Those who aren't ingrained in the DIY lifestyle often have one comment when they first arrive to my garage, and it is along the lines of, "Wow, this is super cool. You must get so much done out here." It's partially true—I do get a lot done—but if you want to know a secret, I'll tell you what I do most: clean.
Watch the video on Hagerty.com: https://www.hagerty.com/media/videos/getting-the-corvair-running-again-kyles-garage-ep-14/
Looks to me like the driver's side engine cover hold-open device is going to hit (and maybe someday short out) that red wire that is attached to the battery + post.