Castrol is a global brand of motor oil and lubricants that was founded in the United Kingdom in 1899. The company was initially known as CC Wakefield & Company and began producing lubricants for steam engines and other industrial applications. In the early 20th century, Castrol began producing oils for automobiles, motorcycles, and other vehicles.
Today, Castrol is a leading brand of motor oil and lubricants, with a wide range of products designed for various applications, including passenger cars, motorcycles, trucks, and industrial equipment. The company is known for its high-quality products and innovative technologies, such as its synthetic oils and advanced additives.
Castrol is also involved in motorsports, sponsoring various racing teams and events around the world. The company has a long history in motorsports, having been involved in Formula One, World Rally Championship, and other racing series for many years.
In addition to its motor oil and lubricants, Castrol also offers a range of services and solutions, such as oil analysis and maintenance programs, to help customers optimize the performance and longevity of their equipment. The company has a global presence, with operations in over 120 countries and a network of distributors and service providers worldwide.