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Locations:21 services
Predecessors:Blue Star
Successors:BP, Co-op Petrol, Esso, Jet, Shell, Total

Texaco is the petrol forecourt brand of Valero. They still maintain a presence on A-roads, but most of their sites on motorways have since been rebranded.

In the 1990s, Texaco partnered with Swayfields to develop a number of motorway service areas, including Baldock and Peterborough. Texaco fuel was also sold at Extra's Gold Star service areas.

Forecourt Shops

Unlike the other major operators Texaco don't have many sites with own-brand convenience store, generally choosing to use one of a selection of franchised names such as Londis, Costcutter and Mace. Of those that are self branded, the smaller forecourt snack and essentials shops are branded as 'Express Shop', while larger shops are known as 'Star Market'.

'Star Market' was once a big brand, with its name well-advertised and often causing their forecourts to be nicknamed 'Star Garage'.


Texaco operate at some service areas, mainly on A-roads. They are: [view on a map -  Download KMLrefine search]

Welcome Break

Texaco have pumps at each of the following Welcome Break petrol stations. This is a legacy of when these service areas were part-owned by Blue Star:

Ireland (Rep. of)

Former Locations

Texaco has been removed from the following official service areas:

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