04Jun 2016

Types of Motor Oil Motor oil can be segmented into four basic varieties—synthetic oil, synthetic blends, high mileage oil and conventional oil. Synthetic motor oil is a laboratory synthesis of precisely controlled ingredients created by oil engineers, scientists and chemists. When combined with a high-performance additive package, this results in an oil with the highest […]

04Jun 2016

Engine Oil Additives & Formulation Engine oil is comprised of two basic components—base oils and additives. The base oils constitute 70 to 85 percent of the total, while additives round out the remaining 15 to 25 percent.   These additives, known collectively as the Performance Additive Package, are comprised of dispersants, detergents, anti-wear additives, friction […]

04Jun 2016

WHAT MOTOR OIL DOES AND WHY IT MATTERS WHAT IS MOTOR OIL? Engine oils are complex mixtures of base oils and additive components designed to perform a variety of tasks: separating and lubricating moving parts, reducing engine wear, helping prevent deposits from forming on internal engine components, removing and suspending dirt and contaminants in the […]