Gulf Oil Lubricants partnered with Piaggio Vehicles Private Ltd. (PVPL) and Switch Mobility for a deal on EV fluids. As per the terms of the deal, PVPL and Switch Mobility will be sourcing their EV fluids from it. Gulf Oil has a complete range of fluids for passenger and heavy-duty commercial vehicles. In September 2021, it announced its product line-up comprising Gulf eLEC Coolant, Gulf eLEC Brake Fluid, Gulf Formula Hybrid, and Gulf eLEC Driveline Fluid.
Sanjay Hinduja, Chairman of Gulf Oil Lubricants India Ltd., commented on the collaboration, “As the automotive industry adds a new chapter with electric mobility, being the leading technology player in the lubricant space, it is our responsibility to drive the industry and to develop segment-leading products to support the EV sector. Acceptance of our products by marquee players like Piaggio Vehicles and Switch Mobility further augments our commitment to develop cutting-edge products for the EV sector.”
The future looks promising for Gulf Oil as it plans to venture into the 2-wheeler batteries sector. It also has strategic partnerships with top indigenous players with global networks like Mahindra, Bajaj, and Ashok Leyland to boost India’s e-mobility.