Mobil 1 in motorsports

Mobil 1™ motor oils have long been the choice for leading race teams competing in the most demanding and popular motorsports series around the world.

The history of the Mobil 1™ brand in motorsports traces back to the early 1970s in rally competitions. Today, Mobil 1™ motor oil continues to be relied upon for its ability to deliver exceptional engine performance and protection under some of the most extreme conditions.

Oracle Red Bull Racing

Mobil 1™ have been Red Bull Racing’s official lubricant partner since 2017. On race weekends, a dedicated track lab in the garage allows a technical advisor to test samples of the oil. This enables us to ensure all 4,000 parts the lubricants cool and separate are working correctly.

Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup

Becoming the title sponsor of the Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup in 2007, the world’s fastest and most prestigious one-make championship, Mobil 1™ motor oils take what is learnt on the track and applies it to the road.

Walkinshaw Andretti United

Walkinshaw Andretti United and Mobil 1™ have had an alliance for over 30 years. WAU relies on Mobil 1™ motor oils to perform under extreme conditions, including the now infamous plastic bag incident at Bathurst 1000 in 2002.

Toyota Racing Development and Gazoo Racing

Toyota Racing Development (TRD) relies on Mobil 1™ branded engine oil, chassis lubricants and gear oils to help its race teams in multiple programs worldwide compete and win championships.


Custom racing engines need to endure high rpm and operating temperatures, so they require specially formulated, advanced motor oils. Since 2003, Mobil 1™ has been the Official Motor Oil of NASCAR, and many drivers use Mobil 1™ motor oils for proven performance in the most extreme conditions.