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RAVENOL is one of the largest independent oil and lubricant manufacturers and specialise in developing and manufacturing high performance oils and lubricants for the Automotive, Motorsport, Motorcycle and Marine markets.

RAVENOL's oils and lubricants meet and exceed the highest international specifications and and have been approved by many of the world’s leading motor manufacturers and OEM's.

Since 1946, the German oil company Ravenol, has been at the forefront of innovation, creating the highest quality oils and lubricants specific to advanced engine and transmission designs.

Ravenol is recognized throughout Europe as a leader in fluid technology, keeping pace with the latest fluid specifications. They've succeeded in meeting and often exceeding the performance requirements set by leading European automobile manufacturers. Ravenol's innovative and technologically advanced lubricant product line has out- performed many of the leading motor oil companies.

Ravenol have been awarded formal approvals from leading vehicle manufacturers such as Mercedes Benz, Volkswagen, Audi, BMW, Porsche, Volvo, ZF, and many more. Ravenol motor oils provide superior lubricant protection reducing friction, resulting in optimal fuel economy and low emissions under all driving conditions. Ravenol lubricants are the best choice for your car.

SOS Oil is proud to be the official South African distributor for RAVENOL.
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RAVENOL NEWS 2014: RAVENOL will in future be the premium partner of the classic Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg racing circuit.


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Research & Development

Ravenol is one of the most innovative companies in the oil industry. The high quality and the optimal composition of their products is the basis of their success. In particular, the special formulations and the unique design and manufacturing processes that are individually tailored to suit our customer needs, make RAVENOL products popular throughout the world.
Extensive investment in its own laboratories, ongoing training of their employees who work closely with engine manufacturers, and not least, the research and development in racing, give them this extraordinary innovation.

Among other things developed, the Ravenbergers Schmierstoffvertrieb GmbH formulated a special fully synthetic oil based on esters. This system will be marketed under the brand "CleanSynto" and protect critical parts of the engine from premature wear.

More information on CleanSynto ® please download the flyer

More information on Ravenol's new antifreeze names

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