Animal Racing Engine Discussion

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Animal Racing Engine

Performance by Design. Briggs & Stratton Racing took the latest approaches in engineering, manufacturing, and testing to design for its dedicated racing engine from the ground up. One of the most popular Briggs racing engines, the Animal engine will help you compete in your next snocross or kart race.

Each Animal racing engine by Briggs & Stratton is hand-built by master small engine technicians and tested in our skunk-works in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Dual Ball-Bearing, RACING Reinforced Cylinder
Squeeze-Cast, T-7 Treated, Racing Rod
Ground Cam w/ Compression Release
High-Silicon Valve Springs
PVL™ Digital Ignition System
Racing Only Intake Port
Walbro™ Round - Slide Carburetor
Dana™ Fire-Ring Head Gasket
Racing Crankshaft w/ Induction-Hardened Crankpin
Federal Mogul™ Cam Ground, Barrel-Faced Piston
Chrome-Faced, Racing Only Ring Package
Nitrited Dished Exhaust Valve
Automotive 3-Piece Valve Retainer System
Beefy Rocker Arm Stud Nuts

Model Number 124332
Type 8003-01
Displacement 206
Bore 2.6875/2.6885
Stroke 2.2
Compression Ratio 8.5 to 1
Factory Timing 29 degrees BTDC
Description Wrench / socket size Torque
Air Guard 7mm 40-50 lb-in. (4.5-5.6 Nm)
Blower Housing 10mm & 3/8" 60-110 lb-in. (7-12.5 Nm)
Carburetor (to manifold) 10mm 80-110 lb-in. (9-12.4 Nm)
Connecting Rod T27 115-120lb-in. (13 Nm)
Cylinder Head Bolts 10mm 200-220 lb-in. (20-27 Nm)
Exhaust Brace Screws 10mm 95-125 lb-in. (11-14 Nm)
Exhaust Stud 10mm 95-125 lb-in. (11-14 Nm)
Flywheel Nut 15/16" 55-75 ft-lbs. (74.5-101 Nm)
Flywheel Fan 10mm 180-240 lb-in. (20-27 Nm)
Intake (to cylinder) 5mm Allen 70-90 lb-in. (8-10.2 Nm)
Oil Drain Plug 3/8" 100-125 lb-in. (11-14 Nm)
PVL Module 7mm 20-35 lb-in. (2.3-4 Nm)
Rocker Arm Stud 7/16" 90-120 lb-in. (10-14 Nm)
Rocker Arm Plate 10mm 70-90 lb-in. (7.9-10.1 Nm)
Rocker Arm Set Screw 1/8" Allen 50-70 lb-in. (5.6-7.9 Nm)
Spark Plug 5/8" Deep 95-145 lb-in. (11-16.4 Nm)
Side Cover 10mm 140-170 lb-in. (16-19 Nm)
Starter Gear #2 Phillips 35-53 lb-in. (4-6 Nm)
Top Control Plate 10mm 70-90 lb-in. (8-10 Nm)
Valve Cover 10mm Lower & 3/8" 30-60 lb-in. (3.5-7 Nm)

where do i get parts for this engine they are all metric 

Asked by: GrassyKnoll

What is the difference in this motor and the lo206

Asked by: curtracer
Take a look at the model specs tab for each engine. For specific data please work with a Racing Dealer found here:
Answered by: Nicole_BriggsStratton
Date published: 2015-01-28

how much horse power does this motor have

Asked by: forever
The Animal racing engine is approximately 6.5HP.
Answered by: Nicole_BriggsStratton
Date published: 2015-01-22

Just bought a briggs 206 animal, Needed to know how much oil to put in?

Asked by:
The 206 and the Animal are different engines. However, they both are roughly 18 ounces of oil.
Answered by: Nicole_BriggsStratton
Date published: 2014-12-25

I see that the 206 makes 8.8 horsepower so how much does a pro gas animal makes and could you swap certain parts from a w/f to a pro gas motor.

Asked by: rocket man
The Animal is approximately 6.5hp. We recommend to only use parts designated for each engine and not interchange them.
Answered by: Nicole_BriggsStratton
Date published: 2015-01-13

Is this motor ready to run right out of the box? What do I need to run?

Asked by: joe10286
Please work with a Racing dealer for any additional items you may need depending on what type of equipment this will be used on. You can find a dealer here:
Answered by: Nicole_BriggsStratton
Date published: 2014-11-13

is it horizontal or vertical

Asked by: chito
Answered by: Nicole_BriggsStratton
Date published: 2014-11-11

what is the starting procedure for an animal on methanol?

Asked by: RAMracing
The Animal engine was factory built to run standard 87 octane pump gas not methanol. This is the same standard for all of our racing engines.
Answered by: Nicole_BriggsStratton
Date published: 2015-01-01
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