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Wasp radial engine 28 cylinder 3500 horsepower
The Pratt & Whitney R-2800 Double Wasp is a twin-row, 18-cylinder radial aircraft engine.
The Napier Sabre was a British H-24-cylinder, liquid cooled, sleeve valve, piston aero engine, designed by Major Frank Halford and built by Napier & Son during World War II. The engine evolved to become one of the most powerful inline piston aircraft engines in the world developing from 2,200 horsepower (1,640 kW) in its earlier versions to 3,500 hp (2,600 kW) in late-model prototypes.[1]
1938 Cadillac 7.1L flathead V-16.
This is a 12-cylinder two-stroke diesel ship engine rated at 100,000 horsepower…
Beautiful  aircraft.  My opinion ahead of its time....would've been my cup of tea to fly in this machine...
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Hawker typhoon and the Hawker Tempest were both powered by the huge Napier Sabre  H-24-cylinder, liquid cooled, sleeve valve, piston aero engine 37 ltr . The engine evolved to become one of the most powerful inline piston aircraft engines in the world developing from 2,200 horsepower (1,640 kW) in its earlier versions to 3,500 hp (2,600 kW) in late-model prototypes.
1944 28-cylinder Pratt & Whitney R-4360 Wasp Major. Used in the B-50 Superfortress and Hughes H-4 Hercules ('Spruce Goose").
Design and development of the Pratt & Whitney R-2800 Double Wasp was initiated in 1936, and was America's first 18-cylinder radial.
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