The goal of progressives has always been to limit personal mobility and drive people into large, more manageable enclaves. The attack has gone on for 40 years under the guise of safety and pollution control.
If you can drive up the price of new vehicles enough, and force the older ones off the road via draconian safety and emission inspection requirements, mission accomplished.
“The goal of progressives has always been to limit personal mobility...”
Can we spell S-O-V-I-E-T U-N-I-O-N?