Category "Amsoil Informational Study"

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6X More than What? The Detroit Diesel DD13 Scuffing test evaluates a lubricant’s ability to protect against wear between an uncoated piston ring and cylinder liner. What does that mean for diesel customers? Better protection against scuffing better protection against […]

Variable Valve Timing Improves Engine Efficiency

Quality oil is vital for keeping sensitive components clean Variable valve timing (VVT) is one of the big-three engine technologies (along with turbocharging and direct fuel injection) automakers have turned to in the last several years to meet increasingly strict […]


AMSOIL SABER® Professional Synthetic 2-Stroke Oil (ATP) guarded against rpm loss 21 percent better than ECHO Power Blend* XTended Life* Universal 2-Stroke Oil** Lawn and landscape professionals, some of our best potential customers, must deliver impeccable service in the face […]


The concept of two transmissions working in tandem within one vehicle dates back to the 1930s. The Dual Clutch Transmission (DCT) made its first practical appearance decades later and several 1980s era race cars. In 2003, Volkswagen Golf Mk4 R32 […]

Deposit Protection Is Critical For Turbocharged Engines

Motor oil quality must stay ahead of the curve. It may be a good time to invest your retirement funds in a company that builds automotive turbochargers; they’re predicted to be in most new passenger cars/light trucks by 2020. As […]

Is Diesel Dead in America?

Despite the recent black eye to the industry, a well maintained diesel still offers tremendous benefits. A properly maintained diesel offers benefits that make diesel a viable option for most of us. Plus, automakers are continuing to roll out diesel […]

TGDI Engines Projected to Dominate New-Vehicle Sales by 2020

Turbochargers create severe conditions best suited for synthetic oil The industry trend toward smaller engines that deliver increased power and fuel efficiency has been well-documented. You’ve heard us talk at length about the key technologies that enable today’s advanced engines […]