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Old 05-17-2015, 03:22 PM
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Recently Stewart Shops, a chain of convenience stores in eastern NY and Vermont has begun offering premium gas (91 octane) with no ethanol. There are enough locations for me to ride around and with little planning use only non ethanol gas. I'm on my 4th fill-up and my gas mileage has increased by 2.5 mpg. If you're in this area here's a listing.

http://www.stewartsshops.com/news/et...-select-shops/
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If you ride eastern NY or Vermont, Stewarts Shops now has non ethanol gas (91 octane) in many locations.

http://www.stewartsshops.com/news/et...-select-shops/
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Re: NON ethanol gas

Hmmmmmm, there's a Stewart's just around the corner from me. Their vanilla bean ice cream ain't too bad either

Thanks uncle Bob.
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http://pure-gas.org/

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In Canada, Chevron 94 and Shell 91 Octane have NO ethanol.
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Re: NON ethanol gas

There is a station near my home that sells non-ethanol gas. My bike seems to prefer it.
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here in NJ, non-ethanol gasoline = unobtanium
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+1 for the iPhone app.
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Nothing for 100 miles in Chicago either.
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Nothing for 100 miles in Chicago either.

Wow, that sucks. I assumed ethanol free gas was widely available.
I use it in my mower, generator... And in my bikes when I can.
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The site I use. Very handy.
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Wow, that sucks. I assumed ethanol free gas was widely available.
I use it in my mower, generator... And in my bikes when I can.


I was a little shocked to find it Oregon and Cali when I was out there on a ride 4-5 years ago. The attendant said locals use it for power equipment.

...and yes, you will realize better fuel economy with all-gas vs 10/15 alky!
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No or very hard to find non-ethanol gasoline in Pa., just clean coal.
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Fantastic app. Good to know. Thanks for posting.
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Re: NON ethanol gas

A few years ago I had a Moto Guzzi LeMans, which has a fiberglass tank. The word was that ethanol-laced gas caused the tank to swell, sometimes so much that it impeded the rotation of the handlebars. That was something that I wanted to avoid. So that pure gas.com site was a big help.
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Get the app “PURE GAS”. It will show you where non ethanol gas is anywhere you are.

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RaceTrack stations in GA are beginning to have nonethanol gasoline in the pumps. My '99 R1100S dyno'd 3 BHP higher with nonethanol gas a year ago. Got the graphs to prove it.
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I used the Pure Gas for awhile. Then said 'who cares' and now just buy premium gas. Bike runs fine even if there is a little ethanol in there now and then.
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Re: NON ethanol gas

This thread gave me the idea that I'd seek it out in Massachusetts. But Massachusetts has no ethanol-free pump gas, period. One of the websites says there's no law regarding this in Massachusetts, but I think they're mistaken. I think there is a law that there has to be an oxygenator (at least some seasons) either ethanol or that poisonous one (MBTE?) that was contaminating ground water, and now the latter is banned.

During my goog search, found an editorial in the Cape Cod Times or similar from a politician/lying industry whore going on and on about ethanol is not bad for your boat engine. New Hampster has ethanol-free 91 octane pump gas, but only up near Canada, not near Mass. Hosers.

But hey, E10 is a compromise, the industry is very powerful and wants to force E15 on all motor vehicles of any age and E85 on carmakers. Crazy stuff. I wish I had invented a ridiculous snake oil and then had the government both subsidize it and require its use by law.
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My understanding of why we don't see non-ethanol fuel in these parts is due to EPA regulations. The EPA considers our area to be a "high-pollution region" because of our proximity to metropolitan centers like NYC and Philly. Refineries in high-pollution areas are not permitted to produce non-ethanol fuels.
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