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    i put Vpower racing shell 1.45 euro per litre

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    Regular 95 Unleaded. I have a 1.8 so don't see any benefit in going for 98 RON.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Vauxhall Thru & Thru View Post
    Regular 95 Unleaded. I have a 1.8 so don't see any benefit in going for 98 RON.
    much better you can feel the car moving

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    would there be any benifit me using 98ron on my 2.0T ?

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    If VX say 95 RON that's what the engine needs. A good quality fuel will help but not 98 RON.
    Waste of money

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    Standard branded diesel (not supermarket) and a dose of Millers for me.

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    We've used both and can't see the difference personally but I normally sit there with cruise on going up and down the A30 so wouldn't. And for the big price difference in price, I'll just stick for the 95ron for the time being.

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    Quote Originally Posted by andy76 View Post
    would there be any benifit me using 98ron on my 2.0T ?
    Not really, as that engine in standard tune is set up for 95Ron, but you can use higher-octane fuel. But definitely so if tuned. BSR recommend Super Unleaded for Stage 1 and for Stage 3 upwards Super Unleaded is essential to prevent unwanted detonation.

    I use both unleaded and Tesco 99 Ron Super Unleaded on my Stage 1 remapped 2.0T, and I do notice a performance increase with the 99Ron.

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    I use Tescos 99 as my 1.8 hates standard fuel and runs so much better on the 99 stuff.

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    I have to run 99RON or the motor will conk out,

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