The Dakar Rally
Our test benchFind out how we put Repsol Elite lubricants to the test.
12 days of competition More information
12 days of competition
Competing in the world’s most demanding test is a great challenge for us, which is why we develop lubricants that offer maximum engine protection in the most extreme conditions on the planet.
5,000 km of raw performance More information
5,000 km of raw performance
Not a moment to rest—to obtain satisfactory results, engines must achieve optimal performance, and our lubricants help make that possible.
75% of the rally on sand More information
75% of the rally on sand
Set in sand and dunes, it’s one of the most demanding terrains for the driver, mechanics, and lubricants. To pass the test, it’s crucial to combine the best skill at the wheel and the most advanced technology.
Over 2,000 km in the sand More information
Over 2,000 km in the sand
70% of the special stages involve driving through the sand and around dunes in some of the harshest terrains for drivers, mechanics, and lubricants alike. Surpassing this test requires the greatest skills at the wheel and the most advanced technology.
Great thermal variations More information
Great thermal variations
Temperature changes put our lubricants to the test.
50 years of experience More information
50 years of experience
At Repsol, we’ve got quite a few years of experience under our belts making lubricants that bring out the best in every engine.