Petronas unveils its new range of lubricants in Malaysia

Petronas Lubricants Marketing Malaysia (PLMM) today introduced a new range of PETRONAS Syntium with °Cooltech™ lubricants formulated to fight against excessive engine heat for better engine performance and efficiency.

“The new range stands to capture the growing market as we tap into previously underserved, cutting-edge segment. Coupled with our experience in working with the best in motorsports, the Formula One race, we have developed a formulation that focuses on optimising engine performance for both gas fuel and hybrid vehicles,” said Dato’ Sri Syed Zainal Abidin Syed Mohamed Tahir, PETRONAS Dagangan Berhad’s Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer and PETRONAS Vice President, Marketing, Downstream Business.

The lubricants was showcased to the media in the presence of Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS Motorsport’s Formula One Driver, Lewis Hamilton on a pit-stop in Kuala Lumpur after the Singapore Grand Prix.

Track technology made available to the masses

Formulated for modern driving conditions, PETRONAS Syntium with °Cooltech™ is developed with strong oil chains to help cool critical engine parts so that the machine can run efficiently even when under pressure. A formula which is proven by the success of Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS Motorsport in the FIA Formula One™ World Constructors’ Championship over the last five years.

This new range of lubricants is designed to defend against excessive engine-damaging heat, optimize fuel efficiency and keeping engines cool so that the drivers, too, can keep their cool.

The what and where?

Meeting the latest API SN PLUS Specification and protecting against Low-Speed Pre-Ignition (LSPI) for turbo charged direct injection gasoline powered vehicles, the oils in the series include the new PETRONAS Syntium 7000 0W-16 with °Cooltech™, PETRONAS Syntium 7000 0W-20 with °Cooltech™, PETRONAS Syntium 3000 5W-30 and PETRONAS 800 5W-30 with °Cooltech™.

The new star of the range comprises of premium low-viscosity PETRONAS Syntium 7000 Ultimate Series featuring PETRONAS Syntium 7000 Hybrid with °Cooltech™, the company’s first oil for hybrid engines.

All new PETRONAS Syntium range is now available at more than 1000 retail outlets and 3,000 independent workshops across the country.