The average American spent an average of 25.1 minutes daily commuting to work, based on the data gathered from the American Community Survey by the United States Census Bureau in 2009. Those driving their own cars spent between 22 and 25.3 minutes, while those who used public transportation spent between 47.1 and 48.3 minutes.Know More
When considering time spent in a car driving to work, the average American male spends 25.3 minutes a day, or over 100 hours a year. Those commuting in large cities also spend a considerable amount of time stuck in traffic. The annual mobility study by Texas A&M found that the average urban American spent around 38 hours stuck in traffic every year.
According to The Telegraph, drivers in the U.K. spent more than 10 hours a week behind the wheel in 2011, adding up to 3 years over a lifetime.Learn more about Car Makes & Models
The Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost, Bugatti Type 41 Royale, Mercedes-Benz 600 Pullman, Overfinch Range Rover and Rolls-Royce Phantom are among the best luxury cars of all time according to MSN. The Mercedes-Benz S-class, Bentley Continental, BMW 7 Series, McLaren F1 and Audi A8 have also been recognized as superb vehicles.Full Answer >
The average price of a base model Maserati is $134,855.09. This amount was figured using the base model prices on the 11 models offered as of March 2015.Full Answer >
Technically, the average length of a tractor trailer is 50 feet and 6 inches. However, this is due to the fact that there are two standardized lengths of trailer.Full Answer >
As of 2007, the average lengths of compact sedans and compact sport utility vehicles in America are 177.2 inches and 172.3 inches, respectively. Medium sedans and SUVs are 10 to 20 inches longer than their compact counterparts, while large cars are longer by a further 15 to 20 inches.Full Answer >