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Author Topic:   Alcohol - Racing Fuel HP?
posted February 15, 2001 11:17 PM
Mod57 ,

We did some back to back testing in the early 80's . We had an engine that we strictly tested different product's with . By simply switching from race gas to methanol , we picked up about 60 ftlb's and the horsepower was only slightly better than on gas . The biggest difference is in torque , not horsepower . But this test was done using the gas cam that was in the engine , not a cam meant for using alcohol .