Packshot of Shell Helix Ultra ECT 0W-30

Shell Helix Lubricants

Fully synthetic motor oil – Shell’s ultimate protection for vehicle emission systems.

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 ECT 0W-30 provides:

  • Protects emission systems by helping to keep diesel particulate filters clean 
  • Unsurpassed sludge protection – no other motor oil can keep your engine closer to factory clean 1 
  • Up to 2.1% greater fuel economy  

Specifications: API SN; ACEA C3; BMW LL-04; MB approval 229.51 


1 Based on Sequence VG sludge test results using 0W-40. 
2 Based on ACEA M 111 fuel economy results compared with the industry reference oil.