USA: New lubricant combined with other drivetrain technology claimed to boost mpg
American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings has developed a new synthetic 'PowerFilm' lubricant for its driveline systems which, combined with low friction bearings and optimised sliding geometry of the hypoid gear set, is claimed to provide "significantly reduced" axle operating temperatures, along with improved axle efficiency.
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