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WalletHub Study: California is 2022’s 4th worst state to drive in

With traffic congestion costing U.S. drivers an average of 36 hours and $564 during 2021, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2022’s Best & Worst States to Drive in, as well as accompanying videos and expert commentary.

To determine the most driver-friendly states in the U.S., WalletHub compared the 50 states across 31 key metrics. The data set ranges from average gas prices to rush-hour traffic congestion to road quality.

Driving in California (1=Best; 25=Avg.):

  • 45th – Share of Rush-Hour Traffic Congestion
  • 15th – Traffic Fatality Rate
  • 48th – Car Theft Rate
  • 50th – Avg. Gas Prices
  • 27th – Auto-Maintenance Costs
  • 44th – Road Quality

For the full report, please visit: https://wallethub.com/edu/best-worst-states-to-drive-in/43012

This article was released by WalletHub.