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G-Drive Racing team to test G-Energy racing oils in FIA World Endurance Championship

11 JULY 2017
Gazpromneft-Lubricants will support G-Drive Racing team in FIA World Endurance Championship.

In mid-June within the near encounter tests previous to the prestigious 24 Hours of Le Mans race the G-Energy racing oil was topped up into the car engines of the G-Drive Racing team. In accordance with the agreement on scientific and technological cooperation between the team and Gazpromneft-Lubricants the company’s technical specialists will attend the race and monitor by means of the mobile laboratory the G-Energy oil samples filled into G-Drive Racing cars.

In 2017 the team will participate in the World Endurance Championship races taking place on the famous routes of Nuerburg, Mexico, Austin, Fuji, Shanghai and Bahrain.

“Choosing G-Energy Racing oil the world-class G-Drive Racing team highly evaluated our work. The team cars carry the most advanced automotive technology and we are able to offer the decent product for their engines – G-Energy racing engine oil, - said Alexander Trukhan, General Director of Gazpromneft-Lubricants.

The World Endurance Championship is a very interesting event where we can test our oils. In these hours of race cars drive on the track at ten tenths, with minimal breaks to change the pilot and for the maintenance. This rhythm is serious test run for G-Energy Racing.

We hope G-Energy Racing engine oils will help G-Drive Racing team to show worthy results on the world famous tracks”.


Gazpromneft-Lubricants Ltd is a subsidiary company of Gazprom Neft PJSC specializing in production and sales of a wide range engine, transmission, hydraulic and industrial oils, greases and technical fluids. It was established in November 2007. The company has 6 production sites in Russia, Italy and Serbia. Overall production is 500K tones of high-quality oils, greases and technical fluids per year.

Omsk Lubricants Plant owns the Russia’s most modern complex for oil blending, canning and packaging with 300K tones of total annual capacity of.

Gazpromneft-Lubricants management and productive assets system is certified for compliance with ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 16949 and OHSAS 18001. The company supplies its products to the Russian conveyors of ROSTSELMASH, GAZ, UAZ (Sollers), BELAZ. The consumers of Gazpromneft-Lubricants industrial products are Severstal, Sibur, Gazprom, Evraz, MMK, TMK, NLMK, Rusal, Alrosa, JSC RZD and other largest industrial companies. The product range includes 500 oil and grease items for all market segments (more than 1200 commodity items).

The company’s products have more than 250 approvals of leading equipment manufacturers: BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Volkswagen, Volvo, Renault, General Motors, Cummins, MAN, ZF, KAMAZ, Avtovaz, Bosch Rexroth and others.

The company is also engaged in the marine oil production and sales, supplying products to the vessels of Sovcomflot, Rosmorport, Rosnefteflot, Norilsk Nickel and other Russian and foreign shipowners. Due to the integration into the Chevron global logistics network, the company's clients have the opportunity to acquire marine oils in more than 800 ports around the world.

The company holds 15% of the lubricant market in Russia and also operates in the CIS and the Baltics, Europe, Central and South-East Asia, Africa and others. Overall production of the company is represented in nearly 60 countries all over the world.

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