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Old 01-24-2009, 08:33 PM
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does any one think its possible to mount a geo metro engine on a go kart
and do you think its possible to even hook it up the drive train

Old 01-24-2009, 08:37 PM
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Old 01-24-2009, 09:25 PM
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drivetrain is no problem. people use car cv axles all the time in dune buggies. personally i would use a motorcycle engine. they're smaller and just as powerful. also manual=win
Old 01-25-2009, 12:23 AM
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The power to weight ratio, as well as the physical bulk of a geo metro engine makes it a poor choice for a powerplant.

The only way I would use one would be if I already had one, couldn't sell it, and couldn't afford a bike engine. Even then, I'd probably save up for a while to get a bike engine.
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Old 01-25-2009, 01:32 AM
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I'd just use the geo metro itself as a go kart in that case.
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Old 01-25-2009, 01:37 AM
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I'd cut up the geo metro, and make a 1 seater buggy, and reinforce the crap out of that thing.
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Old 01-25-2009, 09:51 AM
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Geo only makes like 46 HP stock. Unless your these guy's who nitrous the crap out of it on a dyno and blow the engine to peice's.

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I would use it on the road as a metro, 45+mpg highway FTW.
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