Old Ford Maverick V8 Has Carburetor From A Lawn Mower, Gets 41 MPG


That is Luke, Thunderhead289 on the youtube.

For those interested in combining lawn equipment and car engines, here is a much less practical and noisier use for a V8:

This is an entertaining series. The problem I have is his controlled air leak greatly modified the experiment.

However, I like that he is applying the controlled air leak to his 390 CFM 4 barrel as a next experiment.

I had an engineering professor who used to say, “The first 50% of your money gets you 90% of the goods.” The air leak controller could be turn out to be something like that if compared to a fuel injection setup.