- Edward Smith, a 63 year old UK man states that he identifies as a mecaphile, meaning he is attracted to machines.
- He states that the process involves hugging the shape of the car and talking to it a bit. Then the rest is just physical satisfaction…the intimate part.
- Edward said he has been intimate with over 700 cars and has even had relationships with a helicopter and planes.
- However, he says the love of his life is Vanilla, a 1982 VW Beetle.