Autogas is one of the biggest trends in the industry. As more organizations adopt propane-powered vehicles, retailers have a new opportunity to expand their businesses and grow gallons. CoEnergy Propane has a great experience with helping people convert their cars to propane and get them a great running vehicle and better gas mileage. CoEnergy Propane works with the Benton County Police Force to convert their cars to propane. Propane conversions can save time and money for companies in the long run. The industry is moving into new markets, adopting new technology and experiencing a new supply environment.
From Maine to California propane powered vehicles result in lower operating and maintenance costs, much longer engine life and 60% less air pollution according to EPA tests. The availability of propane also makes it an appealing vehicle fuel, currently there are more than 10,000 propane fueling stations over all 50 states! Also, 85% of propane is produced in the United States. Fueling your vehicle with propane will help reduce our country’s dependency on Foreign Oil. Unlike gasoline, propane enters your engine as a completely vaporized fuel that’s free from lead, carbon, gum, sulfur and most pollutants. Propane won’t foul your car’s plugs, ruin its valves, contaminate its oil, or burn out its muffler, along with many other things. The U.S. Department of Energy has stated a propane powered engine could last up to three times longer than the same engine powered by gasoline.
Many fleets that run on propane have reported extended time between required maintenance. Spark plugs in unleaded gasoline engines need to be replaced every 30,000 miles, but spark plugs in propane powered engines can last 80,000 to 100,000 miles. Propane also has a higher octane rating, 104 to 112 as compared to gasoline which is 87 to 92, causing engines burning propane to run much more efficiently. Mileage and performance running on propane are about the same as with gasoline, however, the cost of propane per gallon runs FAR less than you’ve been paying for gasoline. Couple that with far less problems and maintenance and you are saving a lot of money!
Conversion kits can be purchased to make your car, truck, or van run on propane. The most common conversion come with a dashboard switch, which will allow you to change between propane and gasoline while driving. These kits are a installed by certified propane technicians and are completely sealed systems making it extremely safe! Get your vehicle converted to Propane and enjoy saving money and the environment! CoEnergy Propane does propane conversions and can make your car run on propane and start saving you money.