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What are the benefits of E85?
E85 fuel offers an impressive range of benefits for the consumer, the environment and Australia as a whole. Take a look at some of the standouts.
What is E85?
E85 is an alternative fuel that contains up to 85 per cent ethanol and 15 per cent petrol. The ethanol component, which can be produced from naturally occurring biological materials, offers consumers a range of benefits. Caltex is selling E85 under the name Bio E-Flex in selected service stations.
E85 Myths Busted
Can I fuel my car with E85?
At this stage, very few cars on Australia's roads are capable of running on E85. Vehicles in Holden's VE Series II Commodore range are the first Australian-made cars to run on this fuel.
E85 & The Future
What's the next step?
Technology is currently in development that will allow E85 to be created from everyday materials, including household waste like shopping bags and nappies.