Packshot Shell Helix Ultra SN 5W-30

Fully synthetic motor oil – The next oil generation for engine cleanliness.

Today’s vehicles need a motor oil that keeps pace with their changing demands and does more to improve performance and engine life. This is why Shell came up with an entirely new way to produce synthetic base oils, made from natural gas with our patented Shell PurePlus Technology.  

Shell Helix Ultra is a range of top-tier motor oil that is formulated using the unique Shell PurePlus Technology, yielding a motor oil that actively helps keep engines clean.  Active Cleansing Technology has always been at the heart of Shell Helix. Starting with the unique Shell PurePlus Technology allows the product to provide even higher levels of cleansing and protection.

Shell Helix Ultra SN 5W-20 provides:

  • Unsurpassed wear and sludge protection 1
  • Leaves pistons 65% cleaner than the industry standard 2
  • Enhanced fuel economy, with a corresponding reduction in emissions 3


Specifications: API SN; ILSAC GF-5; ACEA A1/B1; Chrysler 6395; GM 6094M; 4718M; Ford WSS M2C945-A, M2C930-A

1 Based on Sequence IVA wear test and Sequence VG sludge test using 5W-30

2 Average percentage achieved based on ILSAC GF-5 and Sequence IIIG pistons deposit tests using 5W-30

3 Based on Sequence VID fuel economy test compared with the industry reference oil

Featured content

Shell Lube Locator

Use our Lubricants Locator to find locations where you can buy your Shell Oils and Lubricants. 

Shell Motorist app

Download the Shell Motorist app for iPhone and Android: your partner for every journey.