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Gulf announces partnership with Silverstone Circuits Ltd

Gulf Retail has become the fuel partner to Silverstone Circuits Ltd, providing the world renowned motor racing venue with its full requirement of fuels including a range of premium and racing fuels as well as heating oils and generator fuels. The transformation of Silverstone Circuit into one of the UK’s leading year-round leisure destinations continues and this tie up reflects a strong commitment to the future from two businesses with rich racing pedigrees.

Silverstone | 14th September, 2018

1st GULF fuel station has launched in Guangzhou China

Gulf Oil International has reached an agreement to launch a Gulf-branded national service station network in China. The first 25 service stations in China are expected to be operational within the next 12 months.

Fuels & Lubes | 12th September, 2018

Gulf Oil eyes No 2 spot among private lubricant brands; opens plant in Chennai

Helped by a higher-than-industry growth thanks to its multi-pronged strategy, Gulf Oil Lubricants is eyeing the Number 2 position among private players in the domestic lubricants market.

BusinessLine | 10th September, 2018

2019 Ford GT Heritage Edition brings Gulf Oil livery to the street

In 1968, a Ford GT40 wearing the iconic Gulf Oil livery and fielded by JW Automotive Engineering won the 24 Hours of Le Mans. A year later, the same car — chassis number 1075 — won again, making it one of only a few vehicles to win the prestigious endurance race more than once.

Autoblog | 28th August, 2018

Ford GT '68 Heritage edition with retro Gulf Oil livery celebrates 50 years of Le Mans wins

Ford Motor Company and Gulf Oil are celebrating 50 years of their legendary back to back wins at the Le Mans. To mark this special anniversary, a Ford GT '68 Heritage edition has been showcased at the Rolex Historic Reunion event at the Laguna Seca Raceway in California.

Overdrive | 28th August, 2018

Marathon organized to raise funds for helpless children

8 kilometer race 'Running for a happy childhood' is driven by SOS Children's Villages and the Gulf Oil Peru company. Event will raise more than 40 thousand soles.

La Republica | 17th August, 2018

Japanese racing driver Keiko Ihara shares her story

Keiko Ihara was one of the first women in Japan to become a top racing driver.
Navigating such a male-dominated environment was not easy, but she proved her critics wrong and rose to the top of her field.

BBC | 10th August, 2018

Gulf Oil And MS Dhoni Bat For Road Safety In New 360-Degree Campaign

Gulf Oil along with its brand ambassador cricketer MS Dhoni, has walked onto a new field to create awareness about road safety which nowadays causes major fatalities due to basic flouting of regulations.

| 8th August, 2018

Certas grows Gulf network in UK, buys fuel stations in Wales

Independent fuel and lubricants supplier Certas Energy has acquired six forecourts from South Wales-based David Taylor Filling Stations as it continues to expand its Gulf network in the United Kingdom.

Petrol Plaza | 27th July, 2018

TAG Heuer Formula 1 Gulf Special Edition Watch

We’ve certainly seen no shortage of colorful and bold racing inspired watches this year – some more welcome than others.

A Blog to Watch | 17th July, 2018

GPO @ Le Mans Classic

For Grandprix Originals, Le Mans is always worth a trip, especially when it comes to the historic event at the Sarthe, which takes place every two years.

Vintage Style | 13th July, 2018

Ford GT: Three Generations And 50 Years Of Le Mans Racing Heritage

The Ford GT, also known as the GT40, first won Le Mans in 1966. The mid-engine V8 supercar went on to win the world's most prestigious race three more times, putting Ferrari down while dominating the Le Man's podium from 1966 through 1969.

Forbes | 28th June, 2018

The 2018 Le Mans 24 Hours Grid Assembles

The entire 60-car field set to compete in the 2018 Le Mans 24 Hours were on track at the same time earlier today, for the traditional grid shot. | 28th June, 2018

From classic to new-age: 8 racing cars modernised

Whether it’s a rally car storming across a bumpy gravel road or a Formula 1 car speeding towards the famous Eau Rouge corner at the Spa-Francorchamps F1 track, motorsport offers thrills to all proper petrolheads.

Wheels24 | 28th June, 2018

Amazing 50th Anniversary weekend for Gulf at Le Mans

The 2018 Le Mans week has proved to be one of the most memorable for Gulf, on many different levels. Gulf has marked the 50th Anniversary of its first victory at the world’s greatest race, the Le Mans 24 Hours, with various activities that illustrate the breadth of Gulf’s sporting and commercial partnerships, past present and future.

Garage & MOT | 27th June, 2018

McLaren gets into the spirit of Le Mans with F1-inspired 675LT

At the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1997, a ‘Longtail’ McLaren F1 GTR racing under the Gulf-Davidoff GTC Racing banner and adorned with a distinctive livery finished second overall and first in the GT1 class. Now, McLaren Special Operations has created a personalised 675LT in tribute to that very car…

Classic Driver | 6th June, 2018

The first Gulf Oil Service Station in the country is already operating

The initial plan includes one hundred vending machines with the leading brand in lubricants... | 1st June, 2018

Gulf Oil Lubricants Starts Commercial Production at Chennai Lube Blending Plant

Gulf Oil Lubricants India Ltd (GOLIL) new lubricant blending plant in Ennore, Chennai, in the southeastern coast of India, started commercial production yesterday.

Fuels + Lubes | 18th May, 2018

Gulf Service Station network to launch in China

Gulf Oil International has reached an agreement to launch a Gulf-branded national service station network in China. The first 25 service stations in China are expected to be operational within the next 12 months.

Fuels & Lubes | 15th May, 2018

Blue & Orange is the new temporary exhibition at the 24H museum in Le Mans, Sarthe

Blue & Orange, why did these colors become so iconic? The Automobile Club of the West (ACO) has the answer and offers to discover it during the visit of the Museum of 24H of Le Mans through a new temporary exhibition unpublished.

Auto Plus | 10th May, 2018

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