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Franz-Josef Paefgen Sending Bentley Green

Posted: March 5th, 2009 | Author: | Filed under: Auto News, Bentley, biofuel | Tags: , , , | Comments Off on Franz-Josef Paefgen Sending Bentley Green

Rumors of gas-electric or diesel Bentleys – despite the marque’s love for huge torque curves – are unfounded. A few supercars run on ethanol, like the upcoming Saleen S5S Raptor, the 1018 horsepower Koenigsegg CCXR, and a concept Ferrari F430. We won’t delve into the pros and cons of ethanol, but added horsepower from the fuel’s higher octane is always nice. The British marque will introduce it’s first Flex-Fuel motor this year and by 2012 every vehicle they produce will be Biofuel capable in an attempt to reduce carbon emissions by 15% by 2012. Read the full article »»»»