26 May, 2018, Misano Adriatico, Italy – PETRONAS Lubricants International (PLI) returns as Title Sponsor of the Misano PETRONAS Urania Grand Prix Truck, the season opener of the most intense and exciting battle of trucks in Europe.

PLI will be offering visitors a host of activities to look forward to at the 26 to 27 May event where 21 of the best teams from the region’s commercial vehicle industry will fight for the championship title.

The highlights include a truck simulator, games and a chance to get up close and personal with Gerard De Rooy of Team PETRONAS De Rooy IVECO, two-time Dakar Rally and the Africa Eco Race 2018 winner.

As the title sponsor and technical partner for Team PETRONAS De Rooy IVECO, PLI has played a key role in the development of PETRONAS Fluid Technology Solutions™ — lubricants, transmission fluids and coolants — specifically designed for the IVECO Powerstar and the overall IVECO fleet.

Furthermore, PLI and IVECO are committed to become pioneers in reducing emissions and developing new lubricants for a more efficient energy consumption without any compromise on reliability and engine performance whilst delivering extreme fuel economy benefits.

As the next step, PLI’s E³ project (Emissions, Energy and Efficiency) will see collaboration with IVECO to develop the new Urania E³ portfolio on the latest ultra-low viscosity technology platforms to be tested on CNG/LNG engines.

PLI’s FTS is also available for use by everyday truck and other commercial vehicle drivers who want high quality products for safe, efficient and reliable engine performance.

With technology as its key differentiator, PETRONAS’ extensive experience in lubricants development has allowed the company to provide innovative, sustainable products and services to its OEM partners and customers worldwide.

About PETRONAS Lubricants International

PETRONAS Lubricants International (PLI) is the global lubricants manufacturing and marketing arm of PETRONAS, the national oil corporation of Malaysia. Established in 2008, PETRONAS Lubricants International manufactures and markets a full range of high-quality automotive and industrial lubricants products in over 80 markets globally. Headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, PLI has over 30 marketing offices in 27 countries, managed through regional offices in Kuala Lumpur, Beijing, Turin, Belo Horizonte, Chicago and Durban.

Currently ranked among the top 10, PLI is driving an aggressive business growth agenda to secure its position as a leading global lubricants company.

For more information, please visit www.pli-petronas.com