Who made the first hemi?

Answer The first hemi (hemispherical combustion chamber) engine was built for a boat. It was made in 1901 by the Truscott Launch and Engine Company of Missouri. It was designed by A. R. Welch of the Chels... Read More »

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What makes a hemi a hemi?

Hemi engines were being developed for the public as early as the 1950's, relying on an innovative design to increase horsepower and efficiency. In recent years, the Hemi engine has become synonymou... Read More »

How Do I Modify the 5.7 Hemi?

Chrysler's 5.7-liter Hemi engine is one of the most popular engine choices for amateur and professional racers alike. The hemispherical (hemi) combustion chamber has been around since World War II,... Read More »

How to Change the Oil in a 5.7 Hemi?

The 5.7 liter Hemi motor is one of the most popular motors in the history of the Dodge line. The Hemi is used in their muscle car line-up and their truck line as well. The Hemi requires proper engi... Read More »

What is hemi power?

While "hemi" may be the most celebrated four letters in automotive history, its history is a bit longer and more complex than most realize. Hemi engines were among some of the first ever built, and... Read More »