35. 3:01 a.m. Working late but getting a ton accomplished, Louie Silva poured in the Be Cool coolant after he mounted the Be Cool radiator and Air Concepts overflow bottle. After 5 gallons of 100-octane race fuel was poured into the fuel cell, fingers were crossed as the engine was fired to life for the first time. It started right up but started smoking after a few minutes. We were exhausted and decided to tackle that problem in the morning.