Peak Car

Why Do the Smartest Cities Have the Smallest Share of Cars?

What the metros with the highest percentage of non-car households tells us about driving and density.

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The Government Is Really Bad at Predicting Americans' Driving Habits

The Department of Transportation repeatedly over-estimates vehicle miles traveled.

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Have We Reached Peak Road?

Paved mileage seems to have leveled off between 2008 and 2011.

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Yet More Evidence of Peak Car

Not only do we now own fewer cars. We're also driving each of them less.