Chevron Products Company, a Chevron U.S.A. Inc. division, maker of the Delo® brand of technologically advanced engine oils, lubricants and coolants, today announced it is introducing products and tools to help customers improve their fuel economy at the 2013 Mid-American Trucking Show (MATS) in Louisville, KY (March 21 – 23). Drivers and fleet executives interested in learning more about fuel economy are encouraged to stop by the Delo booth (South Hall # 32495). “Reducing operating expenses is top-of-mind for all our customers,” said Jim Gambill, Commercial and Industrial Brands Manager, Lubricants Marketing Americas, Chevron Products Company. “Although there are many ways to achieve this goal, improving fuel economy is one area the whole transportation industry is focused on. At MATS, we’ll demonstrate our commitment to helping customers achieve their fuel economy goals.” Products, Customers, Tools and Education During MATS, Chevron will introduce a new fuel economy-focused, Delo-branded, heavy-duty motor oil, designed to deliver clear bottom-line improvements in a range of diesel engines. Chevron will also highlight an online fuel economy calculator that helps fleet operators and drivers determine the potential savings that can be achieved by using Chevron’s lower viscosity Delo-branded, heavy-duty motor oils. For those interested in converting their truck or fleet to a lower viscosity oil, Chevron will publish a “Key Considerations” guide on the Expert Knowledge section of ChevronDelo.com. The company will also host a number of educational sessions in its MATS booth (South Hall # 32495) discussing fuel economy topics. For the new fuel economy calculator and information on how to convert from SAE 15W-40 heavy-duty engine oils to lower viscosity options, please go to www.ChevronDelo.com. Natural Gas and Fuel Economy As part of the MATS Fleet Form event (March 20), Chevron will participate in a panel on Natural Gas Engine oils, where it will discuss the fuel economy benefits of natural gas and the engine oil requirements of natural gas fueled engines.
Beyond the company’s fuel economy efforts, Chevron will also have Edgar Hansen, Deck Boss and Chief Engineer of the fishing vessel Northwestern in its booth Thursday through Saturday. Edgar, whose boat uses Delo lubricants and is featured on Discovery Channel’s “Deadliest Catch”, will be taking photos and signing autographs with MATS attendees.Chevron’s Delo brand is also co-sponsoring the RedEye Radio Rendexvous (booth 41063), which will feature appearances by country music legend Kix Brooks, among others. Follow the Delo Brand The Delo brand can be followed on various social media channels, including Facebook, YouTube, Twitter (@ChevronDelo) and Flickr. Extended Service Protection - Chevron’s Delo Product Family: Chevron’s Delo product family includes engine oils, premium lubricants and extended life coolants that provide exceptional performance and bottom-line value for diesel powered vehicles. All Delo products are covered under the Delo Warranty Plus program, which provides bumper-to-bumper protection against lubricant and coolant related failures as described in the Delo Warranty. More information on Delo products can be found at: www.ChevronDelo.com About Chevron Products Company Chevron Products Company is a division of an indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of the Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) headquartered in San Ramon, CA. A full line of lubrication and coolant products are marketed through this organization under the Chevron, Texaco and Caltex brand names. Select brands include Havoline ®, Delo ® and Havoline Xpress Lube ®. Chevron Intellectual Property, LLC owns patented technology in advanced lubricants products, new generation base oil technology and coolants. For more information go to: www.ChevronLubricants.com