Pennzoil has introduced a new motor oil, Pennzoil Platinum SAE 0W-16. It is fully synthetic and uses PurePlus technology-based oils. SAE 0W-16 oils, offer additional fuel economy benefits compared to SAE 0W-20, SAE 5W-20, SAE 5W-30, and other higher viscosity oils. It provides enhanced viscosity control and reduces motor oil consumption. It has provides a better quality performance with oxidation, deposit control, wear protection, and fuel economy.
The company created this brand of oil due to the introduction of specific 2018 vehicles. Original equipment manufactures recommend using SAE 0W-16 motor oil to optimize the efficiency of engines that include the 2018 Toyota Camry 2.5 L, the 2018 Honda Fit, and Accord hybrid.