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Mobil 1™ – Mercedes-AMG’s recommended oil

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In the 1960s, two engineers, Hans Werner Aufrecht and Erhard Melcher, began working on a racing engine that would become the start of Mercedes-AMG. During the next few decades, their custom-built engines excelled in motorsports, leading to a cooperation agreement with Daimler-Benz AG in 1990.

With power outputs from 367 hp to 630 hp, their innovative vehicles today require the lubricant technology of Mobil 1 synthetic motor oil. You can find the right oil for your Mercedes-AMG with our helpful tool.

As the recommended oil for Mercedes-AMG, Mobil 1 synthetic motor oil is also the factory fill for several vehicles since 1992. Current models include:

  • C 63 AMG, C 63 AMG Estate, C 63 AMG Coupe, C 63 AMG Coupe Black Series
  • CL 63 AMG, CL 65 AMG
  • CLS 63 AMG Coupe, CLS 63 AMG Shooting Brake, CLS 63 AMG S-Model Coupe, CLS 63 AMG S-Model Shooting Brake
  • E 63 AMG, E 63 Estate AMG, E 63 AMG S-Model, E 63 AMG S-Model Estate
  • G 63 AMG, G 65 AMG
  • GL 63 AMG
  • ML 63 AMG
  • S 63 AMG
  • SL 63 AMG, SL 65 AMG
  • SLK 55 AMG
  • SLS AMG Coupe, SLS AMG Roadster, SLS AMG GT Coupe, SLS AMG GT Roadster, SLS AMG Coupe Black Series

A different engine needs a different oil

Guided by a "one man, one engine" philosophy, Mercedes-AMG’s meticulous approach to manufacturing is extraordinary. To this day, every Mercedes-AMG engine is built by hand – from start to finish – by one of about 50 AMG master engine builders.

Everything that Mercedes-AMG puts into their legendary vehicles also reflects the level of lubricant technology expertise they demand. But trusting their hand-assembled, high-performance engines to Mobil 1™ advanced full synthetic motor oil was an easy decision, and now – for more than 20 years – every Mercedes-AMG leaves the factory with Mobil 1 inside.

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