TheInsanity1234 wrote:Triquet wrote:I used the know chap with a Messerschmidt. Apparently to go into reverse you just started the engine in reverse rotation (basic two-stroke). Interesting concept.
So does this mean you could achieve the same top speed both forwards and backwards? As if you have 3 forward gears, and you're running the engine in reverse you'd be able to use them all as reverse gears?
Yes indeed: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Messerschmitt_KR200
But I wouldn't want to try it !