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What Does an Octane Rating Indicate?

The octane rating varies between gasoline grades. An octane rating is something you notice at the gas pump. But what…

Like all gasoline-powered Jaguars, this one requires premium grade gasoline.
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Gasoline Fuel Choices for Today’s Cars

Buy a new car, especially one that requires gasoline, and you may soon find that the grade of gasoline you…

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Turbocharged Engines & Premium Fuel

Many of today’s automotive engines are complex, as they incorporate sophisticated technologies such as direct injection and turbochargers to squeeze…