In this video, Mark Wilkes, Business Manager, Motorcycles, discusses the introduction of Euro 5 and Bharat Stage (BS) VI emissions legislation, the challenges faced by the motorcycle original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) globally for their hardware to meet these new emission norms and the market need for different lubricant formulating strategies to provide improved engine durability and fuel economy performance.

In our next video on this topic, Mark explains why Euro 5 and BS VI emission norms will require specialized motorcycle lubricants that provide enhanced catalyst compatibility and hardware protection without compromising lubricant performance.

For more information on global motorcycle hardware challenges, contact your Lubrizol representative.