Gulf Race Fuels announce new rally team partnership 

One of the most iconic brands in global motorsport, Gulf Race Fuels, has announced a partnership that sees it fuel the Hyundai Poland Rally Team for the impending Polish Rally Championships. The race team will run Gulf’s uniquely formulated, unleaded rally fuel designed to increase both engine power and performance.  

The Hyundai Poland Rally Team, supported by two-time WRC champion, Marcus Gronholm, sees talented 26yr old Finnish driver Jari Huttunen compete alongside vastly experienced pilot and fellow Finn, Mikko Lukka. The duo will compete in the latest Hyundai i20 R5 which will be prepared by Kowax 2Brally. 

“Our rally fuel is formulated to perform under the most demanding conditions endured during professional competition,” says Marc Wesler, Director, Gulf Race Fuels. “It provides an increase in power and performance to a vehicles engine that can make the difference in those vital stages across a championship. 

Gulf Rally is specially designed to stand up to some for the most demanding conditions that international competition has to offer. Its uniquely formulated properties help provide an increase in power and performance for both turbocharged and naturally aspirated engines. It is suitable for all levels of rally from amateur to WRC thanks to its appendix J compliancy and FIA certification.  

The announcement comes as Gulf Race Fuels launch its brand and fuel offering across global motorsport. The iconic orange and blue logo has returned to pit lanes, paddocks and service parks this year offering race, rally, road and retro fuels for a multitude of disciplines across all levels of motorsport. 

“An engines overall performance is dependent on a number of factors, including what fuel you choose to run. This is an understanding which the Gulf brand has perfected for more than a century through intense research and development and has led to its success throughout those years,” continued Wesler. “Gulf Race Fuels couple that approach with our unrivalled customer service that differentiates us from the rest of the grid. Our main aim is to ensure everyone who uses Gulf Race Fuels does so while looking to exceed ambitions, be that quicker lap times, individual race success or optimum engine efficiency.” 


For more information, please contact Richard Postins or Anthony Hornsby at, or  +44 (0) 1926 776900.  

Notes to editors
Gulf Race Fuels is a supplier of motor fuels to the race, rally, performance and historic markets globally. Its range of formulae include high octane levels and engine performance benefits, with products suitable for turbocharged and naturally aspirated engines. Gulf Race Fuels vision is to become the preferred supplier for multiple motorsport and performance disciplines across all levels of competition. The unrivalled history and innovative market-firsts that the Gulf brand is known for is complimented by Gulf Race Fuels’ in-depth market knowledge and expertise to provide its partners with the best possible fuel solution for whatever set-up.