Motul is a world-class French company specialised in the formulation, production and distribution of high-tech engine lubricants (two-wheelers, cars and other vehicles) as well as lubricants for industry via its Motul Tech activity.
Unanimously recognised for more than 150 years for the quality of its products, innovation capacity and involvement in the field of competition, Motul is also recognised as The specialist in synthetic lubricants. As early as 1971, Motul was the first lubricant manufacturer to pioneer the formulation of a 100% synthetic lubricant for automotive’s engines, The 300V lubricant, making use of Esters technology and issued from the aeronautical industry.
All along the years, Motul has gained experience as an official supplier to many racing teams and manufacturers and contributes with them to further technological development in motorsports.
Motul is supporting those teams in international competitions such as: 24 Hours of Le Mans (cars and mortorcycles), FIA GT1 World Championship, Formula Nippon, World Endurance Championship, Super GT, Dakar, IRC, Drift, Pikes Peak, MotoGP, World Superbike, World MX, Endurance World Championship, Superbike, Supercross, IOM TT, Rallycross, F1 Boat and scores of others.
ABOUT THE MOTUL – TECH3 PARTNERSHIP
« Friction reduction » are two of the words an engineer most likes to hear when talking about high performance racing engines. Less friction means less heat, less wear and superior performance and this is one of the key technical areas the Yamaha Tech3 Team knows it can completely rely on when approaching any race weekend in the highly competitive MotoGP Championship.
As Official Lubricants Partner to Yamaha Tech3 team, a technical partnership which is now in its 23rd year, Motul is ideally placed to offer the famous French team the range and quality of lubricants needed for this fast-moving arena. Motul is a global company with representation in over 80 countries, including all those visited by MotoGP. European leader in the field of motorcycle lubricants and lubrication, Motul is also the number one in many other countries in each continent. As far as we can remember, Motul has always been part of the world’s premier motorcycle racing World Championship.