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#3363601 - 05/06/14 05:05 PM Saw 1st TV ad Pennzoil GTL syn
LoneRanger Offline


Registered: 07/02/07
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Loc: Midwest
Pennzoil Ultra, ultra pure or something. GTL. Ad said made from natural gas. Last night, forget which network.

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#3363605 - 05/06/14 05:09 PM Re: Saw 1st TV ad Pennzoil GTL syn [Re: LoneRanger]
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Registered: 10/30/02
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By the way, why was it posted in the diesel section?
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#3363621 - 05/06/14 05:24 PM Re: Saw 1st TV ad Pennzoil GTL syn [Re: LoneRanger]
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Error on my part, meant for PCMO.
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#3363635 - 05/06/14 05:37 PM Re: Saw 1st TV ad Pennzoil GTL syn [Re: LoneRanger]
SLATRON Offline


Registered: 10/20/13
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Loc: upstate NY
Yea maybe i watch too much tv, but here they started showing GTL ads during March madness. And I often see the ads on ESPN, & maybe some other channels during sports stuff, particularly motor sports.

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#3363681 - 05/06/14 06:18 PM Re: Saw 1st TV ad Pennzoil GTL syn [Re: LoneRanger]
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Nice look at the Pennzoil Ultra Platinum also in the ad. I love the name Ultra Platinum.....
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#3363743 - 05/06/14 07:04 PM Re: Saw 1st TV ad Pennzoil GTL syn [Re: LoneRanger]
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So how is this one better than say Mobil-1 or Amsoil?
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#3364033 - 05/06/14 10:42 PM Re: Saw 1st TV ad Pennzoil GTL syn [Re: RISUPERCREWMAN]
Quattro Pete Offline


Registered: 10/30/02
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Originally Posted By: RISUPERCREWMAN
So how is this one better than say Mobil-1 or Amsoil?

Apparently it's better than M1 at keeping your pistons clean:
http://pureplus.pennzoil.com/#cleanest-pistons
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#3364416 - 05/07/14 10:58 AM Re: Saw 1st TV ad Pennzoil GTL syn [Re: LoneRanger]
Hokiefyd Offline


Registered: 06/24/04
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Loc: Top of Virginia
What's most interesting to me is the decided change in color of Pennzoil's marketing. Literally. The new Pennzoil, from the website to the bottle, has moved from the older silver and yellow to a grey and blue/black. Pennzoil's logo is still yellow. I wonder if we'll see a Pennzoil logo modernization sometime soon as well. Their main website is still full of yellow and red, like parent company Shell:

http://www.pennzoil.com/

But the new Platinum stuff is black and blue. Interesting.
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#3364952 - 05/07/14 09:07 PM Re: Saw 1st TV ad Pennzoil GTL syn [Re: LoneRanger]
KCJeep Offline


Registered: 06/30/11
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Don't dare mess with my beloved bright yellow bottle!
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#3366675 - 05/09/14 01:08 PM Re: Saw 1st TV ad Pennzoil GTL syn [Re: KCJeep]
cb_13 Offline


Registered: 07/24/11
Posts: 685
Loc: Missouri
Originally Posted By: KCJeep
Don't dare mess with my beloved bright yellow bottle!

If they change the color of the conventional bottle, I will switch brands!

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#3369600 - 05/12/14 04:21 PM Re: Saw 1st TV ad Pennzoil GTL syn [Re: LoneRanger]
FetchFar Offline


Registered: 10/17/13
Posts: 831
Loc: Colorado
I will only buy oil bottles/jugs that have celebrity pictures & endorsements. Whatever Clooney uses.
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