Hirth Engines – the leading global manufacturer and champion of 2-stroke engines – has been recognised as a key driving force in hovercraft-based rescue operations proved through live demonstrations held
Welcome to the home of two-stroke engines
Where high value engineering meets low cost and low maintenance
The Power of Hirth
At Hirth we continually develop state-of-the-art technology applied to the proven two-stroke principle. Hirth Engines have been produced since the beginning of powered flight and our engineering excellence continues with performance and efficiency as the driving force in all our products.
2-Stroke PrincipleHirth Engines achieve the highest in power-to-weight ratio. We offer the most reliable two-stroke engines, giving you a lighter engine with less moving parts and superior power.
Injection systemEach of our engines are designed with the customer in mind and Hirth's state of the art technology provides minimal fuel consumption while boosting reliability and performance.
InnovationHirth multi-fuel engines are powerful, light, compact, reliable and affordable. Our products can be run on gasoline as well as heavy fuels, demanded by customers involved in military and maritime domains.
AwardsHirth's award winning engines promise the perfect fit for your machine. We have production knowledge of more than 90 years in building light two-stroke engines.
90 Year History in Aviation
Pioneering innovation for land, sea and air
Our proud history is intimately associated with the pioneering days of world aviation thanks to founder Hellmuth Hirth and provides a unique focus on innovation and technology excellence. He was influenced by Edison, the Wright Brothers and Zeppelin, becoming a reputed pilot and decorated fighter ace in World War I. His legacy continues with our attention to detail, engineering excellence and technology that is leading edge, but easy to maintain.