Synthetic Oil Vs Mineral oil

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We as automobile enthusiasts have all heard about synthetic oil, but do we really know the difference between synthetic and conventional mineral based oil? Let’s try and understand both. Mineral engine oil is almost entirely natural, while synthetic oil is a mix of chemicals and includes performance enhancing additives like performance-enhancing additives like polyalphaolefin (PAO), synthetic esters and alkylated aromatics. Also the molecules in synthetic oil are more consistent than mineral...