Gazpromneft-Lubricants Ltd (“Gazpromneft-Lubricants”) is a subsidiary of Gazprom Neft, specialising in the production and sale of oils, lubricants and car fluids. Established in 2007, Gazpromneft-Lubricants Ltd has five production facilities throughout Russia, Italy and Serbia. Total production volumes stand at more than 490,000 tonnes of premium oils, lubricants and car fluids per year.
The company’s products are used on the production lines of major automotive manufacturers including The Avtotor group of companies (producing General Motors and Hyundai vehicles), Mercedes Benz Trucks Vostok, KAMAZ, and the GAZ Group.
The company’s product range includes 470 branded oils and lubricants for all market sectors (more than 1,000 products in total).
G-Energy is the premium motor oils brand from Gazprom Neft. G-Energy oils are designed for the most up-to-the-minute American-, European- and Japanese-produced cars. G-Energy products are produced at Gazpromneft-Lubricants’ production facilities in Bari, (Italy). The company’s oils are approved by leading global car manufacturers including Mercedes Benz, VW, BMW, Renault, General Motors, and others. In 2013 the company (the first in the Russian market to do so) launched a new, special-purpose product line of
The marathon Dakar Rally (formerly the Paris—Dakar Rally) is an annual trans-continental rally raid, held every year since 1978. Both professional sportsmen (works’ teams) and amateurs take part in competitions (the latter making up as much as 80 percent of competitors). In contrast to classic rallies, elimination rounds take place, as a rule, from the beginning of the year, ending with arrival at the final destination. The full extent of the rally is divided into various sections, with victory going to those completing the full route in the shortest time. In addition to this, the Dakar, as well as having elimination rounds across all rally vehicles as a whole, also includes specific contests for motorbikes, quad-bikes and trucks — with a rally-raid winner in each category.