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How is ethanol made for cars?

Ethanol is alcohol made from corn/sugar cane, etc. it is the same alcohol you drink. Cars that run on ethanol, have different fuel lines, injectors, ECU programming since ethanol runs at a different ai/fuel ratio than gasoline.

What does the term flex fuel mean?

Flex fuel is a blend of gasoline and either ethanol or methanol. This combination of fuel is stored in one tank, just as traditional gas. An example of this fuel is E85, which is 85% ethanol and 15% gasoline.

Does the toyota solara run on ethanol?

Yes a toyota solara can run on ethanol fuel. There is a conversion kit that can be bought for a few hundred dollars, and it's well worth it, as ethanol fuel is cheaper than gasoline, and more efficient.