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Mobil 1™ in motorsports

Mobil 1™ motor oils have long been the choice for preeminent race teams competing in the most demanding and popular motorsports series around the globe.

The history of the Mobil 1 brand in motorsports traces back to the early 1970s in rally competitions. The brand’s involvement in racing became more official in 1978 through sponsorship of the Williams Formula 1™ team and in 1987 with the sponsorship of Rusty Wallace’s No. 27 car in NASCAR®.

Today, Mobil 1 synthetic motor oil continues to be relied upon for its ability to deliver exceptional engine performance and protection under some of the most extreme conditions. Automotive technicians, race car drivers, team owners and some of the world’s leading automotive manufacturers can all testify to the advanced technology of Mobil 1 lubricants.

Motorsports continues to be a key element of the Mobil 1 brand’s heritage and pedigree. We are pushing ahead with new technological advances to improve our range of oils and lubricants, fueled by the desire for our products to contribute to outstanding performance on the track as well as on the road.

Track presence

  • Kevin Harvick in front of Stewart-Haas Racing Ford


    Fewer pit stops and greater engine efficiency can make all the difference at race time. Learn how Mobil 1™ technology helps bring home the win.

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  • Porsche 911 GT3 car in garage

    Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup

    The Porsche Mobil 1™ Supercup is a race of extremes, showcasing the consistency and reliability of Mobil 1™ motor oil.

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  • Red Bull Racing car on track

    Formula One Grand Prix racing

    Learn about the role Mobil 1™ lubricant technology plays for some of the fastest Formula One® cars ever.

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In addition, Mobil 1 motor oil is the lubricant of choice for teams active in: Best in the Desert, SCORE Baja 1000, Formula Drift, GMG Racing in the Blancpain GT World Challenge America, the K&N Pro Series, Tony Stewart Racing in the World of Outlaws Sprint Cup, the World Rally Championship, the World of Outlaws, Underground Racing in the ½ Mile Events, and the USAC.

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    Racing oils

    Motor oils designed to help maximize performance and horsepower on the track.

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  • Yellow Chevy Corvette representing models factory filled with Mobil 1™ oil

    Official motor oil of Corvette Racing

    Since 1993, Mobil 1™ advanced, full synthetic engine oil has been the factory fill and the recommended service fill for every Corvette.

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    Toyota Racing Development

    Since the partnership began in 2010, Toyota Racing Development has won major championship, including NASCAR®, using Mobil 1 lubricants.

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