sylvania: advancing light
the sylvania powersport brand, owned by ledvance, includes innovative headlights that deliver energy savings, reduce environmental impact, and provide operational cost savings to end users. innovation drives sylvania growth and enables the brand to maintain a strong patent portfolio of cutting-edge light bulb solutions. behind the sylvania brand is the knowledge that the right sylvania headlights solution can make people feel safer and more comfortable. whatever the need, customers can depend on sylvania for the ideal lighting solution to meet their atv, motorcycle, and snowmobile headlight bulb replacement requirements.
performance at the speed of light
sylvania powersport bulbs have been synonymous with lighting innovation for more than a century, delivering one of the best headlights in quality and dependability and building a trustworthy reputation. sylvania produces straightforward, efficient, and easy-to-install products with proven quality perfectly matched to everyday requirements. from sylvania led bulbs to standard sylvania headlight bulbs, across product lines such as long life, silverstar, syled, xtravision, and zevo, the complete line of sylvania products delivers unparalleled levels of performance to any modern lighting application.
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improving the light around you
in north america, the sylvania leadership is a result of a proud legacy of over 100 years of lighting experience and paves the way for future success. over the years, the company has changed to reflect the markets they serve and the customers they reach. through this time of change and discovery, one thing has remained constant—a belief that their ideas can make a difference in every person’s life and that their products reflect a commitment to making their world more comfortable and more imaginative. their products are designed to save energy, improve the quality of light, and meet sustainability goals.
a century of illumination
in 1901, frank poor began a small company that renewed burned-out light bulbs by buying old bulbs, cutting off the glass tips, replacing the filaments, and resealing the bulb. by 1909, poor and his brother were running hygrade incandescent lamp company selling new carbon-filament and tungsten filament light bulbs. in 1931 hygrade merged with another company to form the hygrade sylvania corporation. the company sold lamps under the hygrade name, and radio tubes under the sylvania name. in the 1940s and 1950s, the company witnessed enormous growth, as new plants were opened. in 1959, sylvania merged with general telephone and became known as general telephone & electronics and later, gte. in the 1970s and 1980s, the division gradually moved out of consumer electronics. in recent decades, the company developed bulbs with longer life, better light, and greater energy efficiency.
light defines how you see the world
sylvania is redefining the role of light in a connected world that crosses borders, geographies, and cultures, and links everyone together. they are advancing light by developing new technologies that offer unlimited potential in how light impacts their customers’ lives and how they control their environment.