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Denmark Wants Europe to Completely Ban Diesel and Gasoline Cars
Denmark Wants Europe to Completely Ban Diesel and Gasoline Cars

7 Oct 2019, 10:03 UTC / Denmark gets important backing from European Union member states in support of its idea to phase out ICE cars by the year 2030

 
Gasoline Cars Can Run On So Many Other Fuels Other Than Gasoline
Gasoline Cars Can Run On So Many Other Fuels Other Than Gasoline

6 Oct 2019, 11:22 UTC / What are the alternatives? If the Madmax universe becomes a reality, we can still drive our gas guzzling cars without resorting to petroleum based products

 
Americans Still Believe EVs Need Gasoline and Ford Is Here to Debunk EV Myths
Americans Still Believe EVs Need Gasoline and Ford Is Here to Debunk EV Myths

6 Sep 2019, 10:40 UTC / Americans are still ignorant of the realities of electric vehicles, which makes adoption slower. Ford is out to educate them on what EVs can really do

 
Don’t Be This Guy: Man Fills Buckets of Gasoline in Preparation for Dorian
Don’t Be This Guy: Man Fills Buckets of Gasoline in Preparation for Dorian

2 Sep 2019, 12:26 UTC / Florida man becomes walking PSA on what not to do in preparation for a strong hurricane: packing your car with buckets of gasoline is not the way to go

 
EVs Depreciate Twice as Fast as Gas-Powered Cars, Study Shows
EVs Depreciate Twice as Fast as Gas-Powered Cars, Study Shows

29 Aug 2019, 14:00 UTC / The average electric model loses 41 percent of its value in just 3 years of ownership because of evolving technology and lower battery range, figures indicate

 
Thieves Steal Gas Jug for Their Broken-Down Car, Find Out It Was Peroxide
Thieves Steal Gas Jug for Their Broken-Down Car, Find Out It Was Peroxide

17 Aug 2019, 05:55 UTC / Kentucky police arrest 3 individuals who stole what they believed was a gasoline jug after their truck broke down. The jug was actually filled with peroxide

 
Driver Sprays Slider Car Thief With Gas, Scares Him Off
Driver Sprays Slider Car Thief With Gas, Scares Him Off

10 Jul 2019, 14:17 UTC / The woman was pumping gas when she noticed a man sitting in the driver seat in her own car. She reached for the gas nozzle and pressed

 
Man Steals Chickens, Ducks to Buy Gas for His BMW
Man Steals Chickens, Ducks to Buy Gas for His BMW

10 Jun 2019, 11:08 UTC / Chinese farmer got busted for stealing neighbors’ poultry, breeding and selling it so as to continue to afford buying fuel for his brand new BMW

 
E5 Gasoline and B7 Diesel Labels Introduced In the United Kingdom
E5 Gasoline and B7 Diesel Labels Introduced In the United Kingdom

6 Jun 2019, 15:08 UTC / From now on, gasoline with 5-percent ethanol and diesel with 7-percent biodiesel will be labeled E5 and B7 at the pumps in the UK

 
SEAT Turns Garbage into Biofuel in Barcelona
SEAT Turns Garbage into Biofuel in Barcelona

9 Apr 2019, 15:12 UTC / SEAT working on biomethane powered cars in Barcelona, using four vehicles to see whether fuel made from trash is good for the engines

 
Euro-Spec Audi Q8 Shines in New Photo Gallery
Euro-Spec Audi Q8 Shines in New Photo Gallery

19 Feb 2019, 12:21 UTC / Engines are of V6 configuration, one running on gasoline and the other on diesel. Both will be paired to an eight-speed Tiptronic and the quattro permanent a

 
Vigilantes Catch Gasoline Thief in Mexico, Brand Him With Hot Iron
Vigilantes Catch Gasoline Thief in Mexico, Brand Him With Hot Iron

11 Jan 2019, 15:04 UTC / Gasoline shortage in the city continues and regular people are sick and tired of thieves taking their containers, with vigilantes sticking up for them

 
Confused Blonde Tries to Fuel up Tesla Model S, Hilarity Ensues
Confused Blonde Tries to Fuel up Tesla Model S, Hilarity Ensues

18 Dec 2018, 08:52 UTC / Viral video shows a female driver circling her electric car, desperately trying to find the gas cap so she could fill it with gas. At least, she laughed at her

 
Woman Loses Job After Car Breaks Down Because of Bad Gasoline, Gets it Back
Woman Loses Job After Car Breaks Down Because of Bad Gasoline, Gets it Back

5 Dec 2018, 16:08 UTC / Ohio gas station sold gasoline with water in it, and one driver lost her job because she couldn’t get to work on time after fueling up

 
Europeans to Get Confused at the Pumps by New Fuel Labels
Europeans to Get Confused at the Pumps by New Fuel Labels

12 Oct 2018, 13:57 UTC / The European Union is implementing a unified labelling system for fuel at the pumps across the continent, choice of letters might create confusion.

 
Dumb Arsonist Tries to Burn Down NYC Gas Station, Almost Sets Fire to Himself
Dumb Arsonist Tries to Burn Down NYC Gas Station, Almost Sets Fire to Himself

2 Aug 2018, 12:54 UTC / 21-year-old man has been rushed to the hospital with internal throat injuries after extremely dangerous stunt; police need information to identify him

 
Study: Does Premium Gasoline Actually Improve Performance And Economy?
Study: Does Premium Gasoline Actually Improve Performance And Economy?

18 Dec 2017, 12:08 UTC / If recommended by the manufacturer, then for the love of all things holy, spend those extra bucks on premium-octane fuel instead of the regular stuff

 
Octane And Cetane Ratings - Your Guide To Diesel Fuel And Gasoline's Specs
Octane And Cetane Ratings - Your Guide To Diesel Fuel And Gasoline's Specs

2 Dec 2016, 17:43 UTC / Winter is upon us, and many of you are probably seeing commercials of "winter fuel," and probably wondering what that it. We explain octane and cetane ratings

 
U.S. Drivers Burned a Lot of Gasoline in September 2016, API Finds
U.S. Drivers Burned a Lot of Gasoline in September 2016, API Finds

24 Oct 2016, 11:47 UTC / Would you believe that the United States of America needs 19.6 million barrels of petroleum per day to keep itself going?

 
Study Says Drivers Waste $2 Billion On Fuel By Using Premium Instead of Regular
Study Says Drivers Waste $2 Billion On Fuel By Using Premium Instead of Regular

23 Sep 2016, 14:00 UTC / The AAA says that American drivers have wasted over $2 Billion just in 2015 by using premium gas instead of regular. There was no impact on their cars