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Castrol is a brand of industrial and automotive lubricants that is applied to a large range of oils, greases and similar products for most lubrication applications. The Castrol brand is part of the BP's Group of Companies, but has retained its separate identity.
Castrol Quick Lube shop, Dearborn, Michigan; independently-owned oil change chain
Castrol offers lubricants for virtually all domestic, commercial and industrial applications. For automotive lubrication (including motorcycles 2-stroke and 4-stroke engines, car petrol and diesel engines), their products include an extensive range of manual and automatic transmission fluids, chain lubricants and waxes, coolants, suspension fluids, brake fluids, greases, cleaners and maintenance products. Castrol also produces products for agricultural machinery, plant, general industry and marine engineering uses.
For motorcycles: Power1, PowerRS and Act>evo; less commonly, TT, TTS, GP, GPS and Go!
For heavy duty vehicles: Elixion, Enduron, Hypuron, Tection, CRB and Agri
For ships: Cyltech and TLX Plus
For industrial applications: Hyspin (hydraulic), Aircol (compressors) and Alpha (industrial gears)
The brand has been involved in Formula One for many years, most visibly as the title sponsor of Team Lotus for the 2004 season. Prior to that, Castrol had provided lubricants to a number of other teams, including
Jaguar, McLaren, Brabham and Walter Wolf
A Castrol sponsored NASCAR Dodge Charger
The Castrol Cricket Index for a team is a dynamic indicator of the overall performance of the cricket team. It is calculated by taking into consideration the batting momentum, the bowling efficiency, the performance of the teams in the quick start overs and the extreme performance overs and many other factors. Castrol
Cricket also ranks cricketers based on their overall
performance. India centric initiatives being undertaken like Castrol World Cup ka Hero was created during the 2011 Cricket World
years, the opening notes of the first Nachtmusik movement of Mahler's Seventh Symphony were used as the signature theme of Castrol TV commercials.
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LINKS and REFERENCES
Castrol Raceway official website
Don't bring up fatigue issue: Anil Kumble http://www.mid-day.com/news/2009/may/Anil-Kumble-packed-cricket-schedule-World
Castrol plans to pump up sales with cricket connect
Brett Lee announces Ashok Kumar as the first Castrol World cup ka Hero Punjab Newsline
Castrol advertising Brandrepublic.com
Official Site - Castrol Motor Oil
BP buys Burmah Castrol report on BBC News
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