RAVENOL HCS SAE 5W-40 is a synthetic high performance low friction oil, which ensures the fuel efficient motors operation. Hydrocrack oils and innovative additives, matched them to allow the compliance of the actuell practice requirements. The extremely low cold viscosity with the safer high-temperature viscosity ensures a high fuel efficient potential.

RAVENOL HCS SAE 5W-40 corresponds the high-tech-claims of the youngest efficient motor generations and is suitable for extended oil change intervals.

Application Notes

RAVENOL HCS SAE 5W-40 is suitable for an energy saving all year use for all modern passenger car gasoline and diesel engines, including turbo versions and for direct injection motors and also recommended for all operation conditions.

Quality Classifications




MB 229.3, BMW Longlife-98, Renault RN0700, Renault RN0710, License: API SM, API SL

Practice and tested in aggregates with filling

VW 502 00/505 00, Opel GM-LL-B-025, Porsche, Chrysler MS-10850, MS-10896


RAVENOL HCS SAE 5W-40 offers:

  • High protection against wear
  • Fuel economy by low friction property
  • Excellent detergent- and dispersant property
  • Prevention of black sludge formation
  • Improved cleaner engine
  • Extended lifetime because of oxidation stability
  • Excellent cold starting characteristics
  • Excellent viscosity-temperature- characteristics
  • Low evaporation tendency
  • Catalyst cleaning
Characteristics Unit Data Audit
Colour brown visual
Density at 20°C kg/m³ 846 EN ISO 12185
Viscosity at 40°C mm²/s 89,3 DIN 51 562
Viscosity at 100°C mm²/s 14,1 DIN 51 562
Viscosity index VI 163 DIN ISO 2909
Flash point (COC) °C 210 DIN ISO 2592
Pourpoint °C -40 DIN ISO 3016
TBN mg KOH/g 11,0 DIN ISO 3771
Sulphated ash %wt. 1,0 DIN 51 575

All indicated data are approximate values and are subject to the commercial fluctuations.

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