Conservative thought examines car-oriented sprawl and realizes its not market-based thinking in ‘The High Cost of ‘Free’ Parking‘:

Much of America is chained to the steering wheel because postwar sprawl — created by government mandated parking lots and interstate highways — made the car the only pleasant way to get around this country. We have the illusion of choice where none exists at all, unless you mean choosing which drive-thru or big box store to visit next.