Designed from natural gas
The Shell PurePlus Technology is a revolutionary process that allows us to convert natural gas into high quality, first of its kind, synthetic base oil. The Shell PurePlus Technology allows us to create crystal-clear base oil using gas as a starting point. The Shell PurePlus base oil has been designed from the molecules up- to meet and exceed the demands of modern engines and those of the future.
No other motor oil cleans your engine better*
Shell Helix Ultra is our most advanced motor oil ever. Combined with the Active Cleansing Technology, the Shell PurePlus Technology delivers higher** levels of engine cleanliness and protection. Benefits on the road include less top up, up to 3% of fuel economy, easier start up and superior protection. Shell Helix PurePlus allows a reduced oil consumption, reduced friction, exceptional low temperatures performance and superior piston cleanliness.
*Based on Sequence VG sludge test results using 0W-40.
**When compared with previous versions of Shell Helix Ultra.