TotalEnergies launches electric vehicle fluids in India
TotalEnergies Marketing India Private Limited (TEMIPL), a subsidiary of TotalEnergies, has launched its electric vehicle (EV) fluids in India for electric and hybrid cars and electric bikes.
Quartz EV Fluid for cars and Hi-Perf EV Fluid for bikes were developed specifically for drivetrain reducers, e-motors, e-transmissions and batteries in electric and hybrid vehicles. These custom EV fluids are designed with enhanced electrical properties against short circuits and static electricity and excellent compatibility with copper coils and new polymer materials used in electric vehicles, the company said. They are also produced with excellent anti-wear properties and high thermal resistance with ultra-low viscosity for protection of gears and bearings and optimal temperature control with efficient cooling, TotalEnergies added
TotalEnergies’ EV fluids are the result of extensive research and development investment and commitment, partnering with car manufacturers around the world as well as using Formula E races as a test environment for their EV fluids.
Speaking at the launch, Syed Shakilur Rahman, CEO Lubricants South Asia, TEMIPL said, “India is boosting EV adoption across the country with focus on sustainable and clean mobility solutions. As a result, the Indian electric vehicle market is expected to grow exponentially in the next five years. With the launch of our ranges of EV fluids in India, we bring our global experience and technical expertise to the Indian market. Our products have been especially developed to meet the cooling, insulating and lubrication needs of all types of electric and hybrid vehicles to ensure that they remain in peak condition throughout their lifetime.”