As always, the recent copy of BCA was a delight to see. “Hold Your Horses” (Viewpoint, January 2012, page 11) made me write in response, something I very rarely do. For some reason, a very large hole is being missed concerning avgas. Your statement,”. . . the only users of leaded gasoline that remain in the West are piston-engine general aviation airplanes” is seriously incorrect. You might want to consider going to a NASCAR event. Even a little local track. With very little ...


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