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64 results for OCTANE

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sat Jun 30, 201818AGrade in the high 80s or low 90s?Andy Kravis
Tue Jan 23, 201815A87, 89 or 93, on a gas pumpJim Hilger
Fri Dec 29, 201721DStation measureDavid Steinberg
Sat Dec 9, 201712DMeasure of ping resistanceStu Ockman
Thu Mar 30, 201755AIt's usually in the 80s or 90sLewis Rothlein
Sun Jan 3, 201654APower, so to speakDavid Woolf
Wed Sep 10, 201424AFuel ratingJim Peredo
Wed Jan 22, 20142DPump figureJared Banta
Mon Sep 30, 201312DGas rating (3)Ian Livengood
Thu Jun 14, 201211D89 or 91, maybeTracy Gray
Fri Jan 20, 201239DPremium numberPatrick Berry
Sun Jul 25, 2010100DStation identification?Alan Arbesfeld
Sat Feb 20, 201041D___ ratingPaula Gamache
Sun May 11, 200895A87 or 93Tony Orbach and Patrick Blindauer
Sun Sep 25, 200519AStation numberMatt Skoczen
Mon Feb 14, 200546AGas rating numberJanet R. Bender
Thu Aug 21, 200343AStation ratingPatrick Merrell
Thu Feb 27, 200363AShell figureElizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Aug 6, 200249DGas pump numberEthan Cooper and Michael Shteyman
Fri Apr 26, 200214AIt's often in the 90'sManny Nosowsky
Sat Jun 10, 200013DIt may be in the low 90'sGlenton Petgrave
Thu May 13, 199910DShell designationRich Norris
Mon Jun 15, 199832AGas pump ratingNancy Salomon
Tue Jun 2, 199831DGas rating (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Apr 28, 199836ANumbered gas ratingManny Nosowsky
Mon Nov 3, 199729D87 or 93 at the pumpStephanie Spadaccini
Mon Sep 9, 199641A93, e.g., at the pumpS. L. Robbins
Mon Aug 19, 199645AGas rating (3)E.C. Gorski
Sun Dec 17, 199579D93, e.g.Dean Niles
Mon Oct 24, 199448AGasoline ratingSidney L. Robbins
Wed Dec 15, 199326AAntiknock numberFred Piscop

2 results for OCTANE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Oct 15, 2017acrosticTNoteworthy number at certain stationsEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Feb 15, 2009acrosticOPing-resistance measureEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon

31 results for OCTANE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

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