How to Improve Winter Gas Mileage

Car driving in winter

You’ve probably noticed gas mileage drops in winter. Here’s why your vehicle doesn’t return maximum mpg and steps you can take to boost winter gas mileage.



Should I Warm Up My Car in Winter?

Warm up car

It’s tempting to warm up your car in winter by letting it idle for several minutes. But doing so is not only ineffective, it can lead to increased engine wear.



AMSOIL 2018 Year in Review (Part 2)

Lincoln Lemieux Win Duluth

Continuing where we left off after the first half of the year, here’s what AMSOIL was up to for the second half of 2018. Thanks again to Lindsay Premo for contributing her expertise on the race & event highlights of 2018.



Should I Switch to a Lighter Viscosity Oil in Winter?

frozen diesel - thermometer in winter

Motorists sometimes ask if they should use a lighter viscosity of motor oil once winter arrives. Yes – provided your vehicle manufacturer allows it. 



What’s the Minimum I Should Drive My Car? And Other Winter Vehicle Storage Tips

Do you need to store your vehicle? Taking these vehicle storage steps helps ensure your vehicle is ready to roll once you take it out of storage.



Prepare Your Vehicle for Winter

scraping ice off snowy windshield

Originally posted Nov. 11, 2016 With the worst of winter right around the corner, now is a good time to get your vehicle prepared for the worst. Being based in northern Wisconsin, we at AMSOIL talk a lot about how synthetic lubricants make life a little easier as the cold air starts to pierce our

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15 Reasons to Switch to AMSOIL

Snowy Car Windshield

When I received the assignment to share five reasons to switch to AMSOIL, I did something different: I was curious to hear what others at AMSOIL would say, so I decided to crowdsource it, sending an email to several people on our staff to pick their brains a bit. Until 2005, the word “crowdsourcing” didn’t

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Best of East Coast Snowmobiling

Viper MTX 162 Snowmobile

Winter is upon us in most of the country, and with it brings the makings of outdoor memories made only in the snow. Aside from skiing, ice fishing and forming snowmen and angels, snowmobiling is usually at the top of the list when it comes to winter fun. After reviewing the trail offerings of the Midwest

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Best Places to Snowmobile You Should Experience at Least Once

Best places to snowmobile

The Midwest offers some of the best places to snowmobile in the country. Here’s our list of the top destinations to help you prepare for your nedt ride.



Snow Tires vs. All-Season Tires: Worth the Cost?

Snow Tires - Winter Driving

During my last post on preparing your vehicle for winter, one of the comments that came up was the use of snow tires. Of course, if you’re living in the desert or tropics, heavy snowfall is likely the least of your worries. But, if you’re a winter road warrior, a set of snow tires can be

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