February 21, 2007 : Caltex Lubricants Lanka Limited enters into an agreement with reputed Senior Captain for Sri Lankan Airlines and 4 x 4 contender Themiya Abyewickrema as the Brand Ambassador for Delo 400.
“We are indeed happy to have Mr. Abeywickrema join us to endorse our Delo 400 brand. Mr. Abyewickrema’s appointment as the Delo 400 brand ambassador will complement the brands promise of performance under gruelling and demanding conditions thereby achieving the perfect blend for the organizations image” says Mr. Kishu Gomes, CEO / Managing Director of Caltex in Sri Lanka.
Delo 400 represents a symbol of reliability and performance for all types of diesel engines. The advanced ISOSYN® technology of Delo 400 is specifically designed to provide premium performance under the most severe conditions. Through ongoing innovation and continual testing, Delo 400 provides the most technically advanced solution for virtually any diesel engine.
According to Dr. Gamini Amarasekera, Chief Technology Manager for Caltex, “This premium engine oil combines ISOSYN® technology and unique additives to provide the ultimate in engine protection.”
For Mr. Abeywickrema, his overseas exposure to evolving lifestyles and trends has presented him with the learning that he has implemented and put into practice in the 4 wheel driving arena. These opportunities have gained him the recognition adding a number of accolades in his name “I have had the opportunity to drive in some fantastic and challenging routes and I am indeed proud of my achievements over the years.”
Among his many prestigious awards, Mr. Abyewickrema was ranked 1st Runner in the 2004 challenge in Monaragala and 2nd runner up in 2005 challenge in Nuwera Eliya. Furthermore, Mr. Abyewickrema achieved one of the highest points at the Nuwara Eliya Lake Cross – Race in 2006, but the race had to be forgone due to bad weather. His more recent achievement was at the 4×4 Challenge in Daraniyagala where he was awarded 4th place.
“As brand ambassador for Delo 400, Mr. Abeywickrema will continue to participate in all 4 x 4 challenges and other related events backed by the unsurpassed performance of Caltex Delo” says Mr. Imal Fonseka Director / General Manager for Caltex in Sri Lanka. Mr. Abeywickrema will play a key role in all brand and product communication associated with the product.