Category Archives: Propane

Representative Smith Celebrates America's Independence and Promotes Independence from Foreign Oil

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State Representative Alma Wheeler Smith (D-Salem) announced that in an effort to promote her bills requiring State vehicle fleets to be converted to alternative fuels she will use a ROUSH Ford F-150 powered by propane as her vehicle in the Ypsilanti 4th of July parade. Continue reading

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ROUSH Propane-Powered F-250 Makes Canadian Debut

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ROUSH Performance has announced a line of ROUSH propane-powered pickups and vans will soon be available for Canadian fleet customers. The announcement was made in conjunction with the 42nd Annual Conference of the Propane Gas Association of Canada (PGAC). Continue reading

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Ferrellgas and ROUSH Join Forces to Promote New Alternative Fuel Vehicle

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Ferrellgas Partners, L.P., one of the nation’s largest propane distributors, will be among the first to add the ROUSH Liquid Propane Injected Ford F-250 pickup truck to their alternative fuel fleet. Continue reading

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Jack Roush Interviewed on Horsepower TV

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If you missed this weekend’s extended interview with Jack Roush on Horsepower TV, click on the links below to watch the segments. During the interview with host Courtney Hansen, Roush talked about the history of the company, the ROUSH 2010 Mustang and propane trucks, and of course, racing. Continue reading

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ROUSH Gets Green Seal of Approval (ConstructionPundit)

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The struggling automotive giants should take note from those in racing industry. Roush Performance and their recent partnership with Ford to produce propane-powered F-150s has caught the attention of the environmentalists, with the California Air Resources Board granting approval of Roush’s propane-powered F-150 pickup. Continue reading

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ROUSH Propane-Powered F-150 Receives CARB Approval

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The California Air Resources Board (CARB) has granted approval to the ROUSH propane-powered F-150 pickup which means that it meets the strict emission standards of the state. This is the first propane-powered vehicle to receive OBD II CARB-approval since the board enacted substantially stricter guidelines. Continue reading

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Railroad Commissioners Join Motorsports Legend Jack Roush to Urge Cities, Local Governments to Save Money with Alternative Fuel Vehicles

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The three commissioners of Texas’ chief energy agency – the Railroad Commission – joined Jack Roush, winning team owner of the 2009 Daytona 500, in calling for local government as well as business fleets in Texas to save money by using alternative fueled-propane vehicles. Continue reading

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Propane Powers Ford Trucks (Automotive Engineering Int'l)

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When Roush engineers began development more than two years ago, the work centered on designing a liquid-propane fuel-delivery system. ‘A vapor-injection system would mean a noticeable loss of horsepower as well as cold-start issues,’ said Craig Wood, a Roush powertrain engineer. Continue reading

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The Myth Busters Try To Blow Up A Propane Tank

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The Discovery Channel’s Myth Busters shoot a propane tank with a variety of guns to see if it will explode. See the video. Continue reading

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Test Drive: ROUSH Propane F-150 (Fox News)

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When people talk about alternative fuels, propane isn’t usually the first topic that comes up. This is because they’ve probably never driven in a propane-powered vehicle, and for the past few decades have been bombarded with all kinds of talk about ethanol (E85), hydrogen and flux capacitors being the saviors of the human race. Continue reading

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