Largest Diesel Engine In The World
Published July 2, 2016
The photo shows Wärtsilä-Sulzer RTA96-C - the largest diesel engine in the world. It is also the largest reciprocating engine, or piston engine, in the world (the common kind that is in cars etc.).Wärtsilä-Sulzer RTA96-C is used to propel some of the largest container ships out there. The biggest version is 13.5 m (44 ft) tall, 26.6 m (87 ft) wide, weighs 2,300 tonnes, has 14 cylinders and an effect of 108,920 hp.