engine oil

Shell: There’s fuel economy to gain with thinner oil in upcoming category

| October 30, 2014

The next category of engine oils will go to market sometime in 2016 or 2017, Shell said this week, but the oil maker says once it does, owner-operators and fleets should see fuel efficiency gains ...

Video: Shell engineer details low-viscosity engine oil test

| May 28, 2014

At an engine teardown event held earlier this month, Shell Rotella engineers showed off parts from three engines used in a two-year, half-million mile test of the next-generation low-viscosity oil that's part of the next ...

Mobil Delvac releases low-viscosity oil aimed at increasing fuel economy, sustainability

| May 06, 2013

Mobil Delvac has expanded its diesel engine oil line to include a low-viscosity synthetic oil, Mobil Delvac 1 LE 5W-30 which has been formulated to help owner-operators save fuel and lower maintenance costs.

Six pounds of soot could be lurking in your oil

| August 02, 2012

EGR-only engines put up to six pounds of soot into oil during a 40,000-mile interval.

New oil category planned for 2016 engines

| February 09, 2012

Development is under way on creating new heavy-duty engine oils that will be used in truck engines to debut in January 2016.

The Bulkbuy

John Baxter | June 03, 2011

Purchasing engine oil in large quantities offers good savings.

Familiar name added to tractor-pull nationals’ list of sponsors

| June 17, 2010

The team behind Mobil Delvac heavy duty diesel engine oil will sponsor the 35th annual Budweiser Dairyland Super National Truck and Tractor Pull, June 24-27 in Tomah, Wis. The event boasts six sessions of action-packed pulling over ...

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