Steve Swedberg

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Automotive

Automotive

Steve Swedberg tries to reconcile new oils and old tests.

Automotive

Automotive

Steve Swedberg nails down the reasons for API FA-4s leisurely stroll to market acceptance.

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Automotive

Steve Swedberg weighs in on lubricants contribution to achieving carbon neutral status.

Are Stop-Start Engines Wearing Thin?

Are Stop-Start Engines Wearing Thin?

Fuel-saving stop-start engine technology irritates some drivers. Does it wear on engines as much as nerves?

Automotive

Automotive

Steve Swedberg details how emissions reductions and fuel economy have shaped engine oils.

Automotive

Automotive

Steve Swedberg ponders the changes shaping the future of the automotive industry.

Automotive

Automotive

Steve Swedberg summarizes the twists and turns for engine oil development so far this year.

Automotive

Automotive

Steve Swedberg traces modern additive chemistry back to the first Arab oil embargo.

Automotive

Automotive

Steve Swedberg questions why oil category development slogs along behind rapidly advancing engine technology.

Automotive

Automotive

Steve Swedberg pens a ballad for giants of the auto lubes industry.

Heavy-duty Health

Heavy-duty Health

Some HDEO tests are at risk of flat-lining before the next category development, but stakeholders say that vital signs a …

Automotive

Automotive

Steve Swedberg teaches us to have a beginners mind in life and in motoring.

Automotive

Automotive

Steve Swedberg answers readers most burning automotive questions.

Mazda Ups the Pressure

Mazda Ups the Pressure

Mazda says its the first to commercialize compression-ignition technology for gasoline engines. The new autos may squeez …

Automotive

Automotive

Steve Swedberg peers down the road at more ILSAC GF-6 delays.

Automotive

Automotive

Steve Swedberg tallies up the cost of repairing a flooded car.

Small Engines Come Racing Back

Small Engines Come Racing Back

Motorcycle and leisure boat sales are driving oil trends for machines used in work and play.

Automotive

Automotive

Steve Swedberg reports the latest on APIs CK-4 and FA-4 heavy-duty engine oil categories.