The rotary engine is dead and here are the reasons for that!
The rotary engine is not as wanted as it used to be. Once thought a miracle, this engine turned out to be something that works perfectly only in theory.
The debates on this topic are endless but the fact is the rotary engine fell off the face of market. The disadvantages were simply too much for the customers to handle.
However, why would an idea about and entire engine design simply disappear. Engineering Explained, as always, has the answer to that one. In the video below, he is giving us 4 reasons why he thinks the rotary-engine is dead and why it isn’t as practical as we wanted it to be.
Check the video below!