What's new? Hydraulic hybrids!
What's old? Alcohol fueled vehicles.
Brazil's invested heavily in sugarcane alcohol production for its flexfuel vehicles, which are becoming very popular here, since it's cheaper per liter than gasoline. R$1.25/liter of alcohol vs R$2.50/liter gasoline (US$ 2.00/gallon alcohol vs US$ 3.96/gallon gasoline).
Many have also installed natural gas (CNG) kits in their cars and had them… Continue
Posted on January 19, 2009 at 2:00pm — 2 Comments