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TotalEnergies and Citroën: power in partnership


Fill up with confidence, fill up with peace of mind with TotalEnergies lubricants. Optimizing performances of CITROËN’s cars since 1968.


The association between Citroen and TotalEnergies occurred in the late 60s, when TotalEnergies began to develop a lubricant for the DS to eliminate the problems of ignition and fouling.

Today, the partnership between the two companies is industrial and global, and covers technology, trade, training and motorsports.

Research and Development

For CITROËN and TotalEnergies research is one of their top priorities. Since the beginning of the partnership, TOTAL's engineers have constantly focused their research on the development of high-performance lubricants for CITROËN engines. The cooperation of TotalEnergies and CITROËN R&D teams has resulted to a special range of lubricants which helps protecting your engine and reducing CO2 emissions: QUARTZ INEO FIRST.


From the beginning of their partnership in 1968, TotalEnergies has supported CITROËN's industrial development on five continents by providing a wide range of automotive lubricants, including engine oils, greases and suspension liquids (LDS). Since 2012, QUARTZ INEO FIRST 0W-30 oil is the reference oil for the original equipment used in most CITROËN cars.

Sales and Engineering

TotalEnergies has contributed to the success of CITROËN with its logistic, commercial and technical support. TotalEnergies not only manufactures high-performance lubricants, it also provides product training and specific promotional and communication tools for the Citroën sales network.