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Lube-Tech with Dr. Ken Hope

Chevron Phillips Chemical Synfluid® polyalphaolefins are found in virtually every area of transportation, from passenger cars and sport utility vehicles to heavy-duty trucks.

Polyalphaolefins (PAO) Technical Services Manager, Ken Hope, co-authored an article in Lube Magazine on the evolution of automatic transmission fluids, whose core building block is PAO.

The article, ATF: 2020 status and where we go from here illustrates the evolution of automatic transmission fluids (ATF) to match the innovation in electric engine technology and transmission solutions based on conventional and emerging vehicle categories. As a key component in ATF, PAO and technical specialists like Ken are playing central roles in this innovation trajectory. 

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