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U.S. Driving Totals Eclipse Prior Record

May 31, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Roads

WASHINGTON – New data released today by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) show that U.S. driving reached 746 billion miles in the first three months of 2016, beating the previous record of 720.1 billion…

U.S. Driving in September 2015 Highest Ever Total Miles, Federal Data Show

November 23, 2015 - in Corporate, Transportation

WASHINGTON – New data released today by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) show that U.S. driving…

U.S. Driving Tops Trillion-Mile Mark in Year’s First Five Months

July 22, 2015 - in Analysis, Corporate, Transportation

WASHINGTON – New estimates released today by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) show that U.S.…

Most Americans Still Driving, but New Census Data Reveal Shifts at the Metro Level

September 30, 2014 - in Analysis, Projects, Roads, Transportation

Driving to work has been a staple in the American commute for decades, but it appears the country’s love affair with cars is stalling in many places. After years of sustained growth, driving levels are flat-lining, while more young people are opting for…

Heads-Up Driving Display Aims to Make Driving With Your Smartphone Safer

August 6, 2014 - in Transportation

The latest heads-up display to offer hands-free details from your smartphone is Navdy, a portable device that works with both iPhone and Android handsets. The display mounts on your car's dashboard and allows you to view navigation instructions and communicate…

Report – Transportation Strategies to Reduce U.S. Oil Consumption

A new report, “The Role of Driving in Reducing GHG Emissions and Oil Consumption: Recommendations for Federal Transportation Policy,” explores future U.S. transportation scenarios to evaluate how the U.S. can reduce oil consumption and cut greenhouse gas…