Extending engine life while meeting the latest emissions regulations and OEM demands are the main focus of a range of new products announced by majors and independents including Pennzoil, PetroCanada, Shell and Petronas.
Petronas has entered the lubes market for hybrid cars as it launches its new Syntium range.
As the Latin American car parc modernises, there's plenty of opportunities for high performance lube producers, according to Lube Report's conference summary
The French oil major is set to reveal a new motorcycle lube made in India for the domestic market as it increases its Technical Centre output. Meanwhile, Petronas is investing in a grab for Indian market share
Malaysian producer increases its holding in Yuchai lubricants JV
Petronas aims to take a 4% share of the market in Australia and New Zealand, but overall Second Half figures look uncertain for the Malaysian major.
Tata Motors Genuine Oil has been launched for Tata's diesel passenger cars.
The Sino-Malaysian venture has opened a new research centre in Guangxi province
Petronas’ scientific team are using Mercedes F1 fuel and lubes technology to meet road car consumer demands.
Chinese lubes firm sees 2013 output increase 11% year-on-year