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What is E10 Fuel?

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25th April 2022

We strongly advise that motorists make sure their car is compatible with the new E10 biofuel to avoid any expensive damage to their cars.

Keith Hawes
Director of Nationwide Vehicle Contracts

Advantages of E10

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Reduced levels of CO2 vehicle emissions

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Cheaper pump costs

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More-eco friendly

Disadvantages of E10

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Not compatible with older petrol cars

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Less efficient than E5 petrol

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Increased overall fuel costs

Classic car owners are likely to be the most heavily impacted by the introduction of E10 fuel. Owners will be faced with the decision to either spend time finding a petrol station that still offers E5 or contemplate shelling out on a newer car model.

Keith Hawes
Director of Nationwide Vehicle Contracts

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