Viper SmartStart to the rescue!
We swear we had no part in influencing the instituting of this ordinance.
The police in Madison say it’s a violation to leave unattended cars running — and the purpose of the ordinance is to prevent car thefts!
Maybe not all the folks there know about remote start systems, but clearly they should go to the appropriate store and get one for their vehicles, given that the cold weather will likely persist for at least another month.
That way you can warm your car, the cabin and avoid the hefty fine if you start your ride with the key in the ignition while you wait indoors.
Read more about the Wisconsin ordinance from Madison.com here.