OppoQuestion: How do "shaved" engine bays work?

So Speedhunters featured this nice Chevy Small Block swapped W108 Mercedes. Pretty cool, and the engine bay is proper showcar stuff. Now here's my question: how does this shaving and cleaning the engine bay of everything non-essential thing work? There must be a reason why the factory needs all of that space, so where… » 7/29/14 4:16pm 10 minutes ago

Woohoo! MTB ordered.

I went with a bikesdirect.com bike. The components aren't impressive, but the price is right and the price is better than what all the major mfr'rs are offering. Bike prices are seriously inflated these days in my opinion, so I think bikesdirect is a very good thing to bring some sense to the market. » 7/29/14 4:07pm 19 minutes ago

Why Are 400 New Mack Trucks Sitting in an Abandoned Parking Lot?

I'm glad you asked, because it truly is an interesting story. No, really, it is. This parking lot once belonged to The Tyler Penn Foundry,a component of McWane Inc.'s Tyler Pipe Co. The Tyler Penn Foundry produced cast-iron pipes and fittings in Macungie, PA. In November of 2005, a large scale industrial fire… » 7/29/14 3:31pm 54 minutes ago