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The Third Transportation Revolution

Lyft’s Vision for the Next Ten Years and Beyond

Introduction: A Country Built for Cars

Next time you walk outside, pay really close attention to the space around you.

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Photo Credit: Sheng Li, Reuters
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Transportation doesn’t just impact how we get from place to place. It shapes what those places look like, and the lives of the people who live there.

How We Got Here: America’s First Two Transportation Revolutions

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Credit: California Historical Society Collection, USC Libraries

The Problem with Cars

America is running a failing transportation business.

The Third Transportation Revolution

Ridesharing is just the first phase of the movement to end car ownership and reclaim our cities.

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Credit: Lyft
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Credit: Lyft
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Credit: Lyft
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Credit: Lyft

Cars defined our cities. Now it’s time for us to redefine them.

Before

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Credit: Sustainable Cities Collective

After

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Credit: CUESA

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@Lyft Co-Founder. Life is better when you share the ride.

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