Curiously enough, an ordinary normally aspirated gasoline engine can be converted to run on wood chips for about $124. About twenty-five years ago the magazine "Mother Earth News" sold kits for this purpose. Such vehicles (cars, trucks and buses) were common during the first world war and second world war in Germany and Russia. Wood chips are placed in a large container and allowed to smolder. The vehicles muse no liquid fuel. Only the smoke from the wood. The resultant gas is flammable and used to explode in the cylinders. They don't go very fast.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.