Your typical GA single prop aircraft is overly engineered. Redundancies are key in every aircraft. Ignition systems have two magnetos (='s two spark plugs for every cylinder). These are tested before every flight. AVGAS (typically 100LL in the USA), is held to much higher standards than typical pump gas at your local… » 1/07/14 1:55am 1/07/14 1:55am

Be COURTEOUS to pedestrians. If you are in a school zone slow down and pay attention. Let someone at a crosswalk pass, just don't speed by. Their commute is going to be longer than yours, so take a second and be polite. They will appreciate it. » 12/25/13 1:01am 12/25/13 1:01am

I had to sacrifice some space in my extended cab to put my 2X12" (I was in high school and thought I needed it..) in. What I did was make a box that was downward firing, and the center of my box is a storage unit. Sounds amazing and takes up a ton of space. It looks really nice after I had it padded and wrapped in… » 12/24/13 1:04am 12/24/13 1:04am

I am VERY excited about the diesel Colorado (especially the four door, 6ft bed). By the time it comes out I will have been in the work force for a year and a half. Being a natural frugal, I think I will have a nice down payment for one. My old 1990 S10 has been faithful, but I need to upgrade, and what a hell of an up… » 11/21/13 6:54pm 11/21/13 6:54pm