A car enthusiast from the USA has equipped a Ram pickup truck with a lawnmower engine

A car enthusiast from the USA has equipped a Ram pickup truck with a lawnmower engine

May 14, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

Such an unusual power unit allows the car to accelerate to 30 kilometers per hour. The owner of the original pickup held a presentation of the novelty on his YouTube channel.

American Carson Oak installed a single-cylinder Predator gasoline engine from a lawn mower on his old Dodge Ram pickup. As the 40-year-old pickup truck “worked together” with the new power plant, the car enthusiast showed it with a small video later posted on the popular YouTube video hosting. It is known that the volume of such a completely non-standard motor for pickups is 212 cubic centimeters, and its return is only 6.5 forces.

This engine cost the owner of a pickup truck just $ 120. It can usually be found in lawn mowers, generators, high-pressure washers, water pumps and other equipment, but not on cars.

 The engine is started using a manual cable starter. By the way, the American put the cord inside the left wheel arch. A pair of this motor is a five-speed manual transmission. According to the owner of the pickup, with a new engine, its car easily accelerates to 32 kilometers per hour.

Meanwhile, the Silverstone auction house put up for sale the rare Bentley pickup.