Has Americans’ love affair with driving gotten stuck in traffic?: Baby boomers’ enthusiasm for the open road is giving way to millenials’ disillusionment with stop-and-go commutes that require they spend more time in their cars than they receive in vacation time

Has Americans’ love affair with driving gotten stuck in traffic?: Baby boomers’ enthusiasm for the open road is giving way to millenials’ disillusionment with stop-and-go commutes that require they spend more time in their cars than they receive in vacation time submitted by /u/beast-freak to r/lowcar [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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[England] Young couples ‘trapped in car dependency’: the scramble to build new homes is producing houses next to bypasses and link roads which are too far out of town to walk or cycle, and which lack good local buses. [cross posted on r/yimby]

[England] Young couples ‘trapped in car dependency’: the scramble to build new homes is producing houses next to bypasses and link roads which are too far out of town to walk or cycle, and which lack good local buses. [cross posted on r/yimby] submitted by /u/newcitynewchapter to r/lowcar [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Video of New York in 1911 : Low car ・ pedestrians use the entire road ・ relatively quiet ・ everybody is slim and well dressed ・ oddly no bicycles — Add anything I ve missed to the comments.

Video of New York in 1911 : Low car ・ pedestrians use the entire road ・ relatively quiet ・ everybody is slim and well dressed ・ oddly no bicycles — Add anything I ve missed to the comments. submitted by /u/beast-freak to r/lowcar [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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TIL x-post: The term and concept of “jay-walking” was introduced in the 1920’s by the auto industry as part of a propaganda campaign to claim the roads for cars and shift the blame in accidents from cars to pedestrians. At the time “Jay” was a slur with a similar meaning to “redneck” or “hillbilly.”

TIL x-post: The term and concept of “jay-walking” was introduced in the 1920’s by the auto industry as part of a propaganda campaign to claim the roads for cars and shift the blame in accidents from cars to pedestrians. At the time “Jay” was a slur with a similar meaning to “redneck” or “hillbilly.” submitted by /u/beast-freak to r/lowcar [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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