Fill ‘er up – with whisky!

It looks like there’s a whole new meaning to the phrases “tanked up” and “drink driving” after an Irish scientist has perfected a green way to fuel cars with Scotch.

whiskey glassWhile it’s a far cry from rocket fuel at this stage, it appears that the biofuel made from the by-products of Scotch whisky distillation is just as effective as normal petrol and just as easy on the engine, which requires no modifications.

He has patented the process and is currently working with drinks giant Diageo — which owns the Guinness brand — to look at future partnerships with the oil industry to develop the fuel as an alternative to petrol.

It could get confusing when filling the car up, not knowing whether to fill up your glass or the car…

Full (Great) Story here

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