SAO PAULO – Volkswagen do Brasil Ltda. expects most cars in Brazil to have flex-fuel engines within two to three years. Gol is first VW to run on both gasoline and alcohol-based fuel. Such engines allow the vehicles to run on gasoline or alcohol-based fuel. Fiat Automoveis SA, Ford Brasil Ltda. and General Motors do Brasil Ltda. all will launch models with flex-fuel engines this year. Paul Fleming, president of VW Brazil, says the consumer will be free to choose the fuel ...

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