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  • Virginia to host SuperRigs

    January 30, 2018 12:09PM by Truck News

    RAPHINE, Va. – Shell Rotella SuperRigs will be held June 14-16 at White’s Travel Center in Raphine, Va. The 36th edition of the truck beauty show will be themed: Tribute to Toughness. The location is situated off Interstates 81 and

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    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

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    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

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    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

  • Shell remains bullish on LNG

    June 10, 2015 2:15PM by James Menzies

    SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Despite declining diesel prices and the lack of a 15-litre natural gas engine in the North American market, Shell remains bullish on the potential for liquefied natural gas (LNG) to be used as a transportation fuel.

  • News Equipment

    Lots of activities planned for Shell SuperRigs weekend

    May 21, 2015 7:31AM by Truck News

    SELMA, Texas — Canadian show truck owners may have a long way to travel to compete in this year’s Shell Rotella SuperRigs competition, but organizers are promising a full weekend of activities once they get there. SuperRigs runs June 11-13,

  • News Equipment

    Shell adds new nitrite-free extended life coolant

    February 19, 2015 11:51AM by Truck News

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Shell demonstrated at the Technology & Maintenance Council meetings a new nitrite-free extended life coolant. Shell Rotella ELC-NF was added to the company’s coolant portfolio as a companion to its Rotella Ultra ELC. “Shell Rotella ELC-NF was

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    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,

  • Feature Transportation

    Saskatchewan represented among Shell SuperRigs winners

    June 16, 2014 2:27PM by Carolyn Gruske

    Pouring rain and stormy skies created a grey, dreary and wet backdrop at the Charlotte Motor Speedway during the opening day of the Shell Rotella SuperRigs competition, but those conditions just made the orange and blue paint scheme that much