My parents wont let me be driven by friends?

i'm 16 my parents wont let me drive or get a ride from my friends so if i want to hang out with friends my parents have to drive me.. if my friends want to go watch a movie and then go eat somewhere i cant go because i cant ride with them. i end up missing on so many social gatherings. and i can't have my... show more i'm 16 my parents wont let me drive or get a ride from my friends so if i want to hang out with friends my parents have to drive me.. if my friends want to go watch a movie and then go eat somewhere i cant go because i cant ride with them. i end up missing on so many social gatherings. and i can't have my parents drive me bc my friends are always like 'oh we can drive you' etc. and it's honestly embarrassing that I still need my parents chaperoning everything and have to drop me on the occasion they actually let me go out. i'm not allowed to get my license either
do you guys have any ideas of how to convince my parents to let my friends drive me around
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