Date: Tue, 28 Mar 2006 22:47:15 +0000 (UTC) From: Craig's Saab C900 Site <c900nospam.apana.org.au> Subject: Re: Ethanol ?
Dave Hinz <DaveHinznospamcop.net> writes: >On 27 Mar 2006 17:29:43 -0800, Dima <dimanospamystems.com> wrote: >> Hello, >> >> What is your guys' opinion of the engine development at Saab (GM) that >> runs on ethanol-based gasoline? Please, keep all GM-bashing to other >> threads; here I am just curious to see the technical merits/demerits >> that people are aware of. >Well, it's a hydrocarbon. It burns well, and cleanly. And I'd rather >pay someone in this country to grow corn, than pay someone elsewhere; >some of the folks we buy oil from are downright unfriendly if you think >about it. Well it would help if the US government didn't illegally invade some of those countries because it doesn't want to financially and militarily support the particular country's leader anymore. 8-) That doesn't generate much 'cred'. Then again our stupid country went along for the ride too... I haven't seen any cars here that are designed to work with the equivalent of E85 fuel yet, but I'm sure they're on the way. Craig. -- Craig's Saab C900 Page at | Craig's Classic Saab Workshop - Sydney .au http://lios.apana.org.au/~c900 | http://www.classicsaab.net and other URL's Email: c900nospam.apana.org.au | For Saab 99/C900/9000 Enthusiasts World-Wide! Alternate: saabonautnospaml.com | Web-forums, galleries, library, links, etc.