flex-fuel


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flex-fuel

 (flĕks′fyo͞ol′)
adj.
Capable of operating by combining gasoline and other fuels or by alternating between them: a flex-fuel engine; a flex-fuel car.

flex-fuel

adj
(Automotive Engineering) relating to cars or engines that can run on more than one type of fuel, usually petrol and ethanol
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In what may be a major step towards reducing pollution, Shri Gadkari informed the German Minister that India has put in place all required regulations for the use of Flex-fuel like ethanol mixed with petrol.
Pump takes viewers on a road trip through history, from monopolists' schemes to derail public transportation and limit fuel options, to present-day kits and software updates for converting standard automobiles into flex-fuel cars.
There are opportunities to grow the market for E85 (a blend of 85 percent ethanol and 15 percent gasoline), but only if prices remain significantly below those of regular grade gasoline and the automobile industry continues to produce flex-fuel vehicles at historic rates, according to a new report by the Fuels Institute.
In 2009, HDA began sales of the CG150 TITAN MIX, which was the world's first(2) motorcycle model equipped with environmentally-responsible flex-fuel technology(3).
We don't have a target yet, that I'm aware of, but we want to make sure that the public that has flex-fuel vehicles know that this is available," Ms.
When Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Hawaii officially opened the first of three ethanol 85 (E85) fueling stations planned for the Navy's fleet of flex-fuel vehicles, it did so with support from Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SSC) Atlantic's Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) systems and applications sub-portfolio.
In addition there will also be LPG, bi-fuel and flex-fuel variations.
2-litre engines will feature, all boasting class leading CO2 emissions levels and in addition to the standard petrol units there will also be LPG, bi-fuel and flex-fuel variations.
2-litre engines will feature, all boasting class-leading CO2 emissions levels and in addition to the standard petrol units there will also be LPG, bi-fuel and flex-fuel variations.
That said it is not all power and luxury; as of 2011 all of the Bentley Continental line will be flex-fuel.
Now, flex-fuel vehicle drivers can more easily incorporate E85 into their road trips.