We hear it with every auto sales report: Trucks are so hot right now you could slap a 1” lift on a picnic table, call it a compact pickup, and lease it to somebody for $400 a month. And yet, not every automaker even has a truck. Which car-only companies should try their hand at making a truck?
After we showed you how to waste an afternoon screwing around with a project car, more than a couple commenters asked “why I use Auto Parts Store X” as opposed to some other one. Does it really make a difference? Tell us if you have a favorite auto parts store, and why!
Say you were moving across the country and you had a modest collection of vehicles. Would you take them? Take your favorite? At what point does the sentimental value of your fleet outweigh the cost and inconvenience of trucking them 2,500 miles?
Experts in motorcycling and anyone who’s ever been in a bike crash will tell you: “Wear all the gear, all the time.” We’re curious about what your attire actually looks like when you ride. Do you hit the road in shorts or suit up like a power ranger for every trip?
In a follow-up to the recent question “What do you ride and why?” we figured we’d open up the floor to those of you that haven’t made the leap. If you’re anything like I was, there are a few bikes that speak to you, make you stop in your tracks, and think, “Now that’s what I want.” Tell us what they are.
So you found Lanesplitter, the new motorcycle blog on Jalopnik. Welcome! We’re happy to have you here. Have a seat, pour yourself a cup of coffee, and tell us about what kind of motorcycle you ride. And hey, why’d you go for that one?
If you haven't discovered The 4x4 Podcast yet, it's a great place to get your required dose of truck talk when your friends are busy and your girlfriend's sick of hearing about the tires you're looking at. Hang out with Dan Cole and I as we discuss new trucks and what we like about off-roading.