API FA-4

Why Fleets Should Have Confidence in FA4_L

Why Fleets Should Have Confidence in FA-4

January 26, 2022

The heavy-duty diesel marketplace should have the confidence to make a widespread shift toward lower-viscosity lubricants. Here’s why. 

Meeting Emissions Targets Isn't Getting Easier

January 01, 2022

The trucking industry is entering Phase 2 of the U.S. EPA's new greenhouse gas emissions and fuel efficiency standards, pushing OEM's to meet increasingly stringent targets. 

ACEA 2021: Understanding the Caterpillar Oil Aeration Test

November 24, 2021

Referred to as the COAT, the Caterpillar Oil Aeration Test (ASTM D8047) is an important test expected to be included in two new ACEA F categories.  

ACEA 2021 Heavy-Duty: Understanding the Tests - Caterpillar Oil Aeration Test

November 17, 2021

The Caterpillar Oil Aeration test (ASTM D8047) is the standard test method to evaluate an oils resistance to aeration.

Volvo T-13

ACEA 2021 Heavy-Duty: Understanding the Tests - The Volvo T-13 Engine Test

November 01, 2021

The Volvo T-13 Engine Oil Oxidation test (ASTM D8048) is a diesel lubricant performance requirement expected to be included within the next ACEA Heavy-Duty Engine Oil Sequences upgrade.

How Lubricant Choice Can Contribute to Your Sustainability Goals

How Lubricant Choice Can Contribute to Your Sustainability Goals

July 26, 2021

As OEMs look to move cleaner—spurred by internal goals and governmental regulations—there is opportunity to improve efficiency via engine oil specification.