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The 10 Worst US Cities for Drivers

Washington, Detroit top the list
By Arden Dier,  Newser Staff
Posted Jul 13, 2016 8:20 AM CDT
The 10 Worst US Cities for Drivers
Morning traffic in Washington.   (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Be sure to take the bus when visiting the nation's capital. That's the takeaway from WalletHub's ranking of the worst US cities for drivers, based on gas prices, hours spent in traffic, crash deaths, car thefts, parking fees, and more in the country's 100 biggest cities. The 10 cities drivers might want to avoid:

  1. Washington, DC
  2. Detroit
  3. San Francisco
  4. Chicago
  5. Philadelphia
  6. Baltimore
  7. Oakland (Calif.)
  8. New York City
  9. Seattle
  10. Boston
Los Angeles came in at No. 11. Click for the full list, including the best cities for drivers, or see the cities with the highest speeds in fatal crashes. (More lists stories.)

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