The only possible headline: Do you want fries with that? by Gil Friend | Apr 23, 2003 | Sustainability | 0 comments Recipe for Car Power: Heat Vegetable Oil, Flip Switch and Go.. With the faint smell of French fries, a simple vegetable oil can be used to power an S.U.V. By Chris Dixon. [New York Times: Science] Tweet Submit a Comment Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.