HiTEC® 9490

Passenger Car Engine Oil Additive Package

Key Performance Benefits

HiTEC® 9490 engine oil additive is the right move if you want to deliver efficiency and performance in your Normal SAPS Passenger Car lubricant portfolio. This product covers two key areas:

  • Provides a cost-effective solution for the growing SAE 5W-XX market
  • Addresses the significant, yet changing SAE 10W-40 market and is now most relevant for the majority of today’s older vehicles
  • Provides a Group II base oil cost-effective option for older vehicles

HiTEC® 9490 offers you the only simple cascadeable formulation in the market. It fulfills the requirements of the latest engine test regimes, is ACEA 2012 compliant and future-proof for ACEA 2016.

Core Finished Lubricant application areas:

  • Gasoline and Diesel (no DPF) 3 to 8 years old, Independent Workshops
  • Some OEM Workshop application for MB, Porsche, Renault, PSA and VW (Standard Drain)

Profile and Recommended Dosage


Typical Characteristics


  • Covers the needs of over 40% of the European PC market – and more!
  • Future-proofed, with no change needed for many years
  • Proven performance in the latest test regimes


  • Efficient blending with the only simple cascadeable formulation
  • Core VM (HiTEC® 5748) enables flexibility to blend a range of products
  • The all-round cost-effective solution