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The 24 Hours of Le Mans is the pinnacle of endurance racing and for Mobil 1 is a unique testing ground for our innovative developments and high-performance lubricants. Our presence behind the scenes over the years has contributed to the on track success of Porsche, Corvette and many other teams who share the same competitive spirit and desire to win as Mobil 1.

Porsche LMP1 Return

Mobil 1 technology

Le Mans is commonly known as the Grand Prix of endurance and efficiency with the key to success or failure being determined by the reliability and performance of the technology. Mobil 1 lubricants are used throughout the Porsche 919 LMP1 to help ensure sustained performance and maximum efficiency.

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Reducing friction in an engine is essential to maximizing power and performance. Mobil 1 helps provide increased power and improved engine efficiency.


Provides reduced fluid traction losses improving gearbox efficiency and delivering more power to the wheels.


Running at over 200 bar and 100° C (212° F) this fluid is an essential part of the hydraulic system which controls gear shift and throttles.

Mobil 1 supported teams

Mobil 1 supports several factory and private teams competing at Le Mans. In addition to our unique partnership with the Porsche 919 LMP1 in 2014, Mobil 1 lubricants are also used in the other production based categories with manufactures including Corvette, Porsche and many others.

Corvette C7.R

Mobil 1 together with Corvette Racing have enjoyed considerable success at Le Mans. Mobil 1 has been the Official Lubricant of Corvette Racing since 1996 providing a unique combination of experience, expertise and innovative thinking. This has helped to consistently deliver performance and contribute to six class victories since 2001.

Porsche 911 RSR

In 2013 Porsche and Mobil 1 officially returned to Le Mans in the production based GTE category taking first and second place with the 911 RSR. Mobil 1 prides itself on being an integral part of the cars providing reliability, performance and durability to all the Mobil 1 supported cars competing at Le Mans.