For those of you questioning the staying power and effectiveness of car sharing programs in North America, I have two numbers for you: 10,252 and 513,698. The first is the number of vehicles added to car sharing programs in the last ten years. The second is the number of members who have opened a membership in a car sharing program in the same time period.
The information comes from the Collaborative Fund, and makes a fantastically designed and compelling argument for car sharing programs worldwide. Including data on how car sharing programs reduce carbon dioxide emissions. Go visit their website and spend a few minutes learning about car sharing programs worldwide.