News & Press releases

12/092017
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TURBOCHARGER AND LUBRICATION

Lubrication is essential for turbochargers, which rotate at extremely high speeds to boost the engine's power by forcing more air into the combustion chamber.

12/092017
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TOTAL SOUTH AFRICA STRENGTHENS COOPERATION WITH TOYOTA

In May this year, Total South Africa (TSA) extended an agreement with Toyota South Africa for the supply of Toyota Genuine Motor Oil (TGMO) for a further five years.

12/092017
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TOTAL LUBRIFIANTS ANNOUNCES A DISTRIBUTION PARTNERSHIP WITH NEXUS

Total Lubrifiants and NEXUS Automotive International (N!) have announced a three-year strategic global partnership.

12/092017
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TOTAL LUBRIFIANTS AND CLAAS EXTEND THEIR PARTNERSHIP UNTIL 2021

Total Lubrifiants and CLAAS announce the renewal of their partnership.

12/092017
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TOTAL HELPS ME TAKE BETTER CARE OF MY CAR

Your car deserves the best for its maintenance, which is why it’s important not to forget the most important servicing operations such as oil change, brakes, tires, air conditioning, electrical equipment...

11/092017
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TOTAL AND ASTON MARTIN SIGN A NEW GLOBAL PARTNERSHIP

Paris/Gaydon, Monday May, 10: Total, the global energy company, is proud to announce its new partnership with luxury sportscar manufacturer Aston Martin and motorsport arm Aston Martin Racing.

11/092017
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TIXO STAINLESS, WHEN PERFORMANCE MEETS PROTECTION

Launched during the Industrial International Seminar held in Istanbul in June 2014, TIXO Stainless is now spearheading Total’s drive to conquer the knitting industry.

11/092017
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THE SAE J 300 GRADE AND HOW TO FIND THE RIGHT ENGINE OIL

How does the manufacturer choose the SAE grade? Can I choose whatever oil I like for my car? Total clears the matter up.

11/092017
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THE BIGGEST FACTOR AFFECTING BOTH BASE STOCK AND LUBRICANT DEVELOPMENT SEEMS TO BE FUEL QUALITY.

We want to focus in this paper on a retrospective on the last 20 years of base stock and lube development.

11/092017
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SAE 16 OILS THAT CAN BE STRETCHED TO THE LIMIT

Developing SAE 16 engine oils poses something of a challenge for manufacturers. Want to know why? Well, let Total put you in the picture.