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CASTROL CLASSIC XL 20W-50

For pre-1980 classic cars and motorcycles A conventional 20W-50 multigrade engine oil of good all round performance, formulated with high quality mineral oils plus selected additives, ideally suited to older technology and classic car engines. Offers excellent oil consumption, and a very high level of engine wear protection.

CASTROL CLASSIC XXL40

For pre-1950 cars and pre-1970 motorcycles High quality SAE 40 Monograde engine oil, recommended for single and multi-cylinder engines under road and competition conditions. Castrol XXL 40 is also recommended for many single and multi-cylinder pre 1970 classic motorcycles for engine and gearbox lubrication

CASTROL CLASSIC XL 30

For pre-1950 veteran, vintage and classic cars A high quality SAE 30 Monograde engine oil which is also used in most types of manually operated gearboxes fitted to vintage and classic cars. Also specified for pre-selector type gearboxes. Offers excellent cold temperature starting, and improved oil pressure at high operating temperatures

CASTROL CLASSIC GP50

For pre-1950 performance cars and pre-1970 motorcycles Traditional, low detergent, SAE 50 Monograde engine oil, which offers excellent high temperature performance, excellent noise suppression and a very high level of engine wear protection.

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About castrol Classic Oils

ON 19TH MARCH 1899, CHARLES 'CHEERS' WAKEFIELD SET UP AN OIL COMPANY IN ENGLAND. TEN YEARS LATER, HE PRODUCED A NEW LUBRICANT THAT WOULD REVOLUTIONISE TRANSPORT IN THE FIRST HALF OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY. HE CALLED THE NEW OIL CASTROL.

Established in 1899, originally as C.C.Wakefield, Castrol launched their first lubricant for cars in 1906 and has been at the leading edge of motor technology ever since.
Choosing the right engine oil for your veteran, vintage or classic vehicle is essential for ensuring peak running condition and maximum wear protection for your engine.
To make this decision easier, Castrol produce a range of famous Classic oil brands to the correct formulations and viscosities as originally recommended by the vehicle manufacturers, but now using the latest technology, where appropriate, and low detergent formulations to protect your veteran, vintage and classic vehicle.
Historically, many motor manufacturers recommend Castrol by name in their original vehicle handbooks and now today's owners are able to follow those original recommendations.
Castrol’s oil recommendations for vintage, veteran and classic vehicles date back to the turn of the last century