How car motor oil works

Shell Helix is designed to improve performance in three key ways: it helps to keep your car engine clean, minimise friction and combat wear. Discover what motor oil does and why using the right one is such an important part of car maintenance.

Why choose Shell Helix motor oils for your car?

Our technical partnership with Scuderia Ferrari has lasted for over 60 years. It has added tougher testing to our oils so we can deliver improved protection.

The Shell Helix range of car oils

Our wide range of products has been specially formulated and extensively tested. Using the right type of oil is important and is more economical in the long run. Find the right one for you.