After an absence of nearly 15 years, the much loved oil brand, made famous by its distinctive green hue, is back – and it’s available right here at Opie Oils!
Duckhams is well known and respected by classic car enthusiasts for it’s high quality motor oils. In fact many of the manufacturers that built the classic cars of today actually recommended Duckhams lubricants for their engines and drivelines.
A Brief History of Duckhams
Alexander Duckham was an English chemist and businessman who in 1899 founded Alexander Duckham & Co. He dedicated his life to solving technological problems relating to lubrication and produced the first multigrade oil for motorists; and soon Duckhams was regarded the largest independent lubrication oil company in the UK.
In 1951 the decision was made that the multigrade oil was the oil of the future. The famous Q20-50, with its distinctive green colour, could be used universally in all forms of transport and motorsport. Today, by combining the experience of over 110 years of oil production with modern blending technology, every green drop of Duckhams Oil will give your classic engine extra protection, in all conditions, helping you keep your cherished classic running beautifully.
What Oils Can Opie Supply
Classic Engine Oil Range
To help take care of everyone’s pride and joy, each of the Classic oils is formulated to provide advanced protection and improved engine efficiency for a wide range of classic cars. True to its history as “the engine’s choice”, and recommended in a wide range of original owners’ handbooks.
Classic Gear Oil Range
Duckhams range of classic gear oils provides your gearbox and differential with extra protection, in all conditions, from one oil change to the next. When you choose Duckhams you can be sure you’re selecting a truly remarkable oil.
QS Passenger Car Motor Oil Range
To meet current specifications and provide advanced protection for modern passenger cars, the QS range of high-performance synthetic engine oils is formulated using modern additive technology and high-quality base oils.
QXR Passenger Car Motor Oil Range
These high-performance synthetic engine oils are formulated with cutting-edge additive technology and high-quality base oils to meet the latest specifications and provide outstanding protection.
HyperGrade Plus Passenger Car Motor Oil
To provide complete protection for modern cars, as well as meeting the requirements of older vehicles, this semi-synthetic engine oil has been specially formulated using conventional additive technology and high-quality base oils.
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