New Truck Oil Classification Education Campaign Begins
SAN RAMON, CA -- Late last week the ASTM International's Automotive Lubricants Subcommittee approved the new Proposed Category 11 (API CK-4 and API FA-4) specifications for the next generation of heavy duty diesel engine oils to be licensed on Dec. 1, 2016. To help prepare the industry for the change, the Chevron Lubricants, launched its PC-11 public education campaign dedicated to building awareness and clarity around PC-11, including to explain what the new oil classification category means to truck owners.
Truck Lubricants Guru Slipping Into Retirement
SAN RAMON, CA. -- After nearly 40 years in the lubricants business, Chevron's well-known consulting scientist for its Delo heavy-duty engine oil and a man who helped establish heavy duty engine oil categories has decided to retire at the end of June.