Written by Justin Smith of TJI
Further expanding into automotive supplies, Amazon has launched its first private label motor oil products.
The new AmazonBasics Full Synthetic Motor Oil variants come in 5W-20, 5W-30, and 0W-20 configurations, each in either 5 quart or a 6-pack of 1 quart quantities. Prices range from $20-$25.
Currently, the top motor oil brands on Amazon by search ranking and review volume include Castrol, Valvoline, Havoline, Pennzoil, Mobil 1, Quaker State, Royal Purple, and Briggs & Stratton, with Castrol 03057 GTX MAGNATEC 5W-30 Full Synthetic Motor Oil getting the Amazon “Best Seller” ribbon as of September 12, 2018.
According to the product label provided, Amazon’s new private label motor oils are supplied by Warren Distribution, which is headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska. Warren’s brand portfolio includes MAG 1, Polar, ACCEL Premium, Craftsman Lubricants, and Gumout, in addition to its private label efforts, according to its website.
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