|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 phone at 860-623-3305 X318, or by email if you have any information or comments on the Detroit Aero.