The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has publicly acknowledged that ethanol in gasoline can damage internal combustion engines (including motorcycles) by increasing exhaust temperatures and indirectly causing component failures.
TAKING AIM, by Chris Maida, editor As I write this, it’s about two weeks before Thanksgiving, and, as per many of the suggestions and tips given in last’s issue’s Storage Strategies by John Frank, I’m preparing my bikes for a hopefully not-too-long winter’s nap. Whether it’s due to global warming or just the constantly changing […]
We at American Iron Magazine are very concerned about the unwelcomed effects of the ethanol blended gasoline in our motorcycles, cars, trucks, boats and even lawn mowers. The US government has mandated an increasing percentage of ethanol in our gasoline, which we feel is a foolish decision.