Holiday road trip!

Jun 25, 2011 update on P71's 2006 Mazda Mazda5

For the Memorial Day Weekend holiday we loaded up the Falcon with 2 mountain bikes, a tent, a metal awning, 2 coolers, 2 backpacks of clothes, a ton of food, firewood, a propane grill, toys, camping chairs, and hiking equipment (all inside too, natch) and hit the beach! We went to Cape Disappointment State Park and had a blast! The Falcon was the perfect road trip companion, and even scored 27+ MPG, which was impressive considering the amount of weight and the fact that I had to hustle to pass the logging trucks on the winding 2-lane roads.

By the way, the State Road loop that connects Cape D with Ilwaco has got to be one of the best driving roads, in the world. It is seriously that good.

 

Grassroots Motorsports Magazine

Subscribe Today

Also get your instant access to the digital edition of Grassroots Motorsports Magazine!

Learn More
S5RRFvAo7ZCKPdNZ9HTGHQrF6AeuyyX8CEkd5rgE1IPD8jdSSSbbRJofZpHkz3K3