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EPA wants to eliminate leaded aviation fuel, which is great, but we can't use car fuel because the ethanol damages the fuel lines and draws moisture out of the air, causing engine failure. If you eliminate ethanol from car gas 1) you'd get better fuel economy since ethanol only has about 80% of the energy gasoline has and 2) you can use it in planes and boats and 3) you can eat the corn instead, reducing food prices... more »
Ethanol subsidies account for billions of dollars, when the natural gas car is a better alternative. The US will save a lot of money, food prices will go down since corn will not be planted to produce ethanol.