The Hayes Diversified Web Site states:
"The M1030M1 JP8/Diesel Military Motorcycle has been under development since 1998. It is designed to operate reliably and efficiently on Kerosene based fuels to include Diesel Fuel and Aviation Kerosene. HDT is under contract with the U.S. Marine Corps to delivery over 440 M1030M1s. Production will begin in March of 2006.
Type: 4-Stroke, IDI, single cylinder, liquid cooled.
Power: 30 PS @ 5700 RPM
Torque: 33 ft-lbs @ 4200 RPM
Lubrication: Wet sump, compatible with MIL-L-2104 lubricant.
Air Filtration: High capacity, 3-stage, oiled foam, reusable
Transmission: 5-speed, constant mesh, return shift.
Final Drive: Self lubricated, sealed, O-ring roller chain.
Battery: 12 volt, 625 CCA “Dry Cell” Maintenance Free
Alternator: 14 amp, 14 volt, AC, Three Phase
Standard Lighting: DOT approved lighting system.
Blackout Lighting: Driving, Marker & Tail/Stop lights meeting MIL-STD-1179. IR Driving Light Optional