Read the Idle Impact Analysis 2003, a study done in Canada in 2003, which discovered it only takes 10 seconds worth of gas to start the average, warm, auto engine. (30 seconds for trucks.)

Here is a 10-second rule flyer you can pass out to raise awareness about this fact!

But the truth is, we don’t care if you spread the word about the ten-second rule, 20-second rule, 30-second rule, or yellow-light rule. Just spread the word that idling gets zero miles per gallon.

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