? asked in Cars & TransportationCommuting · 2 months ago

What does "household vehicle trips" mean in the following sentence?

According to the FHWA, a 100-miles range is sufficient for more than 90% of all household vehicle trips in the United States. 

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  • 2 months ago
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    I take it to mean 90% of all destinations are less than 100 miles round trip. So a vehicle  ( i assume electric) with a 100 mile range would get most people  most of the places  they need to go and back home again.

  • 2 months ago

    Household vehicle trips = non-business usage.

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