Packshot Shell Helix Ultra 0W-30

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

Today’s vehicles need a motor oil that keeps pace with their changing demands and does more to improve performance and engine life. This is why Shell came up with an entirely new way to produce synthetic base oils, made from natural gas with our patented Shell PurePlus Technology.  

Shell Helix Ultra is a range of top-tier motor oil that is formulated using the unique Shell PurePlus Technology, yielding a motor oil that actively helps keep engines clean.  Active Cleansing Technology has always been at the heart of Shell Helix. Starting with the unique Shell PurePlus Technology allows the product to provide even higher levels of cleansing and protection. 

Shell Helix Ultra 0W-30 provides:

  • Unsurpassed sludge protection – no other motor oil can keep your engine closer to factory clean 1
  • Low viscosity and low friction characteristics for up to 2.2% greater fuel economy 2
  • No loss of engine power or fuel economy even after 100,000 km 3
  • Easier cold starting 4
  • For gasoline, diesel and gas engines; also suitable for biodiesel and gasoline/ethanol blends


Specifications: API SL/CF; ACEA A3/B3, A3/B4; MB approval 229.5, 226.5; Renault RN0700, RN0710; VW 502.00/505.00

1 Based on Sequence VG sludge test results using 0W-40

2 Based on ACEA M 111 fuel economy results compared with the industry reference oil

3 Based on data from a field test of 100,000-km duration

4 Compared with higher-viscosity oils

The product specifications listed above may vary from time to time and may not all be available for sale in the United Kingdom. To obtain a specific recommendation for your vehicle from our UK product portfolio, please use our free online oil recommendation tool, Shell Lubematch.

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