Valvoline and Aston Martin racing team sign a lubricants partnership

Valvoline Global has entered into a long-term technical and brand partnership with Aston Martin Aramco Cognizant Formula One Team (AMF 1 Team) as the Official Lubricant Partner.

The AMF1 Team and Valvoline Global will work closely together to develop Valvoline products that will enhance the performance and success of the AMF1 Team. This will also benefit the Valvoline brand’s global reach and development of future products to help drive the automotive world forward toward a more sustainable future.

Jamal Muashsher, CEO, Valvoline Global, said: “The Aston Martin Aramco Cognizant Formula One® Team and Valvoline Global are both driven by the desire not just to win but to go even further. This is the start of a powerful, dynamic partnership. We are excited to be part of the team’s journey, and we look forward to our shared successes and innovation.”

Mike Krack, Team Principal, AMF1 Team, said: “Everyone at the Aston Martin Aramco Cognizant Formula One® Team is delighted to welcome Valvoline Global as our Official Lubricant Partner. Starting with the British Grand Prix, Valvoline Global will provide race-proven lubricants for our AMR23 to help drive performance. This long-term partnership with Valvoline Global will also benefit our new works power unit partnership with Honda from 2026 with bespoke lubricants.”

The Valvoline and AMF 1 partnership was launched during the British Grand Prix that happened in July 2023, and will then continue with on-car branding for the rest of the 2023 season.