News & Press releases

11/092017
Total lub engineers

LUBRICANTS CHALLENGES FACED BY OUR ENGINEERS

Car makers are increasingly turning to lubricant suppliers to help them gain an advantage in new engine developments...

11/092017
SCR explanation

LNT: SCR’S LITTLE BROTHER

Total explains how the Lean NOx Trap (LNT) works, the alternative to the selective catalytic reduction (SCR) system.

11/092017

HYBRID CARS: THE LATEST WAY TO SAVE MONEY

Total explains some of the basic concepts behind these increasingly popular cars.

11/092017
Diesel particulate filters

HOW TO AVOID PROBLEMS WITH DIESEL PARTICULATE FILTERS

Have you ever taken your car to the auto repair shop only to be told you should take it for a spin on the freeway? If so, the diesel particulate filter may be your problem.

11/092017
automatic transmission

HOW AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS HELP YOU SAVE MONEY

A computer that chooses the right gear for you and transmissions that consume less are just two of the reasons you should say goodbye to your clutch forever.

11/092017
Total app

GREEN FLAG IS UP ON THE TOTAL LIVE RACING APPLICATION

June 13, 2016 — Total is launching Total Live Racing, an original, free app to enhance the experience of motorsports fans.

11/092017
Logo goodyear

GO GO GOODYEAR

Goodyear, the world’s third biggest tire manufacturer after Bridgestone and Michelin, is burning rubber to implement Total industrial lubricants in the EMEA1 region.

11/092017
fuel dilution engine oil

FUEL DILUTION OF ENGINE OIL: CAUSES AND EFFECTS

Total explains the impact of fuel entering the crankcase and the importance of quality lubricants in this regard.

11/092017
ces 2016

DISCOVER THE LATEST CAR INNOVATIONS PRESENTED AT CES 2016

Let’s take a moment to look at the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) which took place from 6th to 9th January in Las Vegas.

11/092017
Packaging Total

DECODING THE LABELS OF LUBRICANTS’PACKAGINGS

Lubricant containers can be a bewildering source of information — numbers, letters, seals and more make them clear as mud. Here at Total we’re going to help you figure them out.