Passenger Cars

ACEA Upgrade for Light Duty Engine Lubricants Is Coming

Understanding the CEC L-117 Piston Cleanliness Test

June 04, 2021

The CEC L-117-20 piston cleanliness test is a key diesel lubricant performance test within the latest ACEA Light-Duty Engine Oil Sequences upgrade.

The Influence of Vehicle Electrification on Future Automotive Lubricating Greases

The Influence of Vehicle Electrification on Future Automotive Lubricating Greases

May 27, 2021

As electric vehicles become more prevalent around the world, the state of vehicle lubrication and how greases are manufactured and used will change.

The Evolution of ACEA in the Light Duty and Heavy Duty Sectors

May 21, 2021

There have been some significant adjustments to the ACEA European Oil Sequences throughout the years.

Enabling Sustainable Fuels: The Rise of Hydrogenated Renewable Diesel Fuel (Part 1)

May 17, 2021

Use of hydrogenation-derived renewable diesel, or hydrogenated vegetable oil as it is also commonly known, is on the rise as an alternative to fossil-derived diesel fuel.

What’s New in the ACEA 2021 European Oil Sequences for Light Duty Engines?

May 07, 2021

The much-anticipated update to the ACEA light duty oil sequences has been released bringing with it updates to both the categories and their featured tests ensuring testing and the resultant engine oils remain representative of the modern vehicle parc.

The Global Importance of ACEA 2021

April 30, 2021

With millions of EU passenger cars exported every year, the global relevance of the ACEA Oil Sequences has never been higher.