Airplanes Used To Be Started With A Modified Ford Model T

100 years ago airplanes didn't have electrical systems, no batteries and a poor guy standing out front slinging the prop around to get things going. Enter B.C. Hucks, Captain in the Royal Air Corps and aviation pioneer who decides to stick a projecting claw clutch on the PTO of a modified car. » 10/11/14 9:18am 10/11/14 9:18am

Highlight of today? 9 Minutes of non-stop Group B hoonage...

The end of the car show season is upon us here in the UK and one of the last shows near me is the rather pretentiously titles "Footman James Sywell Classic" or, colloquially, "Pistons and Props". Cunningly combining eclectic car show with aerobatic displays (including Iron Maiden frontman Bruce Dickinson in the… » 9/28/14 4:47pm 9/28/14 4:47pm