Castrol is the world leading manufacturer, distributor and marketer of premium lubricating oils, greases and related services to automotive, industrial, marine, aviation, oil exploration and production customers across the world.
The company is headquartered in the UK and operates directly in over 40 countries, and employing approximately 7,000 staff worldwide. In nearly 100 other markets, we are represented by third party distributors who market and sell our products locally. The Castrol delivery network extends throughout 140 countries, covering 800 ports and partnering with over 2000 distributors and agents. Castrol offers lubricants for virtually all domestic, commercial and industrial applications.
At the forefront of pioneering technology with our 13 R&D centres globally, we develop and test hundreds of new products every year. We work closely with leading industry OEMs, with whom we supply a broad range of lubricants designed for particular operating conditions and environments. Many of our products are recommended by and co-engineered with major automotive manufactures including Audi, Ford, MAN, Honda, JLR, Volvo, Seat, Skoda, Tata and Volkswagen, for their ‘new to the world’ powertrains.
Castrol has a long history of Pioneering Sponsorship across all sport sectors including a wide range of motorsport, but also engaging our customers and consumers with football, rugby, cricket and NFL. Castrol sponsored the UEFA Euro 2008 and 2012 competitions and FIFA 2010 and 2014 World Cups. Castrol has had an active partnership with the LMA since 2010.