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Champion Brands released a full-synthetic four-stroke SAE 0W-20 racing oil for competition vehicles. The product provides horsepower and torque to professional racing karts, prevents wear in upper cylinders, delivers better piston ring seal for maximum compression, lowers friction and maintains lubrication at high temperatures, the company says. It can be used in high-performance competition, supercharged, turbocharged, injected and naturally aspirated four-cycle engines using high-octane gasoline. Web: www.championbrands.com

Higher Performance

Heavy-duty construction and agricultural vehicles in Brazil and other parts of Latin America can use Petrobras Lubrax Top Turbo Pro to keep engines lubricated and running. The SAE 15W-40 multigrade engine oil resists oxidation and degradation, has high temperature stability and aeration control and supports piston cleanliness and soot control, the company says. It is compatible with engines that have after-treatment systems. The product meets the requirements of Euro VI and Tier 4 emissions standards, ACEA E9 and API CK-4 specifications and has original equipment manufacturer approvals from Volvo, Mack, Renault, Cummins, Caterpillar, Detroit Diesel and Ford. Web: www.petrobras.com

Tool Shield

Keeping metal components indoors or in outdoor shelters doesnt necessarily prevent them from developing rust, which is why Cortec Corp. is offering a new rust prevention spray. VpCI-329 D ES is a part biobased and part mineral oil spray that displaces moisture and corrosive molecules such as chlorides, hydrogen sulfide and other sulfur compounds on gears, spindles, coils and other ferrous and non-ferrous metals. The product is thermally stable, does not contain nitrites, chromates or phosphate inhibitors and protects surfaces against corrosion up to four years, the company adds. Web: www.cortecvci.com

Win Against LSPI

Red Line Synthetic Oil recently launched gasoline and diesel engine oils for its Professional Series line. The oils are catered to installers and enthusiasts who want to protect their turbocharged, direct-injection engines against the effects of low-speed pre-ignition. The SAE 0W-20, 5W-20, 5W-30 and 5W-40 products are made to protect both low- and high-mileage vehicles and meet specifications such as API SN Plus, API CK-4 and General Motors Dexos1 Gen 2. Web: www.redlineoil.com

Interflon Obtains Food Certifications

Interflon USA received Kosher Parve and Halal Quality Control certifications for its entire range of food-grade lubricants. These include the companys Food Lube-branded aerosol and bulk liquid lubricant that displaces moisture on chains, gearboxes, bearings, rollers, gates and other applications in production environments; Food Grease LT2, which performs in temperatures ranging from -40 to 300 degrees Fahrenheit; and Eco Degreaser, which removes grease residue, used oil and other substances from equipment. The lubricants are registered with NSF International as H1 lubes for incidental contact with food, while the degreaser is registered as A1 to be used as a general cleaner in food processing areas. Web: www.
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