Tecumseh vs. Briggs Raptor

The current mainstay of 4-cycle racing is the Briggs and Stratton 5HP engine. The Tecumseh Products Company is offering the racer engine choices. Tecumseh’s box stock 5HP engine currently does not have a national class in either IKF or WKA racing but the company is actively pursuing a place for its alternative to the Briggs […]

Maintenance Keeps Your HM-100 A Star

Every racing engine needs regular maintanance and the Tecumseh Star is no different. Basically, the needs of this boomer are no different than the needs of a Briggs stocker. Every regularly scheduled maintenance session should begin with a complete tear down, cleaning and inspection. Look at the condition of the cylinder, the bearing bosses, the […]