What are 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. To these high-quality synthetic base oils we add our proprietary Active Cleansing Technology to create a motor oil that helps provide superior cleansing and protection for today’s engines.

Fully synthetic motor oils help protect your engine.

It is not just freezing Arctic conditions or blistering deserts that push oil to extremes. Everyday motorway driving or congested city traffic, where the car repeatedly has to stop and start, can mean severe conditions for engine oil. Shell Helix Ultra’s fully synthetic formulation offers Shell’s maximum protection in very hot and extremely cold climates, and severe driving conditions.

Shell Helix fully synthetic products

Shell Helix fully synthetic products

Shell Helix Ultra 5W-30

Fully synthetic motor oil – Tailored to meet engine manufacturers’ special requirements.

Shell Helix Ultra 5W-40

Experience PurePlus Technology with Shell Helix Ultra 5W-40, offering you maximum protection for your engine.

Shell Helix Ultra Racing 10W-60

Fully synthetic motor oil – Shell’s most advanced formulation for high-performance racing engines.