How it works

Engine technology is changing rapidly and as vehicle manufacturers continue to strive to increase performance and efficiency, so do we.

Our new Shell V-Power fuel provides our best performance for your engine. Our boosted cleaning technology helps to better restore engine condition1.

Now, with new technology, the reformulated Shell V-Power Unleaded 98 fuel is designed to better clean and protect your engine2.

The new premium unleaded formulation is designed to help:

  • improve engine performance – helping to remove dirt deposits that already have formed
  • restore your engine cleanliness3

The new and improved Shell V-Power 98 is also formulated with a new friction reducing ingredient4.

The benefits of Shell V-Power 98 includes:

  • It helps to clean

    It helps to clean

    Thanks to new and improved technology, new Shell V-Power 98 is formulated to help remove performance-robbing deposits from your engine and deliver our best cleaning power5.

    New Shell V-Power Unleaded 98 contains more cleaning molecules than previous formulation, which helps to target dirt and helps to restore engine cleanliness by removing deposits that have already formed.

  • It helps to reduce friction

    It helps to reduce friction

    New Shell V-Power 98 contains a new friction-reducing ingredient (compared to Shell’s previous formulation). This ingredient targets difficult to lubricate parts of the engine, helping the piston assembly turn more freely6.

1. New compared to previous Shell V-Power formulations. Boosted compared to Shell's regular maingrade fuel. Helps to better restore engine condition by helping to remove performance robbing deposits from key fuel system components such as intake valves and/or fuel. Actual effects and benefits may vary according to vehicle type, driving conditions and driving style.

2. Boosted compared to Shell's regular maingrade fuel. Designed to better help clean and protect key fuel system components such as intake valves and/or fuel injectors from the build-up of performance robbing deposits. Actual effects and benefits may vary according to vehicle type, vehicle condition and driving style.

3. Helps to clean key fuel system components such as intake valves and/or fuel injectors from the build-up of performance robbing deposits. Actual effects and benefits may vary according to vehicle type, vehicle condition and driving style.

4. Compared to Shell's previous formulation of Shell V-Power unleaded. Friction reducing molecules help critical parts of your engine. Actual effects and benefits may vary according to vehicle type, vehicle condition and driving style.

5. Our most effective fuel in modern generation engine technology. Helps to clean key fuel system components such as intake valves and/or fuel injectors from the build-up of performance robbing deposits. Actual effects and benefits may vary according to vehicle type, driving conditions and driving style.

6. Compared to Shell's previous formulation of Shell V-Power unleaded, in July 2019. Friction reducing molecules help critical parts of your engine. Actual effects and benefits may vary according to vehicle type, vehicle condition and driving style.

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