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61 Results for OCTANE

28 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences). See the dictionary definition.

Saturday, December 9, 201712DMeasure of ping resistanceStu Ockman
Thursday, March 30, 201755AIt's usually in the 80s or 90sLewis Rothlein
Sunday, January 3, 201654APower, so to speakDavid Woolf
Wednesday, September 10, 201424AFuel ratingJim Peredo
Wednesday, January 22, 20142DPump figureJared Banta
Monday, September 30, 201312DGas rating (3)Ian Livengood
Thursday, June 14, 201211D89 or 91, maybeTracy Gray
Friday, January 20, 201239DPremium numberPatrick Berry
Sunday, July 25, 2010100DStation identification?Alan Arbesfeld
Saturday, February 20, 201041D___ ratingPaula Gamache
Sunday, May 11, 200895A87 or 93Tony Orbach and Patrick Blindauer
Sunday, September 25, 200519AStation numberMatt Skoczen
Monday, February 14, 200546AGas rating numberJanet R. Bender
Thursday, August 21, 200343AStation ratingPatrick Merrell
Thursday, February 27, 200363AShell figureElizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, August 6, 200249DGas pump numberEthan Cooper and Michael Shteyman
Friday, April 26, 200214AIt's often in the 90'sManny Nosowsky
Saturday, June 10, 200013DIt may be in the low 90'sGlenton Petgrave
Thursday, May 13, 199910DShell designationRich Norris
Monday, June 15, 199832AGas pump ratingNancy Salomon
Tuesday, June 2, 199831DGas rating (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, April 28, 199836ANumbered gas ratingManny Nosowsky
Monday, November 3, 199729D87 or 93 at the pumpStephanie Spadaccini
Monday, September 9, 199641A93, e.g., at the pumpS. L. Robbins
Monday, August 19, 199645AGas rating (3)E.C. Gorski
Sunday, December 17, 199579D93, e.g.Dean Niles
Monday, October 24, 199448AGasoline ratingSidney L. Robbins
Wednesday, December 15, 199326AAntiknock numberFred Piscop

2 results for OCTANE from Variety puzzles.

October 15, 2017acrosticTNoteworthy number at certain stationsEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
February 15, 2009acrosticOPing-resistance measureEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

31 results for OCTANE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Tuesday, July 2, 199124AGas-station wordEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sunday, March 27, 198826DService-station wordBrett A. BlaylockMaleska
Saturday, October 10, 198746AAntiknock numberJesse RoarkeMaleska
Tuesday, August 4, 198743AGas-station wordBette Sue CohenMaleska
Saturday, June 29, 19856DAn oily hydrocarbonGayle DeanMaleska
Sunday, October 16, 198372AShipment to KennedyCharles M. DeberMaleska
Monday, January 24, 198315DMotor fuelHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Monday, March 15, 198247AOrder at a service stationBernice GordonMaleska
Sunday, November 4, 197959DGas-pump wordWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tuesday, February 10, 197610DGasoline ratingJames A. BrusselWeng
Thursday, May 11, 197251AGasoline ratingUnknownWeng
Monday, May 1, 197222AGasoline wordUnknownWeng
Sunday, February 20, 1972120AGas-rating wordElizabeth A. YaroWeng
Monday, September 7, 197022AWord in gas adsUnknownWeng
Wednesday, June 12, 196832AGas station term.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, March 7, 19687DHydrocarbon.UnknownFarrar
Monday, November 13, 196725AHydrocarbon in petroleum.UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 10, 196710DPetroleum substance.Jean ReedFarrar
Sunday, November 8, 1964109AHydrocarbon.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Saturday, April 7, 19622DHydrocarbon.Manny MillerFarrar
Monday, July 31, 196149AGasoline additive.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, February 26, 196154DPetroleum product.Roberta H. MorseFarrar
Tuesday, April 19, 196049AOily hydrocarbon in petroleum.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Saturday, May 14, 195514AHigh ___ gasoline.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, January 16, 195586DPetroleum substance.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Tuesday, July 20, 19541DPetroleum measurement.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tuesday, April 27, 195415AGasoline rating.William F. BulowFarrar
Wednesday, July 16, 195239ARating in anti-knock gasoline.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 28, 1951109AProduct of petroleum.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Sunday, October 30, 194957ALiquid found in petroleum.Edward BucklerFarrar
Sunday, February 14, 1943125AColorless liquid from petroleum.C. Hartley MillsFarrar

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