XА́DO is a multinational company with headquarters in Germany, the Netherlands, and Ukraine, that manufactures revitalizants, lubricants, oils, greases, aftermarket oil additives and fuel additives.
The company was founded in 1991 in Kharkiv, Ukraine. The name XADO was shortened from the Russian words Kharkovskiy Dom (Kharkov House). In 1998 the directors of the company patented the development of a revitalizant product, a metal treatment which has the ability to repair, restore and protect the mechanism against wear. The first consumer-packaged product was introduced in December 1999. In 2004 in the Netherlands, together with European manufacturer of oils Eurol, an enterprise XADO Lube B.V., which specializes in manufacturing oil with atomic revitalizant XADO Atomic Oil, was established. In addition to the Netherlands, Xado has headquarter in Germany; Today, XADO products are produced under XADO Germany and Xado Lube B.V. the Netherlands licenses. XADO repairing products possess TUV performance confirmation certificate, ISO 17025, American Petroleum Institute (API) approvals.
XADO also produces firearms under the trading name of Snipex
The company manufactures over 1000 products, primarily for car maintenance, which can be purchased in more than 100 countries all over the world. The best-known XADO products include revitalizants, atomic oils, and VeryLube car care products. The specialists assess XADO as the major player in the Ukrainian market of imported and domestic antifriction materials as well, actively occupying almost all major regions of the post-soviet countries. The company’s share of the market is 24%, whereas in the segment of nanoceramics it is up to 90%.
XADO and sport
XADO owns a motorsprts team XADO Motorsport, which is the champion of Ukrainian Rally and Circular Racing Cups.
XADO is a partner of the Russian motor-sports team of Kamaz.
XADO is a partner of the Russian boxer Nikolai Valuev.
XADO is a sponsor of Pro100!XADO, the first Ukrainian gamer team to win the International computer games tournament.
In September 2011 XADO started to cooperate with one of the most entitled football clubs of Ukraine “Shakhtar”.