Observations From Auto Shows

While headlines focus on the future of electric vehicles, has the auto industry given up on the internal combustion engine?

Convenience Matters Podcast

A podcast brought to you by NACS and the Fuels Institute.

Fueling Natural Gas Growth
August 6, 2018

Fueling Change
July 9, 2018

Fuel for Thought
June 4, 2018

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Fuels Institute Research

Driving Vehicle Sales - Utility, Affordability and Efficiency
This white paper is designed to provide additional context when evaluating the trends of vehicle purchases in the United States. It is not a comprehensive assessment of all variables that influence that market, but does provide unique perspective on these three economic variables and how they might be influencing consumers when they shop for a vehicle. Review infographic here.
The Case of E15
A comprehensive assessment, presented as individual case studies, of retailer experiences selling E15, including the decision process, requirements to sell E15, equipment configurations, marketing strategy and consumer response.
Consumers and Alternative Fuels 2017
This report is based upon an annual consumer survey exploring the attributes most important to consumers when buying a new vehicle, including the importance of alternative powertrains such as electric and diesel powered vehicles. View detailed infographic here.
Global Initiatives: Assessing Current & Future Global Initiatives on Fuels & Vehicles
"Global Initiatives" discusses and compares the current and future governmental regulations affecting the fuels and vehicles market.
Read executive summary here.
2017 Case Competition: Introducing a New Transportation Energy System
Fuels Institute's 2017 Case Competition submissions of the winning team, two semi-finalists, and two honorable mentions.
< Tomorrow's Vehicles
"Tomorrow's Vehicles" is a series of three reports forecasting the market shares of the vehicles expected to be sold and driven in the United States and Canada through the year 2025, the current target date of federal fuel efficiency standards.
Read executive summary here.