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15/08/2016 Press release

Total Uganda Introduces TOTAL EXCELLIUM Fuel That Cleans Your Engine Kilometre After Kilometre

FlorentinDeLoppinot, Total Uganda Managing Director launches Total Excellium in Uganda

Kampala, 16 August 2016

In Uganda, Total is launching TOTAL EXCELLIUM, a new line of specific fuels that clean engines and provide lasting protection to ensure they perform better, use less fuel and produce fewer polluting emissions. The new generation unleaded petrol and diesel is available in all of the 125 Total service stations across the country.

"This launch represents a new step in innovation to help our customers consume better and less thanks to our fuels. The TOTAL EXCELLIUM products combine the best of Total's technological know-how in their formulas and reflect our very high commitment to quality. Our research teams developed these fuels to provide an ever-more effective response to our customers' growing focus on engine care”, said Stanislas Mittleman, Senior Vice President, Africa/Middle East at Total Marketing & Services.​

A clean engine uses less fuel, pollutes less and lasts longer.

While new powertrains deliver increasingly high performance, they are also increasingly sensitive to buildup. An accumulation of deposits can affect the engine's operation and negatively impact performance, resulting in higher fuel consumption, a rise in harmful emissions and less power.

That’s why TOTAL EXCELLIUM formulation has been optimised with specific detergent additives to clean the engine's vital components and keep them clean over time. The result  is up to 89% less buildup for diesel engines and up to 93% less for gasoline engines.

By eliminating deposits on fuel delivery systems, TOTAL EXCELLIUM keeps engines performing at their optimum level over time with reduced fuel consumption and lower CO2 emissions.

TOTAL EXCELLIUM is compatible with all existing diesel and gasoline vehicles, including cars, light utility vehicles, two-wheelers and trucks.


About Total
Total is a global integrated energy producer and provider, a leading international oil and gas company, and the world's second-ranked solar energy operator. We are committed to better energy that is safer, cleaner, more efficient, more innovative and accessible to as many people as possible, and our 100,000 employees play an active role in helping us achieve this mission. As a responsible corporate citizen, we focus on ensuring that our operations in more than 130 countries worldwide consistently deliver economic, social and environmental benefits.

About Total in Uganda
Total has been present in Uganda since 1955 through its marketing operations, where the Group holds more than 21% of the market share. Total Uganda Limited has 125 stations countrywide offering a wide range of services.

Media contact;
Marketing & Communications Manager – Total Uganda
Mobile: +256 (41) 4 390 700