Mercedes-Benz 603 E aircraft engine.

The DB 603 aero engine was largely based on the DB 601 design. However, at 2,717 cubic inches the engineĀ“s displacement was substantially increased, as was its output. The unit was fitted to various single- and twin-engined military aircraft, and was manufactured in large numbers by Daimler-Benz AG during World War II.

  • Cylinders V12
  • Displacement 2717 cu in
  • Output 1800 PS (1323 kW)
  • at engine speed 2700/min
  • Production period 1941-1944
  • Weight 1345 lbs