Young people are doing without cars in droves. Good for them! You make 10 bucks an hour, do you really want to work a full day a week just to pay for the privilege of driving to work? If the carmakers want to sell more cars, they better agitate to raise the minimum wage law to 22 an hour and expel the immigrunts.
Boomers continue their love affair with the car while the industry ponders how to get their tech-driven kids on the bandwagon.
The president of Toyota Motor Corp. is perplexed by boys who don’t have a vehicle and think they can pick up girls these days.
“In the past, if you wanted to date someone, you couldn’t ask her out if you didn’t have a car,” Akio Toyoda, 57, told a packed auditorium of about 900 Meiji University students in Tokyo earlier this fall.
“It’s all changed now. Money goes on monthly phone bills. Also, parking’s expensive and it’s easy to get…
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