Thats according to a new sunlight study conducted by the Auto Expressions automotive accessory company, which measured how hot a cars dashboard gets on the average 89-degree fahrenheit day.
How hot is it? Well, two hours of direct sunlight causes a car to reach as high as 192 degrees, enough heat to cook a burger within three hours.
But thats not the only hot finding. The solar study also discovered that the average temperature of a Sports Utility Vehicle on a hot day is 137 degrees while a compact car is a blistering 154 degrees.
The study did have some shady findings. Using a sunshade on the dashboard reduces the heat an average of 43 degrees.
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