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Old 10-04-2012, 02:01 PM   #56
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Originally Posted by ans2k View Post
i'm pretty sure he was referring to the comparison of pure gas and gas + ethanol with the same octane rating.

ethanol in itself produces les power per unit volume than gas at the same octane. E85 has a very high octane rating that can allow you run very advance timing or a lot more boost. you could do the same with pure race gas at 110 octane but the the cost of race gas was something like $7.50 a gallon 5 years ago. i have no idea what it is now.
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