Printer Friendly

motoring NEWS.

CAR care specialist Comma have launched a new range of oils engineered to help maintain the quarter of a million classic cars on the road in the UK.

Comma's Classic Engine Oil range will comprise a Classic 30, Classic 40 and Classic 20w50 attractively packaged in five-litre 1950s-style tin.

With the country's classic motors estimated to be worth at least pounds 2.5billion, the specially-formulated lubricants are ideal for cars built in the 1960s, '70s and '80s.

Modern engine oil is too thin in viscosity for classic cars and the additives used in modern lubricants can corrode materials used in older head gaskets, such as leather, cork and felt.

In addition, detergent additives in modern oil can cause a lack of compression in classic engines and, although contemporary oil offers better protection in cold weather, most classic vehicles are driven in spring and summer, with over 70 per cent of historic vehicles travelling less than 900 miles per year.

For further information, and to find your nearest stockist, visit and click on the Where to Buy button.
COPYRIGHT 2007 Scottish Daily Record & Sunday
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2007 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Title Annotation:Features
Publication:Daily Record (Glasgow, Scotland)
Date:Aug 24, 2007
Previous Article:Hero of its class; Powerful diesel powerplant takes Vectra SRi to a new level, writes BRUCE BOOTH.
Next Article:Qash injection; As Nissan's funky crossover picks up another prestigious award, BRUCE BOOTH discovers why it is proving such a family favourite Road...

Related Articles
Quentin Willson's Motoring Column: Motoring news.
HPI supplies used car information to Times Online.
ECHO MOTORS: Motors News.
Echo Motors: Motors News.
Students' work in print.
motoring NEWS.
motoring NEWS.
motoring NEWS.
motoring NEWS.
motoring NEWS.

Terms of use | Copyright © 2016 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters