Yes, we'd love to develop our own American-made motor over the next few years and are in early discussions with local casting facilities. For now, however, there really isn't anything available apart from Briggs and Stratton. Casting, whether of the hubs, forks or engine is definitely something we will exploring once the company gathers sufficient momentum and capitol. Great things start off small.
One of many great reasons for building things here in the States is not just quality, but the fact that even as a small company we are creating jobs in one of the hardest hit areas of the country; northern Indiana.