New active oil management system to reduce servicing time and improve efficiency for off-road engines

NEXCEL’s technology allows spill-free, 90-second oil changes can be completed anywhere, without specialist tools or training Sealed cell system reduces equipment downtime and enhances servicing efficiency and sustainability while reducing waste Castrol innovation business Nexcel has developed its proven active oil management system for use in small off-road engines. Adapted from its latest generation sealed…

New hybrid vehicle White Paper released as part of NEXCEL’s CO2-reducing technology drive

New White Paper outlines hybrid development opportunities using Nexcel technology Testing of conventional powertrains demonstrates Nexcel potential to reduce CO2 emissions by 2 g/km 2018 Toyota Prius development vehicle demonstrates Nexcel packaging flexibility Castrol’s innovation business, Nexcel has released its new white paper on hybrid development. ‘Challenges and Opportunities for the Development of Hybrid Electric…

NEXCEL testing demonstrates potential 2g/km CO2 reduction

BP’s innovation business NEXCEL predicts CO2 reduction at a €/g cost significantly less than mild hybridisation  Reading, 15th August 2018 Testing of the latest Nexcel active engine oil management system across three different engine types demonstrated the system’s potential to reduce CO2 emissions by 2 g/km. The reduction is delivered by ensuring a precise oil-engine match,…

Innovative oil management system successfully installed in hybrid development vehicle

First hybrid vehicle adapted to showcase NEXCEL’S active oil management system NEXCEL trial overcomes packaging challenges associated with current hybrid electric powertrains NEXCEL advantages not limited to powertrains – could influence the wider design of future hybrids Castrol innovation business Nexcel has announced the successful completion of the first phase of its hybrid development programme:…

New NEXCEL programme to demonstrate the suitability of active oil management system for hybrid electric series production

New NEXCEL programme to demonstrate the suitability of active oil management system for hybrid electric series production Able to overcome packaging difficulties associated with hybrid electric powertrain Significant design advantage for future hybrid powertrain development Enables spill-free, 90-second on-site oil changes, enhance oil re-refinement process to provide considerable environmental benefits, consistent with values of a hybrid…

Commercial small engine industry to benefit from adaption of new, leading-edge automotive oil management system

Latest generation automotive technology adapted for commercial small engine use Enables spill-free, on-site oil changes in minutes Reduces machinery downtime, transportation and servicing costs to increase return on investment Castrol innovation business NEXCEL is adapting its proven active oil management system for use in the commercial small engines industry. The company, which as a technical…