Opinion: Are people losing interest in driving?


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The number of people taking driving tests each year is decreasing, but there’s a hidden benefit to that

I forget who said it the other day: people aren’t interested in driving any more.

They told me some statistics: nearly two million people used to learn to drive in the UK every year. These days, only three-quarters of a million do so. I looked it up. If you go to some websites, you’ll see a similar statistic quoted. The numbers of new drivers are dropping off a cliff. But, as you know, it’s a post-fact world, and thankfully (and not to put too …read more

Source:: Autocar