mobility solutions innovation leader, Pylon Manufacturing Corporation, introduces the compact yet powerful, Michelin High-Capacity Jump Starter and Power Bank.
Designed for on-the-go use, the Michelin High-Capacity Jump Starter and Power Bank sports a sleek and portable design, with detachable jumper cables, making it easy to store until needed. It features simplified capabilities to jump start gas and diesel engines independent of another vehicle, to get you quickly back on the road after the unexpected happens. While giving your battery a boost, simultaneously fast charge USB-C and USB-A powered mobile devices through the power bank.
Additional roadside safety support is available through a built-in energy-efficient flashlight for under-the-hood visibility, that also functions as an emergency light to signal other drivers. Engineered with Safe Jump Technology™, the product alerts users of errors with a red light and chime to ensure spark-proof jumping.
The Michelin High-Capacity Jump Starter and Power Bank is compatible with 4, 6 and 8-cylinder vehicles with a 12-volt battery.
“We aim to create high-quality automotive solutions that drivers can rely on,” said Mike Fretwell, President of Pylon. “We are excited to introduce this durable, versatile product, made with roadside safety in mind.”
Available online at Costco or www.michelin-lifestyle.com/safetyzone, the Michelin High-Capacity Jump Starter and Power Bank features:
C-UL-US listed jump starter kit to allow drivers to revive car batteries without outside assistance
A long-lasting power bank with advanced 3Cell Powerpack Lithium-Ion 10,000 mAh high capacity battery to provide a reliable, high-powered boost and expanded charging capabilities
Safe Jump™ technology to alert users when an error is made while jump-starting
TempX™ protective cover allows for jump starting our vehicle in any weather
Built in LED flashlight
A set of detachable Safe Jump™ cables for increased portability
Deerfield Beach, FL., (March 31, 2021) - Pylon Manufacturing, an industry leader in mobility solutions in the automotive aftermarket, today announced the appointment of Michael Fretwell to President. Fretwell assumed the position on March 1.
“Mike brings a track record of industry accomplishment and deep expertise to his new role as President”, said Gary Cohen, CEO of Qualitor, Inc. “He will be an invaluable asset in driving our mission to be the preferred branded global market leader of vehicle visibility solutions."
Fretwell brings more than two decades of experience in sales, marketing and product development. He previously served as Chief Marketing Officer at Pylon, where he drove the expansion of retailers and led the company’s launch of several new innovative products and initiatives, including the first-ever BFGoodrich® Off Road Wiper Blades and the industry’s first real-time fitment solution.
As President, Fretwell will lead the strategy and execution of Pylon's business development and growth while building upon the company’s tradition of more than 50 years of consistent quality.
“I’m looking forward to the opportunity to lead our Pylon team as we continue our focus of bringing technologically-advanced products from concept to retail shelves,” Fretwell said.
Before his time at Pylon, Fretwell assumed roles of varying responsibilities at Nabisco and Newell Brands/Jarden Consumer Solutions. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Tennessee-Knoxville in political science and is a U.S. Army veteran.