Car, Bus, Bycicle

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Amount of space required to transport the same number of passengers by car, bus or bycicle


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    Luke Magnifico

    From here, looks like you need less space to use the bus.

    benny

    if a bus carries 45 pax and an average car carries 5 – that would only make 9 cars – an average bicyle 45.. the bus contributes more immissions than 78 vehicles…sorry bus doesn’t carry 78 only 45..do the environmental math..cars are better than buses. Bicycle wins overall

    unknown

    benny, a commuter bus capacity is about 70 people. One can argue that the image is biased since it compares the maximum capacity of a bus to the average used capacity of the car. But then again, the maximum capacity of the bus is always available for commuters (the buses I use for commuting are usually packed), while the maximum capacity of a private car is never available (hitch hiking is usually illegal, car pooling is a closed process). You also seem to be blindfolded by the emission trend. It is much easier to replace 1 bus with one that… Read more »

    Phyreblade

    Yeah, but bikes are slow, and the bus will never be as fun to drive…

    unknown

    phyreblade, driving in the car advertisement world may be fun, but most people in this world live in urban areas where driving consists mostly of waiting in line for a traffic light to change.

    Bikes are pretty fast in the city, when compared to other modes of transportation. It just takes balls.

    Nelson

    interesting thought that the car image is show from much closer up than the bus and bicycle ones and hence looks like it they take up more room.

    purple banana

    The spelling of bicycle… Did anyone else notice this?

    deleted_user

    I stopped driving partly because of this. I ride my bike everywhere.

    Can’t wait for fuel cell car prices to come down!