Each issue of Behind the Wheel features 60 illustrated pages of stories from the streets of San Francisco. The first issue is illustrated with quasi De Stijl graphics, screenshots of Lyft rating summaries and hand-drawn navigational maps of San Francisco neighborhoods. The second and third issues are illustrated with b&w scenes of the city. Each zine comes with a free sticker.
** Issues #1, #2 and #4 are still available. #3 is out of print. You can get all four, along with loads more content in The Behind the Wheel Omnibus. **
Behind the Wheel 1: A Lyft Driver’s Log
This illustrated 60-page zine is saddle-stitched, measures 5.5″ x 8.5″ and fully illustrated with a wraparound cover. This second edition was revised and updated with new material in 2018. Includes the “disrupt the disruptors” sticker. Shipping is free. (Be sure to include your mailing address.)
Behind the Wheel 2: Notes from an Uber/Lyft
This illustrated 60-page zine is saddle-stitched, measures 5.5″ x 8.5″ and fully illustrated with a wraparound cover. This second edition was revised and updated in 2018. Includes the “your uber driver hates you” sticker. Shipping is free. (Be sure to include your mailing address.)
Behind the Wheel 4: The Thin Checkered Line
“The Thin Checkered Line” is the fourth installment in the Behind the Wheel series – a week in the life of a San Francisco taxi drive. This half-sized, staple-bound zine features a wraparound cover and sixty-four pages of text, illustrated with b&w images of San Francisco street scenes from behind the wheel. Includes a "taxi driving is not a crime" bumper sticker. The price is $7.00 postpaid in the US.
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INSIDE THE ZINES:
A LYFT DRIVER’S LOG
Includes the “disrupt the disruptors” sticker *
NOTES FROM AN UBER/LYFT
Includes the “your uber driver hates you” sticker *
FROM UBER/LYFT TO TAXI
Includes the “my other car is a taxicab” sticker*
THE THIN CHECKERED LINE
Includes the “taxi driving is not a crime” sticker*
* While supplies last