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About ELF

Core values

ELF has found success globally because we have stayed true to our core values. We lead every project with Passion, Expertise, and Premium, with the goal of making every drive a moment of pleasure.


Drawing from our passion for motorsport, we want to integrate the same excellence, adventure and athleticism into every drive to give customers heightened experiences that stir emotions and create sensaitions typically that only fell racetrack


Fundamentally inspired by R&D, we strive to be specialists in our field by constantly anticipating, exploring, innovating, and daring to be different.


We are strongly anchored in the public consciousness in many markets as a brand of status, prestige, and elegance. Our dignified and restrained approach to developing high-value products has attracted a community of driving enthusiasts.

A worldwide presence

ELF has a very strong brand awareness among automobile experts. Buying an ELF product means having the assurance and reliability of an established brand.

The ELF’s quality is based on a very strong experience in motorsports. ELF is firstly known for more than 150 Formula 1 victories. ELF products proved measurable benefits with regard to longevity and engine protection.

ELF products are sold in 113 countries. ELF has dedicated lines of lubricants for cars, motorcycles and heavy duty vehicles.

ELF products are conceived in 2 main research centres:

  • CRES (Solaize, France)
  • TCAP (Mumbai, India)

Advanced technology lubricants

ELF has a strong expertise in lubricants and is deeply engaged in high-end cleaner lubrication for mobility.

Our competitive edge is our consistent R&D efforts towards making technical and technological innovations. That is how we can continue producing high performance and effective oils designed to protect engines.

Fuel economy lubricants

ELF's Fuel Economy lubricants improve vehicle and equipment performance while significantly reducing environmental impact and running costs. (i.e. lower fuel consumption, fewer CO2 emissions, more engine protection, less wear).

Low SAPS lubricants

ELF low SAPS lubricants cater to the needs of the most up-to-date engines, enabling their depolluting systems to operate at maximum capacity to reduce environmental impact. (i.e. low levels of sulphated ash, phosphorus and sulphur (SAPS)).