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    Petro-Canada adds Duron, Traxon formulas

    September 19, 2019 1:45PM by

    Petro-Canada Lubricants has added the low-viscosity Duron Advanced 5W30 and Traxon Synthetic 75W-85 to its product lines.

  • New Rotella oil meets heavy-duty and passenger vehicle needs

    September 20, 2017 5:47PM by Derek Clouthier

    SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – Shell Rotella introduced several new products Sept. 20, including its T6 Multi-Vehicle 5W-30 full synthetic oil, which is formulated for both heavy-duty diesel and passenger vehicles with gasoline engines. The new oil meets the performance requirements

  • News Equipment

    Chevron rolls out new CK-4, FA-4 engine oils

    August 25, 2016 2:29PM by James Menzies

    New oils are most “technologically advanced” in Chevron’s history

  • News Equipment

    Lower-viscosity engine oils save fuel: NACFE

    July 5, 2016 10:51AM by Truck News

    About 40% of the largest, most efficiency-conscious North American fleets have switched to lower-viscosity engine oils, but their industry-wide adoption lags at about 20%. A new Confidence Report from the North American Council for Freight Efficiency (NACFE) makes a the

  • News Equipment

    Campaign website to prep industry leaders on new PC-11 engine oil

    May 11, 2016 3:48PM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – In an effort inform business leaders with their decision making processes ahead of the release of the PC-11 heavy-duty diesel engine oils this December, Petro-Canada Lubricants has launched the ‘Here Comes the Future’ campaign website. The website

  • PC-11 Is On Its Way

    January 21, 2016 10:21AM by Brad Ling

    Lou Smyrlis interviews Mobil Delvac’s Stephanie Jaworski about what you can expect from PC-11.

  • Product Transportation

    Carrier Centers partners with Petro-Canada Lubricants

    November 10, 2015 5:49PM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Southern Ontario’s seven Carrier Centers sites will soon offer Petro-Canada Lubricants Inc.’s (PCLI) service fill bulk and packaged heavy-duty engine oil, in addition to third-party bulk deliveries. Petro-Canada Lubricants will supply DURON–E 15W-40 and DURON–E 10W-30 to

  • Feature Equipment


    June 19, 2015 10:48AM by James Menzies

    It wasn’t all fun and games in San Antonio with Shell. In addition to checking out the beautiful iron at SuperRigs, we had important work to do! Shell gave us an insightful update on the upcoming PC-11 engine oil category,

  • No single solution available to meet looming “energy challenge”: Shell

    June 11, 2015 4:09PM by James Menzies

    SAN ANTONIO, Texas — A surging world population and a global shift towards urban living will create unprecedented demand for energy by 2050, but where will that energy come from? Shell has given considerable attention to this issue, which it

  • News Equipment

    Extensive field testing giving Shell confidence in new engine oil category

    June 11, 2015 4:06PM by James Menzies

    SAN ANTONIO, Texas — The PC-11 engine oil category has yet to be fully developed, but Shell says it has run enough miles using prototype oils to gain confidence in its performance and fuel-saving potential. The company has already run

  • News Equipment

    Shell provides PC-11 update

    June 10, 2015 7:15PM by James Menzies

    Backwards compatibility for PC-11B fuel economy oils has not been ruled out


    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

    Shell launches educational PC-11 Website

    February 19, 2015 11:31AM by Truck News

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Shell has taken the wraps off a new Website designed to educate customers about the upcoming PC-11 heavy-duty engine oil category. The Web site, which can be found at, covers the fundamentals of PC-11, impending changes,