CASTROL WANTS TO UPGRADE YOUR WORKSHOP
Castrol MAGNATEC has been chosen as your number one motor lubricant for 2018*! Thanks to mechanics and workshops across South Africa for using Castrol MAGNATEC to protect engines. We want to expand our relationship with you, our trusted teams, by giving you the chance to upgrade your workshop.
BP CASTROL EXTENDS SPONSORSHIP OF RENAULT SPORT RACING BY AT LEAST FIVE YEARS
BP and Groupe Renault, through Renault Sport Racing, have today announced a significant strengthening of their relationship, which will see the global energy company continue its support of the Renault Sport Formula One Team for at least the next five years and explore new opportunities to work globally with the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance.
Renault Sport Racing announce BP and Castrol as new partner
BP and Renault Sport Racing have today announced a new partnership which will see the global oil company join the recently reformed Renault Sport Formula One Team in support of their ambition to fight for the World Championship in the next five years.
CASTROL ON-BOARD FOR NASA’S HISTORIC INSIGHT MISSION TO MARS
On 5 May 2018, conditions permitting, NASA will launch its Insight lander from Vandenberg Air Force Base, in California, to study the centre of Mars. The 5 May launch window opens at 4.05am Pacific Daylight Time and if all goes according to plan the lander will take around six months to reach Mars, entering Mars’ atmosphere at 14,100 miles per hour (22,692 km/h).
WHEN YOU WANT TO TAKE PRECISION ENGINEERING TO MARS, YOU NEED A PARTNER THAT’S OUT OF THIS WORLD.
Mars in an extreme environment. You’re talking temperatures of maybe 20 degrees Celsius (68 degree Fahrenheit) in the summer and at the polar extremes temperatures of negative 153 degrees Celsius (negative 243 degrees Fahrenheit).
BLOODHOUND SSC MAKES FIRST EVER PUBLIC RUN REACHING 200MPH
The BLOODHOUND Supersonic Car (BLOODHOUND SSC), which aims to break the current world land speed record and reach 1000mph, reached a significant milestone today as it successfully completed its first test runs at Cornwall Airport Newquay in the UK. BLOODHOUND SSC, driven by current record holder Wing Commander Andy Green, reached speeds of up to 210mph on the 1.7mile (2.7km) long runway. BLOODHOUND SSC accelerated at rate of 1.5G, reaching 200mph from a standing start in just 8 seconds.
CASTROL OPTIGEAR IS NOW CARBON NEUTRAL TO MAKE WIND ENERGY EVEN CLEANER
Castrol has become the first lubricant supplier in the world to offer Carbon-Neutral lubricants for the wind turbine industry. Optigear Synthetic CT 320 and Synthetic X 320 are both certified to meet the BSI PAS 2060 Specification for achieving and demonstrating complete carbon neutrality for their entire product lifecycle