What is Battery Thermal Runaway?

October 14, 2022

When rapid electrical discharge occurs in an electric vehicle's battery, temperature in a battery cell increases further—this phenomenon is called Battery Thermal Runaway.

Using the Right Oil for the Right Vehicles

August 17, 2022

For many years, the African continent has been a key export market for used vehicles. The lubricants these vehicles use is critical.

Global Significance of the ACEA 2022 Heavy-Duty Engine Oil Sequences

March 31, 2022

The ACEA Oil Sequences for Heavy-Duty Engines take into account how heavy-duty commercial engine hardware and aftertreatment requirements have evolved over time to support increased efficiency and reduce emissions.

Global Impact of ACEA in the Heavy-Duty Diesel Market

March 31, 2022

With one in every five trucks, vans and buses around the world being produced in the European Union, it's vital the latest ACEA Oil Sequences for Heavy-Duty Engines are used globally.

ACEA 2022: Understanding the Caterpillar Oil Aeration Test (COAT) ASTM D8047

November 24, 2021

Referred to as the COAT, the Caterpillar Oil Aeration Test (ASTM D8047) is an important test included in the two new ACEA 2022 E categories.  

ACEA 2022 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.