Saturday, July 2, 2011 | 4:46 p.m. CDT;
updated 4:55 p.m. CDT, Saturday, July 2, 2011
Retiree Bret Gross of San Clemente loves Southern California weather and the seashore. Yet he's ready for a quick getaway, leaving his car's tank at least half full of gasoline.
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