Quaker State

Quaker State® is a world leader in motor oil and car care products. Quaker State® products are marketed in over 45 countries.


Quaker State® Corporation was created in 1931 by a consolidation of 19 companies. In 1998, Quaker State® Corporation was merged with Pennzoil Company's marketing, manufacturing and fast oil change businesses to form Pennzoil-Quaker State® Company, a worldwide leader in consumer automotive products and vehicle care. In 2002, the acquisition of Pennzoil-Quaker State® Company by Shell Oil Company, an affiliate of the Royal Dutch/Shell Group of Companies (now Royal Dutch Shell plc), was completed. In 2003, Pennzoil-Quaker State® Company began doing business as SOPUS Products.


Through strategic affiliations, Quaker State® has established an exciting line of consumer products including leading brands in automotive engine treatment, appearance and air freshener products as the former Quaker State® Corporation. Quaker State® is a leading worldwide automotive consumer products brand that markets Quaker State® motor oils, one of the top-selling motor oil brands in the United States. As part of Shell's acquisition of the Pennzoil-Quaker State® Company, Shell now markets the complete line of sister brands to Quaker State® in automotive car care products including:

  • AutoExpressions® auto accessories
  • Blue Coral® waxes and washes
  • Black Magic® and Westley's® tire and wheel care products
  • Rain-X® glass treatments and wiper blades
  • Gumout®
  • Snap®
  • The Outlaw® maintenance chemicals
  • Shell V-Power Complete Fuel System Cleaners
  • Slick 50® engine treatments

Quaker State® is also affiliated with Jiffy Lube® International, Inc. (JLI) is the largest franchising organization in the rapidly expanding fast lube industry.


Phone: (914) 771-5800 Fax: (914) 771-5803