Justin Carroll-Most Improved Driver


Charlotte, NC  7th March 2018

Justin Carroll, Driver of the IBCI Sponsored Late Model Stock Car has been named MOST IMPROVED DRIVER 2017.

On March 5th, 2018 Speed51.com announced The 51’s Most Improved and comeback Driver of the Year. The IBCI sponsored car driver, Justin Carroll was named Most Improved Driver, recognized for improvements made in short track racing during the 2017 season.

According to the article:
“Short track racers are always trying to improve the performance behind the wheel of a race car. Every thousandth of a second matters and can be the difference when the checkered flag waves. According to race fans, no driver improved more during the 2017 season than Late Model Stock Car driver Justin Carroll.

Carroll turned heads when he scored his first career CARS Tour victory in the Throwback 276 event at the legendary Hickory Motor Speedway (NC). In addition to his CARS Tour win, Carroll also picked up a trio of victories in local Late Model competition at Hickory.

Overall, Carroll’s performance in 2017 was head and shoulders better than it was during the 2016 season.”

Always being honored was Tim McCreadle, who was named Comeback Driver of The Year. Read the full article at:


Industrial Battery and Charger, Inc. congratulates Justin Carroll for his hard work and well-deserved success!


Industrial Battery & Charger, Inc. (IBCI) was founded on the fundamental principle that providing a premium product at a competitive price, representing it with honesty and integrity and backing it with a commitment to customer satisfaction is the only way to serve our customers,” shared Poston. Over the past 40 years, IBCI has grown to the largest independent, family owned distributor of industrial batteries and chargers in the United States.

The founder of Industrial Battery & Charger, Inc., Terry K. Earnhardt, has over 49 years of experience in the industry, and still serves as President and CEO. His sons, Keith and Tim Earnhardt joined the company in 1992. The siblings learned the business from the ground up and currently serve as Secretary/Treasurer and Executive Vice President, respectively. Terry Earnhardt shared, “Service is what we built the business on.”

With 13 sales and service centers, Industrial Battery & Charger, Inc. is a dominant force in the motive and stationary battery and charger industry in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia. IBCI employs over 200 associates, with over 60 certified service technicians, and daily deploys over 75 mobile service vehicles. IBCI services all brands of motive and stationary power equipment. IBCI is a distributor for Enersys®, Douglas Battery®, BHS® and Battery Watering Technologies®.