HERE'S WHAT THEY'RE SAYING ABOUT SNAIL COMMUTERS
America needed to spend at least $255 billion per year over the next half-century on infrastructure to keep the system in good repair.
Transportation for Tomorrow
- National Surface Transportation Policy and Revenue Study Commission
In 2013 the cost of operating a car, including insurance, depreciation and finance charge is $6,059 per year (US).
Motor Vehicle Facts and Figures 2013
- Ward’s Communications (original data from AAA “Your Driving Costs.”)
Link to Data
Gasoline has been responsible for about two-thirds of U.S. carbon dioxide emissions over the last 20 years.
Transportation Energy Data Book: Edition 33
- U.S. Department of Energy, Oak Ridge National Laboratory