History

Rudolf Diesel: The Man, The Machine, And The Mystery

Rudolf Diesel: The Man, The Machine, And The Mystery

Like it or not, drag racing has become a sport heavily fueled by technology. While certainly a factor in heads-up racing, the tools at the disposal of today’s bracket and … Read More

Diesels Making Waves On The Water

Diesels Making Waves On The Water

We have explored land-based diesel vehicles for military use, and even how diesel is used in the world of aviation. Let's now take a look at a few awesome vessels that utilize the benefits of diesel technology.Read More

Diesel On The Ground - A Look At NATO Fuels And Vehicles

Diesel On The Ground – A Look At NATO Fuels And Vehicles

Diesel fuel is the most common source of power for land based NATO vehicles. We take a look at some examples around the globe and investigate the single fuel concept.Read More

Significant Engines In History: How The Napier Deltic Diesel Works

Significant Engines In History: How The Napier Deltic Diesel Works

Triangle shape block, opposed piston, two stroke, three crank, “small, and lightweight” engine that changes the face of diesel forever. Check out the 88 plus liter Napier Deltic engine! Read More

Family Lineage - The Evolution Of The Dodge/Ram Diesel Engine

Family Lineage – The Evolution Of The Dodge/Ram Diesel Engine

Known to many as the power house in the diesel market, we take a look at the history of the Cummins engine inside the Dodge Ram. We start with the VE pumps and end with the common rail systems. Read More

Video: Cummins' Founder's Diesel-Powered 1936 Cadillac Fired Up!

Video: Cummins’ Founder’s Diesel-Powered 1936 Cadillac Fired Up!

One of the original diesel cars that started it all. Check out the Cummins powered Cadillac that Clessie Cummins himself built in 1936. It really roars in this video! Read More

An Inside Look At The 6.7 Power Stroke Including 2015 Updates

An Inside Look At The 6.7 Power Stroke Including 2015 Updates

An In-depth look at Ford’s 6.7 Power Stroke. Where it started, what parts were used, the improvements made and the updates for 2015 year. This is Ford's first in-house diesel for the Super Duty and it is amazing. Read More

A Look At What The 5.0-Liter Cummins Is Made Of!

A Look At What The 5.0-Liter Cummins Is Made Of!

Now that the redesigned 2016 Nissan Titan has been debuted, we have information on the new 5.0-Liter Cummins. Find out what it has and what it can do here.Read More

Family Lineage – The Evolution Of GM Diesel Truck Engines

Family Lineage – The Evolution Of GM Diesel Truck Engines

Since 1982 GM has been offering diesel engines in their trucks. Learn about the history of their engine offerings as we start at the beginning and work our way to the present. Read More

Diesel Past And Present: Building On The past, Enabling The Future

Diesel Past And Present: Building On The past, Enabling The Future

An in-depth look at future diesel technology and what it could mean. We get a peek into some of the most cutting edge advances in the diesel industry, check it out here!Read More

Family Lineage - The Evolution Of Ford Diesel Engines

Family Lineage – The Evolution Of Ford Diesel Engines

Since 1982 Ford has been offering diesel engines in their F-Series pickup trucks. We start at the beginning and work our way forward with each engine offering; pros, cons, and technical specs.Read More

History of Automotive Arc Welding Through Lincoln Electric

History of Automotive Arc Welding Through Lincoln Electric

The history of Lincoln Electric and Arc Welding in all forms is rooted and tied directly to advancements in automotive technology. We dive deep to uncover the history past, present, and future. Check it out here!Read More