Car fuel

Independent and trusted investigations and guides to petrol and alternative fuels.

Biofuels and E10

E10 state of play

CHOICE looks at the pros and cons of biofuels such as ethanol.

18 Oct 2010 | Biofuels such as E10 are meant to have environmental benefits, but are there hidden costs?

Bio Fuel Lead

Petrol and the alternatives

There are ways you can lighten the cost of fuel for both you and the environment.

9 Dec 2008 | Your choice of car and fuel and your behaviour affect the environment and your wallet. You can make some decent changes with what's already available.

Car in garage

Converting your car to LPG

Worried about rising fuel prices? Switching to LPG may be a way out - especially with the new rebate

15 Sep 2006 | Currently, there are about 500,000 vehicles on our roads that run with liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) — that’s about 5% of all cars.

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Fuel consumption label

All new cars sold must carry a fuel consumption label — so it's easier to compare and buy a fuel-efficient one.

28 May 2006 | All new passenger cars, 4WDs and commercial vehicles up to 3.5 tonnes have to show the new fuel consumption label, we explain how it works.

 

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