Category: Engineering

A Home-Built Kit To Convert The KTM 990 Adventure To Two-Wheel Drive

The idea of developing a home-built kit to convert the KTM 990 Adventure into a…

The JSK Moto Co. Custom Yamaha GTS 1000 – Project Rhodium Omega

James Parker and RADD Inc. Suspension The Yamaha GTS 1000 was released in 1993 with…

Documentary: Building An Engine From Scratch – Casting – Machining – Assembly – Test Riding

This 10 minute films shows the process of building an engine from scratch, including the…

The Ultra-Lightweight Heimplanet Fistral 2-Person Geodesic Tent

The Heimplanet Fistral is a 2-person geodesic tent that tips the scales at an ultra-lightweight…

The DKW W2000 / Hercules W-2000 Rotary – A Wankel Rotary Motorcycle

The DKW W2000 is a rotary-engined motorcycle that was sold under the name "Hercules W-2000"…

Documentary: The Immortal Beaver – The World’s Greatest Bush Plane

The Immortal Beaver - The World's Greatest Bush Plane is a documentary that covers both…

1979 Alfa Romeo V12 Formula 1 Engine – Tipo 1260

There's nothing like finding an original Alfa Romeo V12 Formula 1 engine up for sale…

Porsche Tractor – A Rare 1961 Porsche Junior 108

The first Porsche tractor designs were penned by Dr Ferdinand Porsche in the early 1930s…

36 Litre Hispano-Suiza V12 Powered Hydroplane

The idea of taking an aircraft engine capable of over 1000 hp and bolting it…

An Amphibious Classic: The 1963 Amphicar 770

The Amphicar is a 100% amphibious car built by the Germans in the 1960s, and…

McLaren Ford DFV 919 Engine Block Coffee Table

When the McLaren Racing Formula 1 Team blew this engine during a test session in…

A “Shadowized” 1954 Vincent Rapide Series-C

The Vincent V-Twin The Vincent Rapide was the first motorcycle from the Stevenage-based motorcycle manufacturer…