Tag Archives: 2013

E vs G UPDATE (12/3)

Since I have taken care of the St. Louis trip, I can get back to my car and its stats… I got away from my area when I filled the next tank of fuel, and I had no idea where the closest … Continue reading

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E vs G UPDATE (12/2)

I hope that everyone had a great Thanksgiving and that you ate to your heart’s content! We had a great holiday in the Ledyard area, but I had to hobble around the house using crutches after having foot surgery on … Continue reading

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E vs G UPDATE (11/21)

Over the weekend, we took a trip to South Dakota and back. We drove the Taurus on Interstate 90 most of the way with a tough wind crossways in front of us. We had to refill on the way back. … Continue reading

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E vs. G UPDATE 11/14

With a 19 gallon fuel tank, the first official tank was filled last night with E-50. I debated about starting with E-85, but there was only a four cent difference between E-50 ($2.539) and E-85 ($2.499). There is a much … Continue reading

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2013 FORD TAURUS LIMITED

Here is another picture of the 2013 Ford Taurus Limited that I am using in my unscientific test with gasoline and ethanol. In the background is the family homestead. This land has been farmed by my family for 98 years.

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2013 FORD TAURUS LIMITED

Here is a picture of my 2013 Ford Taurus Limited that I am using for my unscientific test on the differences between gasoline and ethanol. This picture is taken in the far corner of our farm in Kossuth County, Iowa…

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GASOLINE VS. ETHANOL…

There has been a lot of discussion lately about the use of ethanol in our fuel supply. There are positives and negatives that support both sides of the argument. There are rumors that the Environmental Protection Agency may reduce the amount … Continue reading

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