Made from natural gas

For complete protection & performance

  • Made with 100% synthetic molecules which helps provide complete protection for top engine performance:

    • Cleaner pistons1
    • Better fuel economy2
    • Protects horsepower
    • Unsurpassed wear protection3
    • Excellent performance in extreme temperatures


  • Extends engine life4

  • Formulated to prevent LSPI (Low Speed Preignition)

Pennzoil is the first motor oil made from natural gas, not crude. Pennzoil Platinum® with PurePlus™ Technology is a first of its kind full synthetic motor oil made from natural gas and designed for COMPLETE PROTECTION for top engine performance. 


1 Based on Sequence IIIH results . Does not apply to Pennzoil Platinum ® Euro motor oil. 

2 Based on the latest industry standard

3 Based on Sequence IVA wear test using SAE 5W-30.

4 Based on Seq IV




Formulations Available Grades


Pennzoil Platinum full synthetic oil is available in the following viscosities: 0W-16, 0W-20, 5W-20, 5W-30, 10W-30.

API SN PLUS / GF-6 Ready

SAE 0W-16

SAE 0W-20

SAE 5W-20

SAE 5W-30

SAE 10W-30


*API SN PLUS specification not applicable

SAE 10W-60


Oil Specifications

Pennzoil Platinum® Full Synthetic Motor Oil with PurePlus® Technology

Industry Specifications

API SN-Resource Conserving and all previous categories SN, SM, SL, SJ (SAE 0W-16, SAE 0W-20, SAE 5W-20, SAE 5W-30, SAE 10W-30)
ACEA A1/B1-10, A1/B1-12 (SAE 5W-30)
ACEA A5/B5-10, A5/B5-12 (SAE 5W-30)

OEM Specifications

Chrysler MS-6395 (SAE 0W-20, SAE 5W-20, SAE 5W-30, SAE 10W-30)
Ford WSS-M2C930-A and WSS-M2C945-A (SAE 5W-20)
Ford WSS-M2C929-A and WSS-M2C946-A (SAE 5W-30)
Ford WSS-M2C947-A  (SAE 0W-20)
GM 6094M (SAE 5W-20, SAE 5W-30, SAE 10W-30)
GM 4718M (Corvette and Cadillac) (SAE 5W-30, SAE 10W-30)
GM dexos1™ Certification (SAE 0W-20, SAE 5W-20, SAE 5W-30)
Honda/Acura HTO-06 (SAE 5W-30)
Volvo (SAE 5W-30)

Specifications may vary by viscosity grade. Beginning with its 2011 model year vehicles, GM began recommending oils meeting the GM dexos1™ oil performance level for for all gasoline engine vehicles. Pennzoil Platinum® 5W-30 Full Synthetic Motor Oil exceeds GM dexos1™ specifications. These specifications are to be used as guidelines only. Please refer to your individual vehicle owner's manual for proper viscosity grade and specification of oil to use.


Pennzoil Platinum® Racing SAE 10W-60 Full Synthetic Motor Oil

Industry Specifications

API SN, SM, SL, SJ, CF (10W-60)
ACEA A3/B3-12 (10W-60)
ACEA A3/B4-12 (10W-60)

OEM Specifications

Ferrari (10W-60)
Maserati (10W-60)
Mercedes-Benz 229.1 (10W-60)
VW 501 01, VW 505 00 (10W-60)


10 year warranty
Learn about our Pennzoil Lubrication Limited Warranty

FREE coverage up to 10 years/300,000 miles

  • Free warranty with purchase of any Pennzoil® motor oil
  • Coverage up to 300,000 miles or 10 years (whichever is first), if you exclusively use Pennzoil Platinum®, Pennzoil Gold™, Pennzoil® High Mileage® or Pennzoil® Conventional motor oil
  • Easy to enroll
  • Covers 15 critical engine parts
  • Completely transferable to future owner
  • Customized for each driver’s specific OEM recommended oil change schedule
  • Offers convenient reminders when it’s time to change your motor oil