Did cars from the 1920s run off gasoline(petrol) or diesel?
- JetDocLv 72 years agoFavorite Answer
In the 1920's, automobile engines were mostly gasoline powered, although there WERE a few steam and electric vehicles too. Diesel engines were used mostly for industrial purposes.
- champerLv 72 years ago
Production diesel car history started in the '30s, I believe Citroen were the first.
- Jay PLv 72 years ago
The first diesel passenger car was not introduced until 1936. It was the Mercedes 260D
- John RLv 72 years ago
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- Howard LLv 72 years ago
1920's cars ran on gasoline. Diesel engines weren't used in cars until the 1930's.