|Type:||2-cylinder, air-cooled, horizontally-opposed, piston|
|Displacement:||237 cu. in|
|Power Output:||30 hp @ 1,500 rpm|
An inexpensive engine ($350) for the amateur aviator, the Detroit Aero was designed and manufactured by Fred Weinberg of Detroit, Michigan. The engine produced 30 hp at 1,500 rpm with a displacement of 237 cubic inches. Over one thousand of these engines were sold.
Please contact Nick Hurley, Museum Curator, by email if you have any information or comments on the Detroit Aero.