Gallery: Will American Car Culture Become a Thing of the Past?


The America that has been immortalized in films like Grease and American Graffiti, with its car-centric culture, may soon be a thing of the past. Recent analysis shows that not only are younger Americans driving less, but they seem to be less interested in cars in general. The number of people who own a car and the number of licensed drivers are on the way down, and the trend shows no signs of slowing.

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  1. GreatEmerald July 3, 2013 at 1:17 pm

    That’s interesting. Although not in the US, I also have very little interest in cars. There’s little point in them, already you can get pretty much anywhere using public transport. Big, expensive cars don’t seem to be all that impressive, since they don’t do anything useful, constantly drain money and pollute the environment. The only car that would interest me at this point would probably be an electric smart car.

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