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The RFME Enduro Junior Team continues to rely on GRO for its participation in the EnduroGP world championship

Double podium for Mireia Badia in the Women's Championship This weekend saw the start of the EnduroGP World Championship in Lalín (Pontevedra), an event in which the National Enduro Team made its debut. Once again, the RFME has entrusted GRO to supply the lubricants that the whole team will use in the various rounds of the World Championship. The novelty of the team lies in the new coach: Cristóbal Guerrero. "I am very motivated for my first...

Podium for Campos Racing-GRO in the F2 race at Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari

Campos Racing-GRO scored its first podium finish of the 2022 FIA Formula 2 season on Sunday thanks to Swiss driver Ralph Boschung, who completed a fantastic performance at the wheel of his Dallara F2. Despite a bitter Saturday in which Boschung missed out on a podium finish, Boschung fought back to take the podium in Sunday's race. Despite taking a hit at the start that damaged his rear wing and broke his flat-bottom, causing...

EcoVadis Silver Medal for GRO for its good sustainability practices

GRO has been awarded the silver medal by EcoVadis, an organisation that evaluates the social, environmental (purchasing, waste management, operational control, efficiency improvement…) and good governance practices of companies around the world. Our commitment to sustainability, as set out in GRO’s company policy, has led us to be audited by EcoVadis with the aim of contributing to continuous improvement and sustainable development. The first EcoVadis evaluation of GRO has resulted in a score of 62 points,...

Latest GRO successes in elite competitions

Dennis Foggia-Leopard Racing GRO, Moto3 victory in the Indonesian GP Campos Racing GRO, with its driver Ralph Boschung, scores a double fourth place in the opening race of the Formula 2 World Championship in Bahrain. José Antonio Butrón-TRT Racing GRO, victory and lead in the Spanish Motocross Championship

GRO new technology partner for Campos Racing in FIA F2

GRO will provide technical support to the 2 cars of the Campos Racing FIA F2 team to get the maximum performance and efficiency out of them. The agreement will also aim to develop new GRO products by leveraging all of Campos Racing's experience at the highest competitive level and in the unrivalled testing ground of the category. Campos Racing GRO drivers Olli Caldwell and Ralph Boschung will participate in all 13 rounds of the FIA...

GRO at the finish line of the Dakar 2022

The 44th edition of the Dakar Rally has come to an end today! The third edition in Saudi Arabia has been an intense and fast-paced adventure. The toughest rally in the world has consolidated the Rieju-GRO team as a reliable team, with safe and fast riders. "Our riders have fulfilled their mission and have reached the finish line after completing more than 8,000 kilometres. The confidence that GRO lubricants and maintenance products give us has...

GRO moments at the Dakar 2022

The countdown to the Dakar Rally 2022 has begun. Only four days to go until the end of the 44th edition of the world's toughest rally, and the GRO riders are still braving the desert:! Daniel Nosiglia #54: "I feel very comfortable on stages with few dunes and a lot of fast tracks. I'm happy, I made few mistakes. We have to stay focused like this". Santi Navarro #314: "We are doing...

GRO starts in the Dakar 2022

The 44th edition of the Dakar Rally starts in a few hours and GRO will be present with the FN Speed Team and the Rieju team. In this edition, they will have to face 8,000 very hard kilometres, of which 4,300 will be timed and distributed in 12 stages. The FN Speed Team will be represented in the motorbike, light vehicle (T3), SSV (T4) and truck categories. In the motorbike category, RIEJU will be...

ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certificates renewed

COGELSA has renewed its integrated quality and environmental management system certifications, ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015, for the activities of design and development, manufacturing, marketing and technical advice for industrial lubricants (COGELSA) and automotive lubricants (GRO). These certifications, which COGELSA has held since 1999 and 2003 respectively, recognise COGELSA’s ongoing commitment and daily efforts towards operational excellence and responsible environmental management. The new certificates, valid until 2024, have been issued by Bureau Veritas, an independent certification...

Efrén Llarena, runner-up in the European Rally Championship (ERC)

The Rallye Islas Canarias, the last round of the European Rally Championship, was the stage to crown Efrén Llarena as runner-up in the European Rally Championship. Sara Fernández, his co-driver, won the title of European co-drivers' champion. In the Canary Islands, Rallye Team Spain, sponsored by GRO, has achieved the second scratch position. The event, which also counted towards the S-CER, saw the Llarena-Fernández tandem take the victory in the national championship.