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froggyr32
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Post by froggyr32 » Fri Oct 02, 2020 10:03 pm

Hi all,new GTS due soon.l know these need 98 octane or above,but I live in the sticks about 15/20 miles from Tesco/V power. Got BP on my doorstep, would their premium fuel 97 be ok? anyone else using this?

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Paul
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Post by Paul » Fri Oct 02, 2020 10:06 pm

A few threads on this

I used almost exclusively Esso (97 from memory) in my GTS for three and a half years / 35000 miles with no ill effects.
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Post by pmg » Fri Oct 02, 2020 10:14 pm

That is the one fuel of Bp, shell v, Esso supreme plus and Momentum 99 I have not tried. but if you have a nearby Esso garage and live in the South (see these forum past threads for reasons) Synergy Plus may be worth a trial and although nationally quoted at 97 in the south is 99.

[urlhttps://www.macanforums.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=20&t=9948][/url]

[urlhttps://www.macanforums.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=20&t=9898][/url]

My own experience is to prefer Esso Synergy Plus to Shell V
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Post by ScotMac » Fri Oct 02, 2020 10:36 pm

Any of the BP / Shell / Esso fuel is good.

I used BP fuel for many years :D :D

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Nuclear Nick
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Post by Nuclear Nick » Sat Oct 03, 2020 6:50 am

Yes, BP Ultimate will be fine in your GTS. Enjoy your car when you get it!
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