Vagator, Goa, 2nd December 2022 – At the sidelines of the India Bike Week festival in Goa, India Kawasaki Motors Pvt. Ltd. and PETRONAS Lubricants (India) Pvt. Ltd. (PLIPL) announced their new partnership today along with the unveiling of a flagship engine oil product, Kawasaki Genuine Oil Ultra-Premium 10W-40, for Kawasaki’s high-end motorcycles.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Pranav Bhanage, CEO of PLIPL said, “We are extremely delighted to partner with India Kawasaki Motors, a market leader in the Superbikes segment. This association is once again a testimony to the quality of our fluid technology solutions and our ability to design solutions to meet customer needs.”
Mr. Yasuhisa Okabe, Managing Director from India Kawasaki Motors Pvt. Ltd added, “This is a great opportunity for two leading companies to come together and showcase their expertise. We focus on providing the best customer experience with world class superbike technology, quality and engineering and this launch is another step in that direction.”
Kawasaki Genuine Oil Ultra-Premium 10W-40 is a premium engine oil developed by PETRONAS Lubricants in India for Kawasaki’s latest generation, high performance motorcycles. Blended at PETRONAS Lubricants’ state-of-the art facility at Patalganga, this high-quality fully-synthetic engine oil is specially formulated with Dual Ester technology to provide outstanding performance. Given that this product has been extensively validated in the field to meet the requirements of Kawasaki motorcycles, consumers can expect enhanced engine life and performance, smoother start-up and superior ride quality with regular use of the oil. This product, complete with a premium tin can packaging, will be available for consumers in Kawasaki’s after-market channel.
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 100 markets globally. Headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, PLI has over 30 marketing offices in 28 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 at the forefront of the industry. For more information, please visit www.pli-petronas.com.
About India Kawasaki Motors
About India Kawasaki Motors Pvt. Ltd.:
India Kawasaki Motors Pvt. Ltd. (IKM) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Kawasaki Motor Corporation, Ltd. Japan. (KMC)opened its production facility in Chakan – Pune, Maharashtra in July 2017. In the plant, currently Ninja 300, Ninja650, Z650, Versys 650, Vulcan S, Ninja 1000SX, Versys 1000 and Ninja ZX10R are assembled. At present, IKM has 30 dealerships across India and offers 22 products which includes super-sports, naked, sports-tourer and off-road variants.