• Mechano-hog
  • Item Level 80Disenchants into:
    Not disenchantable
  • Mount
  • Races: Orc, Undead, Tauren, Troll, Blood Elf, Goblin
  • Requires Level 40
  • Requires Riding (150)
  • Use: Teaches you how to ride this sweet hog.
  • Sell Price: 1g 25s
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Mechano-hog is a motorcycle mount that is created by top Horde engineers. This vehicle allows one party member to ride along in the side-car.

The Alliance counterpart is called the Mekgineer's Chopper. Either one fulfills the achievement Pilt:Money achievement.png Get to the Choppa!.

Activating the Sidecar Edit

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To activate the Mechano-hog's sidecar and carry a passenger, simply invite them to a group. The player's pointer will then turn to a green mounting arrow when they mouse over the Mechano-hog, allowing them to jump on while the sidecar deploys itself automatically.

Source Edit

This item can be crafted using Engineering (450).

Materials required
12x [Titansteel Bar] 40x [Handful of Cobalt Bolts]
2x Arctic Fur 1x Salvaged Iron Golem Parts
8x Goblin-machined Piston 1x Elementium-plated Exhaust Pipe

Taught by [Schematic: Mechano-hog], which can be purchased from the Horde Expedition quartermasters Horde Gara Skullcrush and Horde Sebastian Crane at Exalted reputation for for 320g.

Ingredient List Edit

A complete breakdown of all components needed:

Materials required
72x [Titanium Ore] 40x [Cobalt Ore]
120x [Crystallized Fire] 120x [Crystallized Shadow]
120x [Crystallized Earth] 2x Arctic Fur
1x Salvaged Iron Golem Parts 8x Goblin-machined Piston
1x Elementium-plated Exhaust Pipe
  • Note that it may take less or more cobalt ore to make the bolts (1-3 per 2 ores).


  • The components that can't be made, or skinned, can be purchased from Roxi Ramrocket at K3 in Storm Peaks for total cost of 12500g and are available for sale only to engineers able to craft this item. There are some reports that skilled engineers can obtain parts sold by Roxi Ramrocket from mechanical corpses from Ulduar, such as Flame Leviathan
  • The license plate is "PWN".

Patch changes Edit

WotLK Patch 3.1.0 (patch date::14-Apr-2009): This mount is no longer considered a vehicle.
            Now fully a mount, with fall damage, instant mount/dismount, and swimming ability.

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