Why We Drive by Matthew B. Crawford, Read by Ron Butler
A Perfect Read for the Open Road
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Ron Butler’s narration of Why We Drive, a mediation on the meaning of driving takes listeners by the lapels and gently shakes their preconceived notions. Host Jo Reed and AudioFile’s Alan Minskoff discuss this treatise on all the reasons to hit the open road and explore by car. Author Matthew B. Crawford champions both driving and fixing cars as ways to exercise our freedom, and he takes a deeper look at technological advances such as driverless vehicles. Perfect for listening as you traverse the open road—or daydream about it.
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