Indian Oil has launched the nation’s first 100 Octane petrol known as XP100 focused at excessive finish automobiles and bikes. The earlier highest Octane score accessible was the 99 Octane rated Power 99 provided at choose Hindustan Petroluem shops. The new 100 Octane Indian Oil XP100 is priced at Rs 160 per litre in Delhi – a premium of Rs 77.66 – over the Rs 82.34 per litre value of normal 91 Octane petrol within the nationwide capital.
- Available at choose retailers throughout 10 cities in Phase 1
- IOCL targets luxurious and sports activities automotive homeowners as patrons of the 100 octane petrol.
- Priced at Rs 160 per litre in Delhi
To start with, Indian Oil has mentioned that the XP100 petrol has been made accessible at choose shops in 10 cities – Delhi, Gurgaon, Noida, Agra, Jaipur, Chandigarh, Ludhiana, Mumbai, Pune and Ahmedabad. This quantity is about to rise to 15 with the corporate having confirmed that the XP100 petrol may even turn into accessible in Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Bhubaneswar from a later date. The cities have been chosen the idea of the supply of high-end luxurious automobiles and bikes.
Commenting on the event Shrikant Madhav Vaidya, Chairman, IndianOil, mentioned, “XP100 is an ultra-modern, ultra-premium product designed to thrill your senses. It is the finest grade of petrol to give your vehicle higher power & performance and give you a delightful drive.”
The Octane score for a gas signifies it’s resistance to knock – a situation underneath which gas auto-ignites inside an engine because of the warmth and strain throughout the cylinders. This might be damaging to the engine over time. The increased the Octane score for a gas the extra resistant it’s to this phenomenon. Regular petrol, as compared, has a 91 Octane score.
Petrol costs inch in direction of the Rs 90 mark in Mumbai