GM Truck Club
Founded in 2004 ~ We're the #1 Chevy Truck & SUV Forum.
Silverado & Sierra | Tahoe & Yukon | Suburban & Yukon XL | SUV & CROSSOVER
Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1

    Default Soon to be owner

    Hi there,

    My name's Jon, and I don't currently own a truck, but am shopping. I'm getting back into car racing after giving it up for about 8 years to raise kids. I'm racing a first gen RX-7, but am looking for another class. I need the truck to tow an Interstate 24' x 8' race trailer that I have. It's nice...

    I'm also into high end (but not too expensive) home audio and I work in the semiconductor industry. I've been know to play a few PC video games in my spare time (usually way too late at night).

    I have a few cars...

    Mazda 2001 Tribute
    Mazda 2006 Mazdaspeed6
    Mazda 1991 RX-7 Turbo
    Mazda 1991 RX-7 N/Turbo
    Mazda 1992 Miata
    Mazda 1983 RX-7 12A NASA E-2 Enduro spec (race car)
    1983 Renault Alliance 1.4 RenaultCup spec (old race car)
    Toyota 2006 Sienna Limited AWD for the wife and kids

    Recently sold a 2005/6 2500HD crew cab long bed with 8.1 for a family member. It's an insanely good tow vehicle, but it way too big for me..

    Last edited by bcms6; 12-06-2011 at 09:16 PM. Reason: formatting

  2. #2


    Welcome to the G M T C ! The crew cab you sold wouldn't have had any problems, but the diesel would have been better.

    2010 Z/71 Colorado C/C
    Black 4X4 w/5.3L V8
    2007 Winnebago Adventurer
    w/8.1L Chevy & Allison 6spd.
    Canyon Lake, Texas

  3. #3


    Quote Originally Posted by retired2001 View Post
    Welcome to the G M T C ! The crew cab you sold wouldn't have had any problems, but the diesel would have been better.
    Yeah it was actually hard to sell the truck, noone wanted the 8.1 with its horrible 8mpg. Had to let it go to a dealer for cheap :(

  4. #4
    Caddiac's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Upstate South Carolina
    Blog Entries


    Good luck with your search sand welcome aboard.
    86 911 Porsche Carrera
    98 K1500 Suburban LT
    2012 Nissan Leaf

    ​General Motors.
    Because life is too short to drive a Ford

Similar Threads

  1. greetings...long time chevy owner but first time truck owner
    By Zombiehunr in forum Member Introductions
    Replies: 18
    Last: 02-06-2012, 11:57 PM
  2. Replies: 0
    Last: 12-03-2011, 12:30 PM
  3. New Owner from MI
    By mrtizzom in forum Member Introductions
    Replies: 10
    Last: 06-30-2010, 06:48 AM
  4. New owner
    By Block8head in forum Member Introductions
    Replies: 7
    Last: 05-30-2010, 11:23 AM
  5. Former Ford truck owner, New GM Truck owner
    By JimfromTN in forum Member Introductions
    Replies: 13
    Last: 07-01-2009, 07:37 PM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts