Fiat A.74

Introduced in 1936, the A.74 RC.38 was Fiat's first production high-power radial engine. This engine powered just about all of Italy's front-line fighters at the beginning of World War II.


  • A.74 RC.38: 870 hp (649 kW)


  • Two-row, 14-cylinder, radial piston engine
  • Air-cooled
  • Displacement: 1,906 cubic inches (31.2 litres)

used by

  • Macchi MC.200 Saetta