Date: Wed, 12 Oct 2005 13:47:02 -0600

Author: "Zigmund J. Peacock"

Subject: Re: Gasoline Question

Post:

Taplers, in the early sixties Oldsmobile produced the 215 V8 all
aluminium with cast steel liners with a turbocharger. The cool
thing was it was water injected, the "water" you had to buy from
Oldsmobile dealer which was a mixture of water and alchohol.
It was was called the F85 Jetfire and it was a hot little car, with
the 4 speed you could lay rubber in at least three gears as I recall.
Not bad for 63!
Trivia for the youngsters. Zig

Zigmund J. Peacock
University of Utah/Physics peacock@physics.utah.edu
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