Prestone Launches New Prestone Command® Family of Heavy Duty Antifreeze/Coolants at HDAW'13

Lake Forest, IL, February 8, 2013 – Prestone Products Corporation, a leading manufacturer of antifreeze/coolant, cooling system flush/cleaners and other performance chemicals for the North American vehicle market, officially unveiled its new Prestone Command® Heavy Duty Antifreeze/Coolant products at the 2013 Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW'13), which was held from Jan. 21-25 in Las Vegas, NV. Available in two different formulations, Extended Life (Red) and Extended Service (Purple), Prestone Command® Heavy Duty Antifreeze/Coolants have been specifically designed to help keep heavy duty vehicles worry free and operating at the optimum level in any conditions.

"HDAW'13 was the perfect venue for us to introduce our new Prestone Command® line to the heavy duty vehicle market," said Tim Shipley, Director of Sales for Prestone Product Corporation. "We received an overwhelmingly positive response from everyone at the event."

During HDAW'13, Shipley participated in a short video introduction of the Prestone Command® product line. To view the video, please go to

In conjunction with launching its antifreeze/coolant products, Prestone Products Corporation also announced the availability of its new line of Prestone Command® Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) at HDAW'13. Prestone Command® DEF meets all API and ISO 2224-1 manufacturing specifications. It is available in 1- and 2.5-gallon (3.78- and 9.45-liter) containers, as well as 55-gallon (208.2 liter) drums and 330-gallon (1,249.19 liter) totes.

The new Prestone Command® Heavy Duty Antifreeze/Coolants and DEF product lines will be available for shipment in March. For more information on Prestone Command® products, please visit You can also contact Joe Izzo, National Accounts Sales Manager at

Prestone Products Corporation manufactures and markets Prestone® antifreeze/coolant and related products. For more than 80 years, the Prestone name has provided customers with high quality products, including one of the leading brands of antifreeze/coolant. The company's heavy duty division is headquartered in Lake Forest, IL, and recently launched its Prestone Command® brand of products specifically engineered for the most demanding heavy duty on-road and off-road applications. You can find more at