Shell Helix Ultra 5W-40 (Available in 12x1l, 20L, 209L & 1000L





Shell Helix Ultra 5W-40

Fully synthetic motor oil – Shell’s most advanced formulation for high performance engines

Shell Helix Ultra 5W-40 main applications:

  • Shell Helix Ultra 5W40 fully synthetic formulation offers Shell’s maximum protection in very hot and extremely cold climates and severe driving conditions. Shell Helix Ultra 5W40 can be used for modern gasoline engines, diesel engines (without particulate filters) and gas engines, and it is also suitable for use with biodiesel and gasoline/ethanol blends.

Shell Helix Ultra 5W40 uses unique active cleansing technology to help high-performance engines operate at maximum efficiency by helping to protect them from power-robbing deposits and wear. It is suitable for even the longest OEM-recommended drain intervals.

Specifications, Approvals & Recommendations of Shell Helix Ultra 5W40

Shell Helix Ultra 5W-40
Specifications, Approvals & Recommendations
Mercedes MB-Approval 229.5, 226.5 BMW LL-01
Volkswagen VW 502.00 en 505.00 Porsche A 40
Renault RN 0700 0710 Peugeot Citroen Opel PSA B 71 2296
Ferrari approved Chrysler MS-10725 MS-12991

Fiat 9.55535.Z2 & Fiat 9.55535-N2 (Meets the requirements)

Shell Helix Ultra 5W-40 benefits:

  • + Shell’s ultimate active cleansing technology
  • + Superior wear and corrosion protection
  • + Active clean-up
  • + Superior resistance to oil degradation
  • + Low-evaporation formulation
  • + Exceptional low-temperature performance
  • + Long Life
  • + Multi-fuel capability

Performance, Features & Benefits of Shell Helix Ultra 5W-40

+ Shell’s ultimate active cleansing technology

Shell Helix Ultra 5W40 helps to protect high-performance engines from power and performance-robbing deposits.

+ Superior wear and corrosion protection

Helps to extend engine life by protecting surfaces from wear and by helping to neutralise corrosive combustion acids.

+ Active clean-up

Shell Helix Ultra 5W40 helps to remove sludge left behind by inferior oils.

+ Superior resistance to oil degradation

Helps to maintain protection throughout the oil-drain interval.

+ Low-evaporation formulation

Low oil consumption for less frequent top-up with Shell Helix Ultra 5W40.

+ Exceptional low-temperature performance

Faster oil flow with Shell Helix Ultra 5W40 for quicker engine warm-up.

+ Long Life

Exceptional protection and cleansing, even at the longest manufacturer-recommended oil-drain intervals.

+ Multi-fuel capability

Shell Helix Ultra 5W40 can be used for gasoline, diesel and gas engines, and is also suitable for biodiesel and gasoline/ethanol blends.

To find the right Shell Helix product for your vehicles and equipment, please consult Shell LubeMatch at:

Additional information

Weight 12.00000000 kg

1000 Litre, 12X1 Litre, 20 Litre, 209 Litre