The Briggs & Stratton V-Twin four stroke Vanguard engine has been chosen for its outstanding fuel efficiency, incredible reliability, low emissions and simplistic serviceability.
All Pro Hover USA Hovercraft are powered by the Briggs & Stratton Vanguard commercial engines.
They are the perfect engine for smaller hovercraft and a vast improvement on two-stroke technology - which for very good reasons, is being quickly phased out in virtually all forms of transport.
The Vanguard offers low revs, low noise, superb economy, electric start, air cooling and fantastic reliability. Some modifications are required to the fuel & electric systems and the removal of the governor which allows us to achieve the BHP output for each model.
The Briggs & Stratton can be serviced and parts purchased from over 1000 locations in USA, which makes it the perfect choice of engine to power the our range of
BS35 - This is a standard 35HP V-Twin Vanguard 990cc engine that is prepare for use in water environments.
BS37 - The 37HP engine is the basic 35HP Vanguard engine with some small changes to increase horsepower and give a better an smoother torque curve through the engine power band.
BS44 - The 44HP engine is fitted with twin carburetors to give increased horsepower and more torque that the standard Vanguard engine.
BS50 - This version is fitted with twin carburetors and electronic ignition to give a massive 52 horsepower and even better torque to the Vanguard engine.