i think it should with some work....pretty good choice of motor...nice and cheap..plentiful torque...and good hp....overall a great choice..plus it has a huge aftermarket support...and u can allways switch it to vtec witha new oil line and head
Check the reference section on this site. I believe that you have two easy choices for motors, each already set up for your motor mounts. Otherwise, you're gonna have a real fuckeroo of a time. I'd stick with what fits nicely, not which engine is cheap.