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Prestolite Electric is a global manufacturer and supplier of alternators, starters, auxiliary electrical equipment and services to the transportation, industrial and military industry. Prestolite has a strong heritage dating back to 1911, and includes the Leece-Neville, Motorola, Butec and Lucas CAV brands, resulting in a long history of engineering excellence and innovative products.


In Europe Prestolite supply to more than 40 OEM’s, in USA we are the dominant supplier to the Bus, truck, refrigeration and military markets, and in China Prestolite is the number one supplier to the domestic bus and coach industry, supplying over 700k units a year.

With manufacturing and distribution locations in the United States, United Kingdom, Europe, China, Canada, Mexico, and Hong Kong; Prestolite Electric provides customers with access to their application needs for products and services under the Prestolite Electric and Leece-Neville brand names. A wide global network of distribution associates facilitates product availability, service support and vehicle electrical education to keep vehicles and equipment in the value added mode for the user.

Please see the Global Locations to access the North America, Europe and China sites to find further product information and technical data to meet today’s vehicle and equipment requirements.

    “It all starts with Prestolite Electric”

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