Tag: alternative fuels

Got Gas? Pros and Cons of Leading Alternative Fuels

Got Gas? Pros and Cons of Leading Alternative Fuels

October 10, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

These days, people can “fill ‘er up” with a lot more than just petrol. It’s now possible to power cars with at least half a dozen alternative fuels ranging from electricity to hydrogen. This infographic breaks down and compares the leading alternative fuels with the common fossil fuels, while showing the benefits of each.

Alternate Fuels

Alternate Fuels

July 29, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Alternative fuels have been used throughout history by notable engineers like Henry Ford, who ran one of his first cars using the hemp plant (commonly known today as ethanol). However, gasoline became the number one fuel choice because it was the easiest commodity to obtain and had a low selling price. Over 100 years later, things have changed.

Electric Vehicles & the Brushless DC Motor

Electric Vehicles & the Brushless DC Motor

January 4, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

With the growing popularity of alternative-fueled vehicles, the selection in design & the high-tech motors that power them have grown considerably. This infographic from Sinotech highlights their growth and how the BLDC Motor has played a large role in their development.

Do Alternative Fuels Make The Cut?

Do Alternative Fuels Make The Cut?

April 2, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Car Insurance Comparison.org has put together this handy infographic that will help consumers better understand the various fuel and engine types available on the market today. Each has its own unique set of benefits but which is the best overall alternative?