Universal Technical Institute and Interstate Batteries renew alliance for five more years

Universal Technical Institute, the transportation, skilled trades, and energy education division of Universal Technical Institute, Inc., has announced the five-year renewal of its alliance with Interstate Batteries, a leading automotive replacement battery brand.

Since the relationship’s inception in 2018, Interstate Batteries has become the exclusive battery used in all UTI automotive, diesel, and marine technician training programs. In this renewed partnership, Interstate Batteries will continue to provide state-of-the-industry technology and products to empower UTI students throughout their education. Interstate Batteries will also sponsor uniform shirts for students, share product information on UTI’s app for students—UTI Go—and support the creation of training videos featuring Interstate Batteries as part of its efforts to foster a first-class educational environment for tomorrow’s technicians.

Tracy Lorenz, UTI Division President, said:“Interstate’s role as a preferred vendor and industry partner ensures our students have access to top resources, enabling us to help prepare students for the workforce and address the evolving needs of the automotive industry.”

Lain Hancock, CEO of Interstate Batteries, said: “Auto techs are essential to our economy and we are happy to support the next generation of techs by providing them with the Outrageously Dependable Interstate Batteries they need,”