Monthly Archives: March 2012

Fiat Roof – The Saga Endeth

Fiat Roof – the Saga Endeth? As you may or may not recall, when we purchased our Fiat 500 Sport last August there was a scratch in the roof panel behind the sunroof on delivery. It was too deep, we … Continue reading

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Minnesota Sex!

Minnesota Sex Tired of TV shows that are not unrealistic enough to allow you to escape the humdrum of everyday existence?  Wake up and smell the rich and tawdry aromas of Minnesota sex ! In my home state, a former … Continue reading

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The Case for Owning Two Motorcycles

Making the Case for Two Motorcycles  (re-posted from the WSBMWR magazine for March) One of the best parts of my job (the best part, actually), is that I get to ride a lot of motorcycles.  In fact, I’ve enjoyed getting … Continue reading

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How to Customize Your Fiat 500 Sport

Picked up our new 500 Sport in the deep metallic red last August. There was a problem at delivery – a scratch in the roof. No problem; “the airbrush guy will take care of it in a week.”  Problem – … Continue reading

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The “Meh” Car

The “Meh” Car “Meh” is one of my favorites of the newest crop of coined words in the constantly evolving stew that is our language. It both looks and sounds like its slang meaning: not too impressive, that which can … Continue reading

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Dealing With Tricky Road Conditions

From the Ride West BMW e-zine for March 2012. The Motorcycle Chats:    Team Ride West manager Dave Preston and GM Dave Swezey have over 75 years of riding experience between them. This month they discuss riding in tricky conditions. DP:  … Continue reading

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