About Certas Energy & Gulf

Gulf was responsible for the world's first drive-in forecourt.

About Certas Energy & Gulf

Gulf petrol station at night

World-renowned for its distinctive orange disc, Gulf is a brand respected by the motoring public. Now backed by Certas Energy, the UK’s largest independent fuel supplier, the brand operates in over 350 UK forecourts. Gulf also has forecourts throughout the world.

Long associated with petrol retailing, it has been at the cutting edge of the development and distribution of fuel since oil was first discovered back in Texas in 1901.

Gulf was responsible for the world’s first drive-in forecourt and Certas Energy is committed to investing in further development to ensure that this heritage of advancement and success continues long into the future.

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