Originally Posted by 302/Z28
A lot of people think Chrysler invented the hemi head, when in actuality it was the aircraft industry.
Curtiss-Wright build a water cooled V8 hemi engine for WWI (1917) that was used in many airplanes back then... like the infamous Jenny of WWI. The engine was the Curtiss-Wright OX-5.
(not 23 years old)