Shell Helix Ultra - A revolution in motor oil

Shell Helix Ultra with PurePlus technology

Motor Oil Reimagined. The first synthetic motor oil designed from natural gas that gives you long lasting engine performance.

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Shell Helix Fully Synthetic Motor Oils

Shell Helix fully synthetic oils are manufactured from 100% synthetic base stock and high quality additives to achieve higher performance levels than both synthetic technology and mineral oils.

Shell Helix Semi Synthetic Motor Oils

Shell Helix semi-synthetic or ‘synthetic technology’ oils make use of both synthetic and mineral base stocks to achieve higher performance levels than can be formulated from mineral oils alone.

What makes Shell leaders in oil?

Designed to give you a cleaner car engine, a more responsive bike or a more reliable truck, we’ve put our extensive oil-development knowledge into every aspect of the Shell formula – from the base-oil technology through to additive selection and blending.

Why the right motor oil matters

Whether you’re looking for better performance from your car or improved reliability in your truck, it’s essential that you get your oil right.

How car motor oil works

Learn how Shell Helix engine oils work and their importance when maintaining a healthy car. See how easy it is to check your oil, and then explore our FAQ section for our expert help, including advice on car engine oil types.