This revelation from Streetsblog will really come as a shock to you:
How Many New Yorkers Actually Commute to the CBD by Auto?
You mean the people with the crappiest public transportation are the ones most likely to drive into Manhattan? WOW!
Notice how it doesn't explain which workers need their vehicles for their jobs, whether their final destination is the CBD or if they are just passing through on their way to Jersey, the Bronx or Westchester County, where a lot of the blue-collar jobs were sent, or how long these people's commutes would be if they opted for public transportation. Maybe they'll do another of their nifty charts as soon as they collect that information.
Here's another opinion from the NY Press:
Congestion pricing is dividing those above and below 86th Street