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Brad Lovell Declared 2012 Ultra4 Pro Series Champion

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012

September 26, 2012- Twin Peaks, CA: The 2012 Ultra4 Pro Series Championship began with the 2012 Griffin King of The Hammers and ended with the 2012 Ultra4 American Rocksports Championship last weekend in Tooele, Utah. More than 50 drivers from 20 states competed for a chance to be named the 2012 Ultra4 Pro Series Champion. Ultimately, Ultra4 veteran and short course champion, Brad Lovell, would claim the title.

The 2012 Ultra4 Pro Series Championship consisted of three races. Each race was meant to highlight the unique characteristics and strengths of Ultra4 cars. The three races for this year’s series were: 2012 Griffin King of The Hammers, which emphasized high speed desert racing, endurance and rock crawling, Best in the Desert’s Vegas to Reno; a 500+ mile race through the Nevada desert that tested both cars and drivers endurance, and The American Rocksports Challenge which combined short course racing and rock crawling with multiple cars competing simultaneously in a series of heat races. Read More→

amsoilAMSOIL Synthetic Multi-Purpose Grease and Synthetic Water-Resistant Grease have been reformulated to provide even better protection and performance in a wide range of applications. Both are formulated with calcium sulfonate complex thickeners, allowing for improved extreme-pressure properties, corrosion resistance, oxidation resistance, high-temperature stability and water resistance. Read More→

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Brian Deegan, Shannon Campbell and Justin Davis also Recognized In Ceremony Hosted By Off-Road Motorsports Publication

dirt sportsMarch 8, 2012 (Foothill Ranch, Calif.) – Set against the uniquely sculptured and dramatic backdrop of Oakley’s world headquarters, the finest off-road motorsports performances of last season were toasted at the annual Dirt Sports magazine “Driver of the Year Honors” celebration hosted by Amsoil, KMC Wheel, Oakley, Red Bull and Ryan Communications Group (RCG).

In the most difficult and closely contested Driver of the Year voting since the awards were established in 2005 (for the 2004 season), Dirt Sports gave top 2011 honors to Bryce Menzies. Menzies, a 24-year old racer from Las Vegas, managed the nearly incomprehensible feat of claiming two very distinctive championships; the Traxxas TORC Pro 2 unlimited short course title and the SCORE desert series Trophy-Truck crown. Both categories are considered the pinnacle in their respective forms of off-road motorsports. Read More→

AMSOIL is in attendance at the 2011 SEMA show in booths 20664 & 36001, exhibiting several new products in the New Product Showcase including top-tier AMSOIL Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oils.

AMSOIL Signature Series features all-new packaging and represent the very best in motor oils that AMSOIL has to offer, allowing motorists to take advantage of maximum extended drain intervals. Signature Series oils are recommended for drain intervals of up to 25,000 miles/one year, whichever comes first (15,000 miles/one year in severe service conditions). Read More→

Oberg Looks Strong Early @ Chicagoland/Rt. 66 Raceway

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011

Eagle River, WI (September 20, 2011) – After a great second place finish during Round 10 at Crandon, Mike Oberg and his #80 AMSOIL BFGoodrich Tires Chevy were looking for continued success at The Dirt Track at Route 66 Raceway in Joliet, Illinois. With only ten days to prepare for the midweek event, Oberg Motorsports brought both of his PRO-2WD trucks ensure nothing could prevent the team from competing in both rounds of racing. The luxury of a back-up race truck became a necessity as the team soon found out. Read More→

AMSOIL Introduces New Break‐In Oil

Monday, August 1st, 2011

New AMSOIL SAE 30 Break‐In Oil allows quick and efficient piston ring seating and protection for new and rebuilt engines. Cam lobes, lifters and rockers are protected by anti‐wear additives during the critical break‐in period when wear rates are the highest. In addition, increased film strength protects rod and main bearings from damage. Read More→

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AMSOIL Introduces New Engine Assembly Lube

Monday, July 18th, 2011

AMSOIL Assembly Lube is specially formulated to provide exceptional wear protection against rust and corrosion in newly built or rebuilt four-stroke engines. The new product dissolves in oil, helping to eliminate oil port clogging and deposit formation.

AMSOIL Assembly Lube contains high levels of anti-wear additives to protect critical parts during initial startup including camshaft lobes and bearings, lifters, rocker arms, rod and main bearings. A high-viscosity base oil and unique tackifier provides a long-lasting cohesive cling for added protection.  Read More→

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Sam Berri and Roger Lovell to Compete in First Pikes Peak Alongside Brad Lovell

RENO, NV    JUNE 16, 2011   JT Taylor has recently broken two track records in the Torchmate / Tube Shark Buggy, and will look to put another aggressive time in the books at the world renowned Pikes Peak Race June 26, 2011.  JT Taylor will be driving the new Torchmate TTB car which allowed Sam Berri to compete in his first ever hill climb in the Torchmate / TubeShark Buggy.  The Torchmate team will also include Brad Lovell and Roger Lovell, each entering a AMSOIL / Torchmate rig. Read More→

AMSOIL INC has introduced a new addition to the OE line of attractively priced synthetic oils with AMSOIL OE 15W-40 Synthetic Diesel Oil. OE Synthetic Diesel Oil offers excellent performance and protection in both on- and off-road diesel engines.

