Hot grille of the week or maybe even of the century! This classic 1939 Ford COE was captured at the LeMay Collection Open House in Spanaway, Washington back in 2011. The red, Cab Over Engine truck looks like it just rolled off the production line and seems to be in mint condition. And would you get [...] More »

Ford Aerospace Division: Tanks for the Memories


If you have been following my posts you may have seen that I spent my last three years at Ford (2004-2007) working as an automatic transmission cooling engineer. I also started my engineering career working on cooling. I worked for Chrysler Defense, Inc., as an automatic transmission engineer from 1980-1982. Early in 1982 we were [...] More »

Ecoboost Walks Ram in Dirty Drag Race


Fact: Drag racing is fun. Fact: Mudding is fun. Combining the two feels like the most natural progression there could ever be. It’s almost as natural as a Ford beating a Dodge in a drag race. BOOM. Seriously though, the lift kit on the F-150 definitely helped out a lot. I don’t doubt that the [...] More »