ExxonMobil Lubricants has announced the introduction of Mobil Super 1000 Diesel 15W-40 for diesel variants of hatchbacks, sedans, SUVs and vans. The premium mineral engine oil is designed to provide a high level of protection and performance to vehicles. Mobil Super 1000 Diesel 15W-40 also meets or exceeds the toughest industry standards such as API… continue reading.
Gulf Oil Lubricants India Limited, which is part of the Hinduja Group, has entered into a strategic tie-up with Bajaj Auto. Under this strategic tie-up, Gulf Oil will manufacture Bajaj Genuine Oil in their state-of-the-art manufacturing facility and distribute these lubricants in Bajaj Auto’s dealer network as well as tap into the bazaar market through… continue reading.
Tata Motors and Castrol have signed a new Strategic Partnership Agreement that will see the two companies working closer together. Castrol is a major supplier, approved by Tata Motors Passenger Vehicle Division to provide the entire range of lubricants including engine oils, gear oils, transmission fluids and ancillary products. Tata Motors and Castrol have a… continue reading.
The global lubricants manufacturer, Castrol has launched the first ‘Eco’ product in its GTX range for cars in India – Castrol GTX ECO. Harnessing cutting edge technology formulated by Castrol’s scientists, Castrol GTX ECO provides the same protection that can help to extend engine life but by using re-refined oil, it delivers a 10% reduction… continue reading.
ExxonMobil Lubricants has announced the introduction of Mobil 1 5W-30 newer vehicle formula advanced full synthetic engine oil in the Indian retail market. The advanced full synthetic engine oil is designed to keep vehicle engines running like new by providing exceptional wear protection, cleaning power and overall performance. Mobil 1 5W-30 also meets the requirements… continue reading.
Castrol GTX Ultraclean, the cleanest GTX ever, has recently been launched across India. This is the second market globally where Castrol GTX Ultraclean has been launched. Castrol GTX Ultraclean’s synthetic technology delivers superior performance and helps to extend engine life. The modern world creates difficult challenges for cars, with heat, tough driving conditions and combustion… continue reading.
The government of India has launched a very unique way to handle the increasing pollution levels in the capital by launching compressed natural gas (CNG) kits for two-wheelers. But, before the project takes off, the government has launched a pilot programme of 50 Honda Activa scooters retrofitted with CNG kits. The first lot of scooters… continue reading.
Indian SUV maker Mahindra has inaugurated its all new Bio-CNG plant in Mahindra World City (MWC), Chennai. A joint CSR initiative between Mahindra Research Valley and Mahindra World City Developers Limited, the plant is spread over an area of 1,000 square metres, and aims to create a carbon neutral ecosystem at Mahindra World City, Chennai…. continue reading.
Castrol Vecton RX Fuel Saver 10W-40, diesel engine oil co-engineered by Castrol India Limited and Tata Motors Limited, was launched on the side-lines of the T1 Prima Truck racing Championship at the Buddh International Circuit, Greater Noida on March 16, 2015. This diesel engine oil is designed to increase the fuel efficiency of Tata trucks… continue reading.
The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and Tata Motors today organized the International Conference on ‘Sustainable Fuel for IC Engines in Emerging Nations’. The two-day conference is first in a series of biennial conferences, which will focus on identifying alternative sustainable fuels that can help in controlling Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions. Inaugurating the event, Dr… continue reading.
Toyota is opening the door to the hydrogen future, making available thousands of hydrogen fuel cell patents royalty free. This Toyota initiative will spur development and introduction of innovative fuel cell technologies around the world. Toyota will invite royalty-free use of approximately 5,680 fuel cell related patents held globally, including critical technologies developed for the… continue reading.
At a recent event held in Paris, the French car maker Renault introduced a variety of new technologies and powertrain components. Some of these new technologies include a newly developed, more efficient and more compact electric motor, and a new turbocharged petrol engine adapted for use with LPG, and both of which are scheduled for… continue reading.
It’s been quite a while since the Smart car has been in the news, but the Daimler owned car maker of small cars has just come out with a refreshed version of the smart fortwo with improvements in virtually all areas and is markedly more comfortable. The hallmark smart rear engine concept is being offered… continue reading.
While Tata Motors has been experimenting with electric vehicles and hybrid systems, there is now strong evidence that suggests the Indian manufacturer is working on developing an electric vehicle. The news comes after French giant Dassault Systemes announced that they are providing back end software for design and development for an electric car to Tata… continue reading.