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Oils and Lubricants
Shell Lubricants is the number one global lubricant supplier* and has a 70-year history of innovation. Some of the world’s top manufacturers choose Shell as the first-fill motor oil for new vehicles in their factories and continue to use a range of our products for ongoing servicing.
Whatever your needs or application, Shell can provide a full range of lubes including synthetic high-performance products. See how our superior oils and lubricants work to clean and protect your engine, helping to improve its performance and prolonging its life.
* Source: Kline & Company, Competitive Intelligence for the Global Lubricants Industry, 2008–2018.
When you understand what motor oil does, you realise why using the right oil lubricants for your vehicle is so important. Find out about the various functions of motor oil and identify which type is best for you.
The Shell Group invests more in research and development than any other international oil company, recruiting leading scientists who work in world-class research and testing facilities. Find out more here.