What You'll Get
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- 2-Hour Party Bus for Up to 20 with Refreshments
- 4-Hour Party Bus for Up to 20 with Refreshments
Buses carry up to 20 passengers and an additional fee applies for extra people. If a 30 passenger bus is required, customers should call ahead for rates.
Catalytic Converters: Keeping Combustion Clean
Cleaner cars make for cleaner air. Learn how catalytic converters help with Groupon’s guide.
A car’s engine is a dirty place, and it produces even dirtier exhaust. Vapors exit the combustion chamber carrying a nasty trio of smog promoters: nitrogen oxides, hydrocarbons, and carbon monoxide. As these pollutants barrel through the exhaust manifold (the set of tubes that feeds exhaust from each cylinder into the exhaust pipe), there’s only one thing standing between them and the innocent air outside: the three-way catalytic converter.
Situated just before the muffler, the converter is home to honeycombed ceramic cores coated with some combination of platinum, rhodium, and palladium—three rare metals that interact with the main components of the pollutants. When exhaust enters, the metals trigger chemical reactions that heat the gasses and rearrange their molecules. Under their influence, nitrogen oxides splinter into pure oxygen and nitrogen, while hydrocarbons and carbon monoxide are oxidized into less-harmful carbon dioxide and simple water. Since their introduction during the 1975 model year, these unseen cleaners have made air more breathable and much tastier: the EPA estimates that cars built today are 98% cleaner than their counterparts from the 1960s.
The Fine Print
Promotional value expires 240 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. May be repurchased every 120 days. Limit 2 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required; Subject availability; 1 week advance notice required. Additional time is available for additional charge. Refreshments included bottled water, juice, and soft drinks. Alcohol is not included; May BYOB; must be over 21 to drink. May be used towards special occasions like Bachelor/Bachelorette party bus packages for additional charge. Valid after April 1st, 2017. Additional fee for extra people; if 30 passenger bus is required, call ahead for rates. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.