You would figure…

All this gas talk makes me think that shops should be busy right about now. But the more I talk to shop owners and employees, they too are getting hit hard with the downturn in the economy.

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As one of the original founders of He has helped build this site into one of the leading and oldest bicycle commuting blog sites. Filled with passion for everything two wheels, RL Policar covers a multitude of subjects from product reviews, news, articles and technical how to's.