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With the V-8 pulled out, a rebuilt L-headed Super Hurricane 226ci six-cylinder engine was installed. In 1961, the Super Hurricane was an option to the base four-cylinder engine. This Jeep was the last generation of American production vehicles to use a nonoverhead valve engine. (In 1963, the truck's final year, the very advanced-for-the-time six-cylinder overhead cam-equipped Tornado was available.)