How Data from an Indy 500 Racecar Team will Help Bearings Perform Better in Everything from Heavy Equipment to Rolling Mills.


Some people may believe that using a seven million dollar racecar as a test “lab” to develop a better grease is a bit of a crazy idea. Nonetheless, Joel Garrett, head of Quaker Chemical Corporation’s specialty grease business Summit Lubricant’s Inc., thought it was a perfect idea and, after working in conjunction with Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing (“SFHR”), it turned out he was right.