SUPERSTATION 2018: WINNERS ANNOUNCED

SuperStation, Certas Energy’s award-winning initiative, designed to drive-up forecourt standards across the UK, announced its champions at its traditional Gala Awards Dinner, held this year at the Forest of Arden Marriott Hotel & Country Club, on Thursday 11th October. Among the winners was Prospect Road Service Station, which was triumphant in the Best Gulf Site…

DAWSON SHATTERS RECORDS

Ford Mondeo hybrid, fuelled with Gulf Endurance, achieves staggering 123.77 mpg Former World Championship rally driver and team manager turned economy driving specialist Andy Dawson shattered all the records at this year’s Layer Marney Cup, the historic Essex-based fuel trial which was first run in 1914. The event was revived in 2015 and now takes…

GULF LAUNCHES COLLECTABLES PROMOTION

The latest Gulf Retail forecourt initiative, designed to drive new business to Gulf forecourts, will be rolled-out nationwide from 30th July. The ‘Gulf Collectables’ range of 1:64 scale models includes a Chevrolet Corvette C6.R, Ford Mustang and Audi R8, each one available in Gulf racing colours and smart presentation box. “The promotion will run for…

Certas Energy acquires six forecourts in South Wales

Certas Energy has confirmed the purchase of six forecourts from South Wales company, David Taylor Filling Stations, as it continues to grow its Gulf network across the UK. This latest acquisition follows the recent purchase of two Petromex sites in Lancashire. “David Taylor Filling Stations presents Certas Energy with a well-run business and an experienced team…

STUDENTS PREPARE FOR SILVERSTONE SHOWDOWN

Just a week after the world famous British Grand Prix, students from Birmingham City University (BCU), backed by Gulf Retail, will be lining up on the Silverstone track as part of Formula Student, Europe’s most established educational engineering competition. Since 1998 Formula Student, supported by the likes of Formula One supremo Ross Brawn OBE, sets the standard for engineering graduates and…

GULF ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH SILVERSTONE CIRCUITS LTD

Gulf Retail has become the fuel partner to Silverstone Circuits Ltd, providing the world renowned motor racing venue with its full requirement of fuels including a range of premium and racing fuels as well as heating oils and generator fuels. The transformation of Silverstone Circuit into one of the UK’s leading year-round leisure destinations continues…

CERTAS ENERGY STRENGTHENS ITS RETAIL DIVISION WITH NEW APPOINTMENT

Certas Energy has appointed Craig Nugent as Head of Dealer Sales, a new position created to strengthen the company’s drive for Retail growth. Craig joins from Eastwood Park, the globally renowned training facility for the healthcare industry, based in Gloucestershire, where he was Business Development Director. Prior to that he was Managing Director, Europe Middle…

ST BLAZEY SERVICE STATION RE-SIGNS WITH GULF

Barrie Richards, proprietor of St Blazey Service Station, Cornwall has selected Gulf as his fuel brand for a further five years. The business pumps a retail volume of 4.5m litres and includes a convenience store, off licence and Cornwall’s premier car wash centre comprising four jet washes, one drive through, five vacs, and two air machines….

MUSBURY GARAGE AND GULF SUPPORT 4-2-3-1 CHALLENGE

A West Country petrol retailer, Julian Rinaldi and his Gulf-branded Musbury Garage, near Axminster, are supporting a 3000 mile charity drive covering all 92 league football grounds in England. The 4-2-3-1 Challenge is being undertaken by Martin McConachie and his twin sons, Harry and Ryan, who set off from Yeovil Town FC on Saturday and,…

A FIRST FOR SCOTLAND AS CERTAS ENERGY ROLLS OUT STONE WILLY!

Carronvale Service Station in Larbert, Falkirk, is the first Scottish forecourt to launch the Stone Willy food-to-go concept. Following a major refurbishment by site owners, Certas Energy, the Stone Willy kitchen opened to the public on 3 March, complete with high speed ovens, dedicated seating area and serving a hot food range that includes Pizza,…