Does Anyone Use Megabus? Yay, Nay Or Meh?

Last week, I drove to Chicago. I've also taken Amtrak, and I've flown. But a friend suggested that I might check out the Megabus. » 8/19/13 10:00am 8/19/13 10:00am

Give Us A Week's Worth Of How You Get Around

On Sunday, the Curbing Cars web site will kick off My Transportation Diary, a feature that's tracking how people get around. Want to take part? » 8/17/13 4:18pm 8/17/13 4:18pm

Keep A Transportation Diary And Tell Us How You Get Around

The Curbing Cars Kickstarter made its goal Friday night! Now, our project is kicking off a new feature called My Transportation Diary. » 8/11/13 4:15pm 8/11/13 4:15pm

Stop Driving Teens Everywhere And They'll Get A License

The University of Michigan talked to 600 young adults about why they haven't gotten their driver's licenses. Some say can't be bothered. Some have other ways to get around. » 8/06/13 1:16pm 8/06/13 1:16pm

Do You Find Yourself 'Driving Light'?

You've seen all those statistics on people driving less. There hasn't really been an umbrella term for the idea of people cutting back on car use, and relying on different kinds of transportation. Until now. » 8/05/13 9:00am 8/05/13 9:00am

Bike Sharing Gets Schooled In Columbus And Elsewhere

We know about the bike sharing programs in New York City, Chicago and even Detroit (sort of). Now, bike sharing has come to Columbus, Ohio. » 7/31/13 9:00am 7/31/13 9:00am

What Did You Pay For Your First New Car?

I've spent a lot of time researching car prices for the Curbing Cars ebook. This weekend, I wrote a story for Forbes about the top three reasons why people are driving less, and the number one reason is the expense. » 7/29/13 9:00am 7/29/13 9:00am

Detroit Now Has Bike Sharing, For A Lucky Few

To the bike sharing programs in Paris, New York, Chicago and Chattanooga, add Detroit. But only if billionaire Dan Gilbert lets you use it. » 7/25/13 9:00am 7/25/13 9:00am

Paris Does Bike Sharing Better Than Your Lousy City

People want to hate the French, but it's hard to top Paris for food, fashion and romance. It also can claim to be the most enthusiastic bike sharing city on the planet. » 7/24/13 9:00am 7/24/13 9:00am

Vancouver Doesn't Want To Suck At Bike Sharing

Bike sharing is like anything else on wheels. There are always some problems at the beginning. Things break down. The economics doesn't pan out the way you think. And people often don't have the good sense to wear a helmet. » 7/21/13 4:15pm 7/21/13 4:15pm