Date: 12 May 1999 18:15:29 GMT
From: "Brian Poole" <poolebnopsamie>
Subject: Re: Engine Developement History


> > Wasn't the 16-valve Dolomite Sprint engine SOHC? ISTR this being touted > as one of its clever features at the launch. > -- > Regards > > Leroy Curtis > You are correct the Dolomite Sprint engine was 16valve SOHC, the inlet valves operated directly from the camshaft and the outlet by eight rockers operated from the same eight cams. The TR7 engine was basically the same 2litre but with 8 valves. Regards Brian Poole

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