announced that their new 8 cylinder engine has now been released for
has undergone 2 years of flight testing and development and will be
released as a 5100cc 180hp model.
The new 5100cc engine is developing 180hp @ 3000RPM and 170hp @ 2700RPM as measured on Jabiruís calibrated dynamometer.
The new 5100 engine has
been installed in the test Spitfire aircraft in
The RV6 has now been flown with around 130 hours flight time (30.07.03).