Antoinette 8V

Antoinette 8V
Antoinette 8V

The Antoinette 8V was an early French eight-cylinder, liquid-cooled, V engine. It was typically rated at (60+ hp). First produced in 1907 it was used on a number of early French aircraft including the Antoinette VII and the Dufaux 4.

Specifications: Antoinette 8V
  • Engine Type: V 8 cylinder liquid cooled
  • Date of Manufacture: 1907
  • Country: France
  • Fuel system: Carburetor
  • Cooling system: Liquid-cooled
  • Power output: 50 kW (67 hp) at 1,100 RPM
  • Power-to-weight ratio: 0.7 kW/kg (0.32 hp/lb)
  • Bore: 110 mm (4.33 in)
  • Stroke: 105 mm (4.13 in)
  • Displacement: 8.0 L (487 cu in)
  • Length: 1,120 mm (44 in)
  • Width: 630 mm (25 in)
  • Height: 540 mm (21 in)
  • Dry weight: 95 kg (209 lb)
  • Aircraft Example: Dufaux 4