AMSOIL OE Synthetic Diesel Oil is a low-sulfated ash formation that meets the requirements for low-emission quality diesel oil, while offering protection under the most severe operating conditions. It is compatible with all exhaust treatment devices and is designed for engines equipped with diesel particulate filters (DPF). This translates to cleaner engine operation, effectively maintaining power and fuel efficiency for maximum engine performance. Additionally, OE Diesel Oil provides extreme temperature performance. It is formulated for improved heat and oxidation resistance over conventional oil. Read More→

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AMSOIL Expands Signature Series Line

Monday, April 4th, 2011

AMSOIL 0W-20, 5W-30 and 10W-30 Synthetic Motor Oils join AMSOIL Signature Series 0W-30 to round out the new Signature Series line. The new Signature Series line features all-new packaging and represents the very best motor oils AMSOIL has to offer, allowing motorists to take advantage of maximum extended drain intervals. These Signature Series oils are recommended for drain intervals of up to 25,000 miles/one year, whichever comes first (15,000 miles/one year in severe service conditions). Read More→

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New AMSOIL Engine and Transmission Flush is a detergent-based flush product that is formulated to improve fuel economy, operating efficiency and reduce emissions in gasoline and diesel engines, and automatic transmis­sions. Its potent formula cleans sludge and deposit build-up, promoting lower operating temperatures and reduced oil consumption. Detergent-based AMSOIL Engine and Trans­mission Flush safe on parts and can be easily disposed of with waste oil.

Over time deposit buildup can cause power and performance loss, resulting in restricted oil flow to vital engine and transmission parts. AMSOIL Engine and Transmission Flush is a multi-use solution that dissolves and disperses sludge, varnish and deposits in a single treatment. Read More→

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AMSOIL Features Six New Products at SEMA 2009

Wednesday, October 21st, 2009

One of the highlights of the SEMA Show is the New Product Showcase featuring the latest innovations in performance, function and style. Because of the ever growing number of new products, the Showcase has outgrown its space and will be moved to a new location in the South Hall where the displays will be less cramped.

For participating companies there is an array of awards up for grabs in a variety of award categories. Last year, AMSOIL took home one of ten 2008 SEMA Global Media Awards for an Injen/AMSOIL Intake System. Here is a quick overview of the six new products to be featured in this year’s Showcase.

AMSOIL Synthetic Low-Viscosity Fuel Efficient Automatic Transmission Fluid

Formulated with the highest-quality components to exceed even the most stringent industry standards, AMSOIL introduced ATL in June. Today’s transmissions are smaller and smoother-shifting, with longer fluid life and heavier load capabilities than traditional transmission fluids are able to meet. Extended gear life, reduced leaks, rust control and anti-shudder additives are just some of the benefits of this fully fortified new product.

AMSOIL Synthetic 5W-40 Premium API CJ-4 Diesel Oil

Diesel owners of 2007 and newer engines now have the option of increased fuel economy and extended drain intervals, as well as overall better performance with AMSOIL 5W-40 Premium Synthetic Diesel Oil. Introduced in April of 2009, AMSOIL Synthetic 5W-40 Diesel Oil has the wherewithal to endure the demands of modern diesel engines. It provides extraordinary lubrication for diesel engines found in fleet, commercial and personal vehicles while improving fuel economy.

AMSOIL Synthetic Premium API CJ-4 15W-40 Diesel Oil

Also introduced in the spring of 2009, AMSOIL 15W40 Premium Synthetic Diesel Oil brings another option for the 2007 and newer diesel engines. With its ability to withstand the stress of heat, soot and acids, this oil delivers unparalleled protection for today’s diesel market. Its low-sulfated ash formulation provides excellent performance in low-emission diesel engines, while controlling soot thickening and wear. Shear stability, reduced oil consumption and lower volatility help reduce emissions.

AMSOIL Diesel Recovery Emergency Fuel Treatment

Introduced in January, AMSOIL Diesel Recovery is a product every diesel owner should have on hand. This fuel additive is cheap insurance and provides peace of mind in the event of gelled diesel fuel and/or frozen fuel filters while getting diesel owners back on the road quickly. Diesel Recovery quickly dissolves the wax crystals that form when diesel fuel passes its cloud point. It liquefies gelled fuel and thaws frozen fuel filters, making it a must for the glove box of any diesel owner living or travelling in cold climates. Now available in larger container sizes.

AMSOIL Synthetic Polymeric Heavy Duty Off-Road Grease

Announced in October and designed to accommodate the tough demands of off-road applications, AMSOIL Synthetic Polymeric Off-Road Grease provides performance benefits specific to this market. Combining an over-based calcium-sulfonate complex thickener and polymeric technology, it provides maximum wear protection to meet Caterpillar’s requirements for pin and bushing applications. The tough new grease resists pound-out and extends service intervals with superior protection resulting in reduced lubricant, labor and equipment replacement costs.

AMSOIL Injen Intake for 2007 ½ to 2009 Chevy Silverado 2500/3500 Duramax Diesel V8, 6.6L

Last year’s AMSOIL/Injen submission to the SEMA New Product Showcase earned a Global Media Award, and this year AMSOIL is bringing back a new model for Best New Off-Road/4-Wheel Drive Product. 2007 ½-2009 Chevy Silverado owners with a 2500 or 3500 Duramax Diesel V8 6.6L now have the option of installing a more direct route for air intake systems. With the ability to improve gas mileage and increase performance, AMSOIL/Injen Intake systems have revolutionary Variable Induction Technology. The VI Technology process is a multi-power air induction system that fills the plenum with cool air, giving added power on demand. AMSOIL Ea filter technology offers long filter life while providing superior protection and maximum efficiency.

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