I work for a news/financial company and this news story just came in. Mobil 1 is going to be realeasing a new 0w-30 Mobil 1 R racing oil to the public! It's an advanced formula that race teams use.
quote:[ November 04, 2003, 11:52 AM: Message edited by: buster ]
for High-Performance Engines Business Editors UK REGULATORY NEWS FAIRFAX, Va For Exxon Mobil Corporation Weber Shandwick Raymee Holshouser, 314-552-6721 or ExxonMobil Media Line 703-846-4467 Fully Synthetic Motor Oil Used by Professional Racing Teams Now Available to Car Enthusiasts High-performance automotive enthusiasts will soon be able to get the same boost and protection that professional race car drivers get thanks to the introduction by ExxonMobil of its new proprietary racing oil -- Mobil 1(R) Racing 0W-30. The new formulation will be available to the public in early Spring 2004. Previously available only to professional racing teams, the Mobil 1 Racing formula combines the best of Mobil 1's patented SuperSyn(TM) technology with boosted levels of anti-wear additives, giving maximum protection and minimizing internal friction for exceptional power output. The specially designed high-performance motor oil is recommended for professional and amateur horsepower enthusiasts because it provides the performance drivers want from their high-powered engines every time they get behind the wheel. "We developed Mobil 1 Racing for people who live to drive high-performance cars," said Tom Olszewski, technical services advisor at ExxonMobil Lubricants & Specialties. "Whether they put Mobil 1 Racing in their Honda Civic or Grand Prix GTP supercharged engine, drivers are going to notice a difference in how long their engine lasts and how well it performs under extreme driving conditions." Professional racers have been enjoying the benefits of Mobil 1 Racing for years and right now 74 percent of NASCAR drivers use Mobil 1 technology. Uniquely engineered to help deliver maximum horsepower in all engine types, Mobil 1 Racing minimizes engine drag and friction while delivering exceptional high-temperature protection. Mobil 1 Racing 0W-30 also incorporates anti-wear technology to help protect supercharged, turbocharged and high-revving engines with outstanding shear stability and a robust additive package to extend engine life. Compared to conventional racing oils and higher-viscosity synthetic motor oils, Mobil 1 Racing provides faster flow to critical engine parts to provide the ultimate in performance. Additional information about Mobil 1 and other ExxonMobil lubricants can be found at www.exxonmobil.com. Mobil 1, SuperSyn and ExxonMobil are trademarks of Exxon Mobil Corporation or one of its subsidiaries. -0- Nov/04/2003 15:33 GMT ä