• HPD expands crate engine portfolio to the Talon Crate Engine
  • Complete engine available for sale October 27th

Santa Clarita, CA (October 27, 2022)- Honda Performance Development (HPD) announces the expansion of its crate engine portfolio to include the Talon Crate Engine for off-road Talon racers.


The same engine that propelled the Honda off-road Factory Racing team to victory at the 2022 King of Hammers (UTV Stock NA Class) is now available to the public. Any racer who dreams of victory can now experience that same power with this new Talon Crate engine.



The Talon Crate engine will come with a factory stock 999cc liquid-cooled parallel-twin four-stroke engine with a Unicam cylinder arrangement, paired with Honda’s proven six-speed automatic dual clutch transmission. Included with the engine, is a comprehensive service manual to aid in the installation of this new Talon engine. Engines are available for competition use only.  


“We at HPD are proud to be able to offer the Talon Crate engine.  Honda has a long history of success in off-road competition and the Talon Crate engine program is a great opportunity for racers to purchase a complete OEM replacement engine.” John Whiteman, HPD Commercial Manager.  



The engines will be available to the public starting October 27, 2022 and will retail for $8,499.00, These engines are for competition use only and have no warranty.” Customers can purchase these engines by contacting one of our authorized dealers below or through HPD Customer Service.



Authorized Dealers: 

Raceco- USA


Email: Raceco.orders@gmail.com

Tel: 949-874-5591



JSport SXS


Email: info@jsportsxs.com

Tel: 866-343-5510



HPD Customer Service

Email: grmsadmin@hra.com

Tel: 661-702-7777



Q: Is this engine modified for more power?

A: No, this is completely stock factory Talon long block engine


Q: Can I buy this for my non-racing Talon?

A: This product is for motorsport use only.


Q: Do you have any installation kits for other vehicles?

A: No, we do not carry any installation kits.


Q: Can you tune my engine for more power?

A: We do not currently support any development of the Talon engine.