Lubricants for Vehicle Powertrain Systems

Smart science drives propulsion efficiency innovation

Design for Increasing Propulsion Efficiency

Meet your critical lubrication requirements for advanced powertrain design with Molykote® brand specialty lubricants from Dow Consumer Solutions. With our in-depth expertise, a heritage of innovation, problem-solving collaboration and reliable global supply and technical support, these high-performance Smart Lubrication™ solutions are precisely formulated and application matched to help you achieve:

  • Energy efficiency with reduced friction losses and increased wear control
  • Comfort and design with enhanced smoothness and reduced noise and vibration
  • Safety with added component reliability, less wear and more corrosion resistance
  • Sustainability with increased process efficiency and durable component service life


Design for increasing propulsion efficiency with a choice of Molykote brand Smart Lubrication solutions:

  • Greases with special additives to resist water washout, evaporation or oxidation
  • Silicone compounds for light-load lubricating and sealing in extreme temperatures
  • Anti-seize pastes with high levels of lubricating solids for heavy loads and slow speeds
  • Anti-friction coatings for clean, dry-film lubrication to control friction, wear and noise
  • Solids and powders for plastics lubrication and specialized friction-control additives
  • Oils and dispersions with performance additives in synthetic or mineral blends

Innovate With Smart Science

Proven, effective Molykote brand Smart Lubrication solutions can help you meet vehicle powertrain systems design goals for propulsion efficiency innovation: