Racing Oil Question

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Jan 2, 2011
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In short, how good are Motul racing oils in ordinary, passenger car applications? A buddy of mine might be interested in some. Are they robust enough for an oil change of 5000 to 7000 miles? I know they were intended for the shorter intervals of race cars.
I would say 3,000 top. They have little to no detergents, and the anti-wear additives are not designed to last as long.
With my used oil analysis on Motul 300V 5w40 I was able to run it to 6,000mi on a modified car and still have a decent TBN left.
Originally Posted By: FordCapriDriver
We are confuwing true race oils with little or no detergents with racing oils like Motul 300V and Valvoline Vr1 which do have detergents. Motul 300V can go 4000 miles.
Gotcha. I wasn't aware of 300V containing detergents.
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