Truck News


  • Valvoline unveils three oils in one

    March 7, 2018 9:03AM by Truck News

    ATLANTA, Ga. – Valvoline’s latest engine oil comes in a single bottle, but it’s designed to meet the needs of engines burning any one of three fuels – natural gas, diesel, or gasoline. Valvoline Premium Blue One Solution 9200, developed

  • News Equipment

    Petro-Canada gives update on new oil categories

    October 27, 2017 12:43PM by James Menzies

    TORONTO, Ont. – Nearly a year after Petro-Canada Lubricants rolled out its new CK-4 and FA-4 heavy-duty engine oil categories, the company says it has successfully converted its customers to the new products. In an update yesterday at its Toronto

  • Product Equipment

    Vision Truck Group offering Mobil Delvac as featured lubricant

    May 12, 2017 6:48AM by Truck News

    CAMBRIDGE, Ont. – Mobil Delvac has announced it has become the featured brand of commercial lubricants at Vision Truck Group. Vision customers can now choose a wide range of Mobil Delvac engine oils, coolants, greases, and driveline fluids at the

  • News Equipment

    Chevron still producing CJ-4 engine oil

    March 23, 2017 3:51PM by James Menzies

    Continuing production of previous category engine oil gives fleets more time to transition, company says

  • News Equipment

    Petro-Canada unveils “tougher” new engine oils

    December 1, 2016 9:03AM by James Menzies

    Oil supplier touts opportunity to save fuel, extend drain intervals

  • News Equipment

    New engine oils coming Dec. 1

    November 21, 2016 9:09AM by Truck News

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – The new CK-4 and FA-4 categories of heavy-duty engine oils are coming to the market Dec. 1, reminds the American Petroleum Institute (API). “Dec. 1 is an industry milestone as it marks the first day new API

  • All of Canada will feel the pain from commodities crash: Mullen

    January 21, 2016 8:33AM by Truck News

    CALGARY, Alta. — Mullen Group CEO Murray Mullen gave an interview to BNN this week, in which he warned the entire country will feel the pain from Alberta’s weakened economy and the commodities crash. “It is going to have contagion

  • News Equipment

    Talking PC-11 engine oils with Chevron oil veteran

    August 19, 2015 10:25AM by James Menzies

    Shawn Whitacre is the new chair of ASTM’s Heavy-Duty Engine Oil Classification Panel. Here’s what he says you need to know about the upcoming PC-11 oil category.


    May 26, 2015 9:34AM by James Menzies

    As I put the finishing touches on a feature in the June issues of Truck News and Truck West about the impending PC-11 heavy-duty engine oil category, I received word implementation of PC-11 has been moved forward from Spring 2017

  • News Equipment

    Chevron introduces new oil for Canadian severe-duty applications

    April 7, 2015 12:20PM by Truck News

    VANCOUVER, B.C. — Chevron has brought its new Delo 400 SD 15W-30 heavy-duty engine oil to Canada. The oil is geared towards severe-duty applications and addresses major shifts in on- and off-highway applications, the company says. “Whether north or south

  • New severe duty oil coming from Chevron (eventually)

    September 15, 2014 8:01AM by Truck News

    SAN RAMON, Calif. — Unlike their American neighbours, Canadians hoping to buy Chevron Products Company’s new severe duty oil will have to wait until after the winter’s snows have melted. The lubricant producer’s latest offering is the Delo 400 SD

  • TMTV’s video on the road: Shell Rotella engine teardown

    May 15, 2014 3:39AM by Carolyn Gruske

    Shell engineer explains what he looks for when examining an engine that has been running an experimental, low viscosity, high temperature, high shear oil.

  • Canada North Resources Expo coming to B.C. this spring

    February 12, 2013 3:47PM by Truck News

    PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. — The first-ever Canada North Resources Expo (CNRE) is coming to Prince George this spring. The event, to be held May 31-June 1, will showcase the leaders and rising stars of the transportation (including air, rail, land…

  • Feature Sustainability

    Choices, choices

    May 1, 2011 12:00AM by Ingrid Phaneuf

    TORONTO, Ont. – With so many options for heavy-duty engine oils, including basic, semi-synthetic and full synthetic, it’s hard to know what really suits your needs the best. The answer, as usual, has everything to do with what they’re…