Dallas-based Niteo Products LLC has acquired of the automotive chemical products portfolio sold under the Motor Medic brand from RSC Chemical Solutions. Niteo Products—a manufacturer and marketer of automotive fragrance, appearance and performance products— was founded in 2015 through the acquisition of the Valvoline car care assets from Ashland Inc. It is a portfolio company of Highlander Partners L.P.
The Motor Medic suite of automotive chemical products includes motor flush, starting fluids, fuel additives, transmission fluids, oil additives, injector cleaners, power steering fluids, and cooling system fluids. The products are offered in hardware, convenience, mass merchants and automotive retailers throughout North America and internationally.
The acquisition of Motor Medic furthers Niteo's comprehensive automotive chemical product offering and strengthens its complete car care lineup for retailers, according to the company. The Motor Medic manufacturing and operations will be conducted from Niteo's existing facilities in Hernando, Mississippi.
"The addition of the Motor Medic brand family of products will enhance Niteo's breadth in the automotive chemicals and functional fluids category, adding a strong brand alongside Niteo's existing product offering,” said Cameron Evans, CEO of Niteo. “We are excited to leverage the brand and continue growing the business."