Source: Detroit News
quote: I see what you're saying but I haven't seen a study that has determined how much more a pickup truck damages roads and environment than a lighter vehicle. I'm sure there's some amount more but is it significant enough to charge a fee for?
quote: Anyone using fuel is causing higher demand and since most vehicles driven are by far CARS not trucks/SUV's/whatnot (see Ford's 13% comment above), a significant reduction in demand will come from driving less CARS not trucks/etc.
quote: Yes, 13% of new market sales are trucks. But that 13% caused more than 13% of the problem. We don't need statistics to tell us that. Trucks pollute more, use more fuel, and cause more road damage. Most truck/suv owners use them for daily driving.