Date: Sat, 11 Oct 2003 20:47:46 -0600 From: "Charles Stoyer" <cstoyernopsamrpex.com> Subject: Re: any one know what 93 Octane in the US is, in RON?
Now that is useful. What the third article fails to mention is that some cars like SAAB turbos, have APC and will run fine on low grade but perform better on higher grades. Although it alludes to that. Charles. LauraK <lkrznopsamcomnospam> wrote in message news:20031011133314.27387.00000103nopsam10.aol.com... > >We've just gotten BP/Amoco Ultimate here in the UK. > >It is listed on the Amoco US site as 93 Octane. > >On the BP Greece site, it is listed as 100 Octane, but doesn't say > >whether that is MON/PON/RON rating. > > > > Octane in the US depends on where it is and what type of gas it is. > Some info: > http://www.type2.com/bartnik/octane.htm > http://www.energy.ca.gov/gasoline/types_of_gasoline.html > http://www.handymanusa.com/articles/octane.html >