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Swindon is the global headquarters of our lubricants business. Its products are sold in dozens of countries all over the world and our team is responsible for the research and development of new, safe and reliable lubricants for automotive, marine, aviation and industrial uses. We also manage production and marketing across the world

When it comes to lubricants, BP is a true market leader in many territories and to maintain our industry position we put ourselves at the forefront of innovation and development.

Castrol products have been marketed since 1909 and the brand has a rich heritage that our people in Swindon are incredibly proud of. It has been associated with the exciting world of motorsport for many years, with many high-profile sponsorships including Ford Performance Racing. The brand has also been intimately involved in the world of Formula One, supplying high-performance lubricants to teams such as Lotus, Jaguar and McLaren.