According to Direct Line Car Insurance, drivers who leave their car engines running while defrosting their windscreen, will waste £50 million this winter.
It may only take an average of three minutes to defrost your car, but with rising fuel prices, it could end up costing you dearly during a long, cold winter. The combined wasted fuel amounts to the equivalent of over 200 million road miles. That’s more than 13,000 laps round the world, for an average-sized car!
Read the full story at Telegraph.co.uk.