Say goodbye to diesel woes

When most people think of diesels, they’re reminded of smoke belching semis, smelly city buses or noisy, poorly engineered passenger vehicles. These perceptions represent actual disadvantages of yesterday’s diesel engine. In 2002, International Trucks created the 6.0 Ford Powerstroke engine with hydraulic injectors. It built a reputation as one of the most powerful performers in

BG helps Volkswagen/Audi solve a sticky problem

The European carmaker Volkswagen/Audi was facing a sludge problem resulting in $4.4 million in warranty repairs. Some models of the Volkswagen Passat and the Audi A4 are equipped with turbo-charged engines, which are especially prone to sludge-forming deposits. The only known solution was to take the engine apart to clean out the sludge that had

Ford CEO Alan Mulally Keynotes BG Products’ Annual Convention

Wichita, Kan – September 17, 2007 – Alan Mulally, President and Chief Executive Officer of Ford Motor Co., will be the “Keynote Speaker” October 22 at BG Products Inc. 2007 International Distributors Convention in Maryland. “We are delighted to have someone of Alan’s ability and accomplishments speak with our worldwide Distributors,” states Galen Myers, chairman

Biofuel. Is it the answer?

Blending fuel from chicken fat, corn and tree limbs instead of non-renewable petroleum sounds great. Where do I sign up? “While chicken soup may be good for your soul, the science for chicken fat in your fuel tank is shaky,” says Mike Belluomo, BG’s Product Technical Service Manager. Baby Steps Mike warns that the non-petroleum

Charlie Polston To Speak At Nada Show In 2008

Wichita, Kan – August 3, 2007 – BG Products, Inc. is proud to announce the selection of Charlie Polston, Sales Manager of LSI Oklahoma, to be a guest speaker at the NADA 2008 Convention in San Francisco, California, February 9 through 12. “I’m deeply honored to represent BG as a workshop speaker at NADA for

Charlie Polston
BG fleet treatment gets results

To Whom It May Concern: I came on board in October of 2005 with General Air Service & Supply. One of the problems that I discovered within the fleet was that the trucks weren’t running very well. I decided to start looking at the type of repairs and number of breakdowns we were having, to

Fleet Service Center
Univers-oil

Once again, warmer days in the forecast have shifted our focus toward Climate Control. A year ago, we discovered the real market for unsurpassed performance lies in the newly developed, unmarketed, glycol-derived oil. Then, we introduced BG Universal Frigi-Quiet,® Part No. 701, the new di-capped Polyalkylene Glycol (PAG) oil due to its technological superiority. POE

School district fleet improves with BG

To: Kenz & Leslie The BG Products line of chemicals used in our fleet here at the School District has helped maintain vehicles that are as old as 30 years. The District maintains a fleet of 190 vehicles of various classifications from school buses, dump trucks to flat beds, pickups and cars. Every piece of

School Buses
BG Products, Inc., Announces Steve Shaad As New Int’l Marketing & Research Specialist

WICHITA, Kan. – June 11, 2007 — BG Products announced the hiring of Steve Shaad as the Marketing and Research Specialist for International Trade Operations. Shaad’s responsibilities include researching current and potential markets, providing marketing assistance to BG’s international distributors, and working with the international team to continue BG’s growth, including planned expansion in Latin

Steve Shaad
BG On The Power Tour Rolls Through The Midwest In 2007

WICHITA, Kan. – May 25, 2007 – Team Kansas, sponsored by BG Products, Inc., from Oskaloosa High School is joining the 13th Annual HOT ROD Power Tour with a ‘77 Pontiac Trans Am. The tour is a nationally recognized rally race for classic car enthusiasts. It starts on June 3rd in Cleveland, Ohio and ends

Hot Rod Power Tour