SOME OF BILL STEWART'S PROJECTS
EUROPA EXPERIMENTAL AIRPLANE
This is an Europa XS Airplane. It was built from a kit. It is powered by a
turbocharged Rotax 914 4 cylinder air and water cooled aircraft engine developing
115 HP. It has a controllable pitch propeller and retractable landing gear. It
cruises at about 150 knots. The wings are easily removable for trailering. This
airplane has been sold.
MOSQUITO ULTRALIGHT HELICOPTER
This is a Mosquito open-frame Ultralight Helicopter. It was built from a kit.
A complete description of the helicopter and kit can be found at
It is extremely well built, with most metal components powder coated
and plastic components painted with polyurethane aircraft paint. It was featured
at the Mosquito booth during Sun n Fun 2005 and received a large number of
complements for workmanship.
It flew every day as a demo at Sun n Fun 2006.
This aircraft has been sold.
1966 SHELBY 427 S/C COBRA
This is a 1966 Shelby 427 S/C Cobra replica. It was built from an Everett-Morrison
kit. It features a 4" tubular frame, custom suspension components including an
IRS, and is powered by a Ford 427 FE engine bored and stroked to 483 C.I. and built
by Kieth Craft Racing. The engine measured 622HP and 630 foot pounds of torque on
the engine dyno. With an overall weight of about 2500 pounds, this gives the
car a power to weight ratio of about 4.01. Even with the power it handles well
on the street.
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