The project is bankrolled by Colorado-based Magpul Industries, makers of composite high-tech firearms. They know a little bit about explosives, so they’ve turned their attention first to the Rotax engine. It’s renowned for generating a lot of heat: “enough to boil the fuel in the frame,” we’re told.
So there’s now a high-flow, single-core radiator right up front, connected to an overflow tank hidden inside the left fork leg. Alongside are stacked low and high beam headlights.