Thursday, September 16, 2010

Long Block Assembly Shots

Now that we have a girdle, top, and a couple of heads the time is ripe for some assembly shots. I'll let the images speak for themselves...

Short Block:

Long block:

The overall engine assembly is very short front to rear to enable a long swingarm in a short wheelbase. The resultant slight additional height compared to a normal I4 is easily accommodated by the unique chassis needed for the Hossack-style front suspension.