13 Dec '11, 4pm

Car sharing takes off in the U.S.

Car sharing takes off in the U.S.

Getaround will share, with the city of Portland, a $1.7 million Federal Highway Administration grant to be used to recruit the first few hundred car owners. The partners will document early adopter experiences in a three-year study to determine how personal car-sharing impacts auto owners’ lifestyles. I’m sure it will reveal that people are much happier with their buckets of bolts. Cars will be at last earning their keep, like the proverbial dog on a treadmill.

Full article: http://www.mnn.com/green-tech/transportation/blogs/car-sh...

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