"They'd had a couple of run-ins with [Randy] revving his car in the morning," said Ron Johnson, another neighbor.
Risk, transgression, mockery, rebellion—these are the revving motors of fun.
Now that Sarah Palin is launching an East Coast bus tour, the speculation machine is revving up again.
Reminded of that revving motor down in Dixie, I have to concur.
It was then that Dave suddenly was conscious of the fact that there were sounds of revving aircraft engines.
Somewhere down the line a big plane was getting ready to take off, the pilot was checking his magnetos, revving up his engines.
His ears were filled with the sound of the revving aircraft engines.
Now the street noises assailed his ears; the grinding of gears, the revving of motors.