Fuel Saving Tip Of The Week

August 3, 2011

Shut 'Er Down

Several independent tests have shown that if you are going to be idling for more than a minute, it is more cost effective to simply shut your car's engine down, and then restart it when you need to. After all, an idling vehicle is getting zero miles per gallon!

 

The above was written by Garrett McKinnon and published in the Fall 2011 edition of Vehicle MD.