The critical importance of automotive fluids is often overlooked and undervalued. This can result in a disconnect between what we need and is possible, with what is available, says Teri Kowalski, principal engineer, powertrain division, Toyota Motor North America. Vehicle designs and technologies are evolving at a faster pace than ever before, and consumers and governments are demanding even greater advancements. Lubricants must maintain pace or progress will be hindered, says Kowalski.
By Tim Sullivan – October 11, 2023 The International Fluids Consortium is working on