Right now the transportation industry is at a crossroads, and it’s a dynamite time to be a transportation content writer. You’ve got the soon-to-be old school method of driving a car versus the innovative concept of self-driving cars. Then there is the exodus of rural drivers to urban centers, coupled with new ways of dealing with fossil fuel use and diesel emissions. All of this has toppled the traditional transportation model for the US and sparked many conversations. These conversations drive me to read, research, and report on the following fire-starter topics in transportation.