Is BP Ultimate better than Shell V Power?
If driven on this basis it offers slightly better fuel economy. You can of course top up with super fuel every now and again, your car will likely be better for it. Shell V-Power has the highest ratings of the Super fuels so would be a good one to experiment with first. For diesel we would suggest BP Ultimate.
Which fuel is better Shell or BP?
BP has more proved reserves compared with Shell and has also been consistent in maintaining it’s reserves volume over the last ten years. The average proven oil and gas reserves of BP over the last ten years are approximately 20% higher compared to Shell.
Does Shell V power make a difference?
Over a period of months of use, Shell V-Power can remove substantial amounts of build up. Once this cleaning has had some months to improve engine cleanliness, there would be ongoing benefits, even if you were to return to standard fuels after that time.
Is Shell V Power diesel better?
V Power Nitro+ Diesel also has a higher cetane rating (or combustion speed) than some ordinary diesel. This higher rating (an inverse of the octane number in petrol) means it tends to produce less soot during combustion, minimising the likelihood of your injectors being blocked again once cleaned.
Does V power give more mpg?
The price difference between standard unleaded and premium (e.g Shell V power) locally is about 6%, so only worth the extra if mpg is increased by more than this amount.
How long does BP Ultimate last?
Once a seal is broken the fuel has a storage life of six months at 20°C or three months at 30°C.
Will Shell buy BP?
BusinessWeek says Royal Dutch Shell will buy BP.
Is Shell owned by BP?
LONDON, June 25 (Reuters) – Royal Dutch Shell (RDSa. L) said on Friday it had agreed to acquire BP’s (BP. “The move reflects Shell’s strategy of focusing our upstream activities on fewer, existing positions to generate material returns for shareholders and to fund the growth of our new low-carbon portfolio.”
Is Shell V-Power worth the extra money?
It won’t provide extra power or speed – it just costs you more at the pumps. It’s true that some high-octane fuel have cleaning qualities, which could improve the efficiency of older engines that have run on regular unleaded for years.
Does Shell V Power give more mpg?
Which is better BP Ultimate diesel or Shell V Power diesel?
I rate BP Ultimate diesel as best all-round for fuel economy as well as fuel system treatment. Shell V-Power diesel has the best lubricity for the fuel injection pump but does not achieve quite the same economy. Compare the running costs of petrol, diesel and electric cars to make the right choice for you.
Is Shell V power worth the extra money?