Minneapolis, May 24 - The Minnesota Bio-Fuels Association (MBA) and KS95 FM teamed up today to reward drivers who switched to E15 on the Holiday station at Old Hudson Road in St Paul.
From 11:30 am to 1:30 pm, MBA and KS95 rewarded 35 drivers who chose to fuel up with E15. Among the prizes given included $20 in cash, tickets to the Minnesota Twins, the St Paul Saints and the Minnesota Zoo, Chili's gift cards and KS95 merchandise.
KS95 personality, Rudy Pavich, was at the station with MBA staff to during the promotion educating drivers on the benefits of using E15.
"Today's event was an opportunity for us to let drivers know that there's an alternative at the pump that saves them money, is better for the environment and boosts Minnesota's economy," said Tim Rudnicki, MBA executive director.
Today's promotion at the Holiday on Old Hudson Road is the fifth time MBA and KS95 have partnered this year at a station in the Twin Cities metro area to educate drivers on the benefits of using E15. The previous four promotions were at the Winner in Richfield, the Tesoro on Riverside Avenue in Minneapolis, the Holiday on University Avenue in Fridley and the Holiday on County Road 24 in Plymouth.