Small and meaningless fact. To store 5 million cars of Muscovites in one layer (according to registrations with the traffic police), 50 million square meters are required. (50 sq. Km.) Of clean area, and for all these cars to still be able to pass, it is necessary to 150 sq. Km. At the same time, the territory inside the Moscow Ring Road (the central region of Moscow) occupies 870 sq. Km. That is, with a single-level placement of Muscovites' cars, 17.2% of the entire city area is occupied by them. For comparison, the area of all green zones in Moscow is 34% of the territory.
In the world architectural practice, the trend of combining living space - apartments - with garages is gaining popularity. Increasingly, architects are designing cargo lifts in high-rise residential complexes for lifting cars to apartments and penthouses