No reformulation needed in order for Mobil 1™ oils to meet API SN Plus standard

Mobil 1™ for modern engines

Fuel economy and emissions standards have changed how today’s engines are designed. Automakers must now focus on improving efficiency while satisfying consumers’ demand for power. A variety of modern engine technologies are delivering on both fronts with the help of complex engineering systems and advanced lubricant technology. That’s why Mobil 1™ motor oil is designed, tested and proven to deliver outstanding performance and protection – no matter what’s under your hood.

Motor oil technology

  • new and improved Mobil 1™ formulation

    Mobil 1™ delivers outstanding performance, protection, and cleanliness

    Our Mobil 1™ family of advanced full synthetic motor oils feature our unique Triple Action Formula. Continuing our trusted legacy of innovation.

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  • Mobil 1 Advanced Fuel Economy Fuels

    Ultra low viscosity oil

    Mobil 1™ 0W-16 Advanced Fuel Economy is an ultra-low-viscosity motor oil that is designed for select modern gasoline and hybrid engines.

  • M1 oil pour GF6

    A new standard

    The new ILSAC GF-6 standard for engine oils improves your vehicle’s fuel economy and engine performance. We’ve met and exceeded the standards with many of our Mobil™ motor oils.

  • Mobil Delvac Improving your business with rigs

    Emission system protection

    Modern engines, particularly those in European vehicles, are equipped with either Gasoline Catalytic Converters or Diesel Particulate Filters. The Mobil 1 ESP lineup of motor oils is ahead of the pack.

Vehicle technology


  • Mobil 1™ motor oils provide outstanding LSPI protection

    Outstanding LSPI protection

    Mobil 1™ motor oils provide outstanding protection against the damaging effects of low-speed pre-ignition (LSPI).

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    Proven performance for turbochargers

    Higher operating temperatures, higher rpm, greater compression. Discover the importance of Mobil 1™ motor oil in today’s turbo engines.

  • Red Lamborghini using Mobil 1™ motor oil

    Twin turbo supercars

    These twin-turbo supercars are in a category all their own. The need to handle extreme heat and horsepower led to the selection of Mobil 1™ motor oil.

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    New cars with Mobil 1™ oil as factory fill

    Find out why many top auto manufacturers fill their cars with Mobil 1 synthetic oil from day one.