Stunning Pictures Of Powerful Engines

Next time your car breaks down and you lift open the hood, take a minute to appreciate the beauty of your engine. Not so beautiful? Check out these amazing pieces of machinery and to see them in action, head over too see more amazing GIFs from GE’s factory floor.

1. Jet Engine

Tony Hisgett / CC BY http://2.0 / flickr.com/hisgett/5828346854/in/photolist-a58RLW-byhEm8-qHwSt-cCVLJy-Aq1WL-jtiBuy-9T2NsS-jtgJKr-jtfgZg-8RYT5X-C4GCi-byiqC2-azPbMx-a2dwmM-a2bCDq-6AjmqH-6Ajmta-a28LVV-bjz2rC-bjz2zA-a2dwwn-azRWMJ-bxtUzH-a

2. Jet Engine (In Action!)

3. Spaceship Engine

Jeff Kubina / CC BY-SA http://2.0 / flickr.com/kubina/418332827/in/photolist-CY4LX-CY4HX-CY4Eu-dmY5QB-7M5iCn-asQ6mi-bVRWZF-7fAte4-6Ax7Na-6ABgq3-cTAp6A-peK3dm-8yg9BJ-kzD825-6GA6QM-7c9hyv-6YWAR4-9ej3XK-9ej492-bnxPrV-8yg9B3-67aPui-8vWgMY-k

5. Dune Buggy Engine

Wapster / CC BY http://2.0 / flickr.com/wapster/5627669143/in/photolist-4sRibU-9zmn7W-9zigYk-9ziFG4-9ziyUv-b9VJ5P-mWLn6v-6voH7u-6vjA4F-6voD91-6vjpac-7ZjCmF-4HHniJ-n52uP2-9SJV9Z-dzuSCw-3GpmSn-a3f4Tu-8iGRse-oKFJWs-oK9kpY-dzpnPB-ikunRW-iku

6. Plane Engine

Shane Gorski / CC BY-ND http://2.0 / flickr.com/shanegorski/2357989570/in/photolist-4Anj9A-pPJqVz-o3B8XT-fpdzgu-4FfHDx-fpF56g-35CT8Z-4j2soL-9GuQg2-b9Ljqr-8SaN9j-ddu2Ai-be7hyD-77nZL2-77rVeN-77rVbd-77rV5y-77rUZA-6mRWdU-eVhnKS-cDKomd-8ojza

7. Ship Engine

Jeff Kubina / CC BY-SA http://2.0 / flickr.com/kubina/447130386/in/photolist-FvEhA-6GiYkV-5mQKJY-hVKJ4R-5mLwXk-5mQMMJ-5mLtF8-5mQLXj-hVKHK4-hVJL1R-5mQHBd-FCjds-p8YiuJ-5mLuHg-FvDYA-5mQJBN-5mLuRV-4pwJ1m-7KfuMt-6Lp3G3-5mQK7j-FCjxA-FCkgp-hVK

8. Radial Engine of an Italian Aircraft From 1938

michchap / CC BY http://2.0 / flickr.com/michchap/14607705463/in/photolist-brdKdX-ofQiUK-4mh1KE-7viTR2-Aq2S3-boD49J-brd89g-boD3W5-5x5p1d-ARRRD-eaQ5KC-pbHLmZ-bWTgvH-4Up7BC-7rKTqr-n3fLd-meLKUc-2KUF6p-eEHjUx-ARRSY-d3uwzJ-2Df9g-ajRQAs-oYa2m

9. Ferrari Engine

Brian Snelson / CC BY http://2.0 / flickr.com/exfordy/3619762459/in/photolist-r436zU-dMaYTa-6MVCvs-9yHN8M-9XyZ1y-5P6sS1-74nmud-pfPuFG-9nhk7o-zHWDG-85jbAr-4U8kRw-8uEGAD-5NXtT6-fYZoA2-6GDTer-cjhMZs-6KdDg3-k4A1GN-bGbXsB-8s7X2G-bW7HU7-8TXHc

10. V-Twin Revtech Engine

Dave_S. / CC BY http://2.0 / flickr.com/david_e_smith/6850370409/in/photolist-

12. Vintage Motorcycle Engine

Olaf Ruppert / CC BY-ND http://2.0 / flickr.com/blickedeeler/8765794954/in/photolist-6ZLdBT-6irbsS-ejCWgy-5kjMs3-nM7SLz-nxcr8B-77aKAo-nDmvJY-8696mE-oJ6ZsJ-a1f2Rn-a1f1PV-nxbCSJ-e1b7Tz-evDEpX-nURdNi-nWVQFx-brdqHF-6hDGQm-orbfqp-nHuWNw-emAZ

13. Jet Engine (In Action!)

14. LEGO Engine

Les Chatfield / CC BY http://2.0 / flickr.com/elsie/16086494858/in/photolist-6LXtnm-kHGum6-aejryN-asQdPY-bDeFBD-b52cHv-b52cXz-b52cPg-qvvuTf-572uq6-hP26R-qN5Ef6-qvvutC-qN5EXD-qvwnhy-6xTrsc-7LyzNW-asQdDQ-kPJyk-89TbAJ-qbhD72-kHGoNH-ab49kG-

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