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  • Diesel Fuel Pump

    Flex Fuel Vehicles: Advantages and Disadvantages

    Get answers to frequent questions about flex fuel cars, how a flex fuel engine works, and the pros and cons of flex fuel vehicles.

    September 11, 2017
  • Natural Gas Pump Sign

    Natural Gas Vehicle Comparison

    Find out how natural gas compares to other fuel types in terms of mileage, emissions and other factors.

    November 13, 2013
  • Ethanol Plant

    Ethanol Fuel Pros and Cons

    Ethanol fuel is a highly touted alternative to gasoline, but while it's "green", it's not necessarily more efficient in all contexts.

    November 08, 2013
  • Alternative Fuel For Car

    The Pros and Cons of Alternative Fuel Cars

    A comparison of the top 4 technologies powering alternative fuel cars: biodiesel, ethanol, hybrid, and hydrogen.

    November 07, 2012
  • How Does a Solar Electric Car Work

    In a contemporary world, a solar electric car is considered one of the best friends of the future. Using the sun for power, a solar…

    October 31, 2012
  • Gasohol: Facts, Figures and Common Blends

    Gasohol is an alternative fuel consisting of a mixture of typically 90 percent gasoline with 10 percent anhydrous ethanol. Gasohol can be used in most…

    October 31, 2012
  • What are the Disadvantages of Gasohol?

    There are some disadvantages of gasohol. Alcohol-based fuels typically require more fuel to produce the same power output of more traditional gasoline. They also have…

    October 31, 2012
  • Natural Gas Vehicles: Pros and Cons

    Just like when driving with a car using gasoline, there are pros and cons to driving natural gas vehicles. Although the greenhouse gas emissions emitted…

    October 31, 2012
  • How Does a CNG Engine Work?

    CNG conversion kits have become an increasingly popular way to increase fuel economy. Learn how to CNG engine works, and how to find a CNG…

    March 15, 2012
  • E85 Ethanol Plant

    What Is E85 Fuel?

    Information on flex fuel conversion kits, how E10 ethanol compares to E85 ethanol, and the benefits and drawbacks of E85 fuel.

    February 22, 2012