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Lamborghini Appoints Pertamina Fastron as Technical Partner for GT3 Series

Lamborghini Appoints Pertamina Fastron as Technical Partner for GT3 Series (pertamina)

JAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM - PT Pertamina Lubricants, a subsidiary of state-owned energy company PT Pertamina (Persero), through its leading product Pertamina Fastron, has become the Technical Partner of the world supercar manufacturer Automobili Lamborghini. Pertamina Lubricants is appointed as technical partner in the prestigious GT3 and Super Trofeo Championships in 2020 and 2021.

"The collaboration between Pertamina Lubricants and Lamborghini is part of our vision to become a world-class lubricant company," said Ageng Giriyono, President Director of Pertamina Lubricants.

The presence of Pertamina Fastron in the series of international automotive events through collaboration with Lamborghini is part of the company's program to continue strengthening the position of Pertamina Lubricants on the global business scene, and to maintain confidence

Ageng said that as a technical partner, Pertamina Fastron lubricants, particularly the Fastron Platinum Racing 10W-60 variant, will be used in GT3 and ST Vehicles for Lamborghini Squadra Corse.

Fastron Platinum Racing is also a jointly developed lubricant product specifically formulated to improve the performance of V10 engines from Lamborghini Huracán cars.

To date, Pertamina Fastron has also contributed to successes in various GT championships, including two wins in the Daytona 24 Hours, two wins in Sebring 12 Hours, and three wins in the Blancpain GT Series,as well as One-make Lamborghini championships in Asia, Europe and North America. This collaboration was marked by the signing of contract between Automobili Lamborghini S.P.A and Pertamina Lubricants.

"Since 2015, our collaboration, especially with the Lamborghini Squadra Corse motorsport division, has raised our flagship product name, Pertamina Fastron, on the international scene," said Pertamina Lubricants Director of Finance & Business Support Andre Herlambang.

Andre added that Pertamina was proud to be able to continue this collaboration and be part of the big agenda of the Lamborghini GT3 and Super Trofeo in 2020 and 2021.

The quality of Pertamina's lubricant products, especially Fastron Platinum Racing, has been tested and proven on the performance of world-class supercar engine vehicles. Pertamina Lubricants also hopes for the best for Lamborghini Squadra Corse for the 2020 and 2021 racing seasons.

Meanwhile, Giorgio Sanna, Head of Automobili Lamborghini Motorsport, said this ongoing collaboration was proof that Pertamina Lubricants and Lamborghini could jointly contribute to the world of GT Racing.

Fastron Platinum Racing 10W-60 is a premium gasoline engine lubricant specially formulated in collaboration with Lamborghini Squadra Corse as a racing car lubricant, and uses the full synthetic Plyaphaolefin base material or better known as PAO. Therefore, this lubricant is very superior in its class.

This lubricant meets API SN and ACEA A3/B4-12 API quality levels, with stable double viscosity so that it can provide optimum acceleration and protection to the engine at start-up and operation at high temperatures, and produces maximum power.