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The Stoewer 8 Type S 8 is a car of the upper middle class that was made by car company, Stoewer. It was brought out in 1928 as Bernhard Stoewer wanted to offer his customers something special, because he thought that it was the only way  he could win against foreign competition.

The vehicle had an 8-cylinder SV in-line engine with a capacity of 2 litres. The engine developed 45 hp and the car was fitted with a 4-speed gearbox, sending power to the rear wheels. In 1928, 380 cars were made.

The Stoewer 8 Type G 14 was built on the same concept, but had a longer chassis and an engine with a capacity of 3.6 litres, which developed 70 hp. 150 cars were produced in 1928.

In 1928 both vehicles were revised. The Stoewer 8 Type S 10 had a  2.5-litre engine (producing 50 hp), replaced the S 8, the Stoewer Type G 15 with a 4-litre engine (producing 80 hp) replaced the G14. There was also a version of the G 15 with short wheelbase called the G 15 K. The S 10 was brought it in 1930 and 790 copies were made. The number of G 15 (all versions) was 650 at the end of 1933.

In 1930, as successor to the Model 10 S, the Stoewer Marshal Type M 12 was introduced. Its engine had a capacity of 3 litres and produced 60 hp. Until 1934 280 cars were made, 800 more cars were produced between 1935 and 1936 to the Reichswehr delivered.

As a top model, the eight-cylinder Stoewer P 20 was introduced in 1930. It had a 4.9-litre engine that delivered 100 horsepower. Between 1930 and 1933, only a total of 24 vehicles were made.