If you are going to idle your vehicle for more than 10 seconds – turn it off!
|Engine Size||Gas Saved||CO2 Saved||Money Saved|
|Four Cylinder||32 gallons||704 tons||$116 (a)|
|Eight Cylinder||64 gallons||1408 tons||$233 (a)|
It is estimated that 3.8 million gallons of fuel is wasted every day by idling. This is enough to fill five Olympic-sized pools! This is also equal to 40,000 tons of carbon dioxide and $13,444,400 every day. By not idling vehicles, the U.S. could reduce oil imports by 200,000 barrels a day.
Some of the most common places people idle their vehicles include: fast food drive-thrus, driveways, banks, car washes, schools, trains, malls and bridges. So don’t wait any longer, stop idling now! For more information on how to be idle-free, please visit www.iturnitoff.com