Driving in a gasoline car from Lausanne to Zurich and back


The car has a 1.7 liters gasoline engine and weighs 1,600 kg. The driver is alone and the total travel distance is 452 km. The average lifespan of the car is 10 years and 150,000 km. The emissions are calculated for one passenger and include the construction, maintenance, and dismantling of the car and the road, as well as the production of gasoline and its usage.

Carbon footprint breakdown

Car 23.19%
Road 3.34%
Gasoline usage 59.88%
Gasoline production 13.58%

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