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The Rolls Royce Merlin. 27 litre Supercharged V12. This engine shaped the 20th century in many ways.

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Just a Car Guy: Before and after photos of the incredibly unusual 1925 Jonckheere Rolls-Royce Phantom Aerodynamic Coupe

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Bentley with a Spitfire engine

Unique, bespoke Bentley with a 27-ltre Rolls-Royce Meteor engine (Which, to be technically correct, ISN'T from a Spitfire, like the ever-so-reliable Daily Mail says - the Meteor was the un-supercharged version as used in Tanks)

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Rolls Royce Merlin engines in production in Derby. The Rolls-Royce Merlin is a British liquid-cooled, V-12, piston aero engine, of 27-litre (1,650 cu in) capacity. Rolls-Royce Limited designed and built the engine which was initially known as the PV-12: the PV-12 became known as the Merlin following the company convention of naming its piston aero engines after birds of prey.

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1939 Rolls-Royce Phantom III Cabriolet

1939 Rolls-Royce Phantom III “Vutotal” Cabriolet by Labourdette #vintage #excellence...x

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End of an aviation era: Rebuilt Spitfire takes to the skies from historic Filton aerodrome as BAE calls time on home of Concorde

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1930 Bentley Meteor with a Rolls-Royce 27-ltre Meteor Engine. Which, to be Technically Correct, isn’t from a Spitfire, the Meteor was the Un-Supercharged Version and was used in Tanks

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