Scheid Diesel Extravaganza XXVI

It doesn’t get any better than the late-summer blockbuster that is the Scheid Diesel Extravaganza. It’s one of few diesel events where you’ll find top-tier truck and tractor pulling within…

Weak Links Of The Allison

For more than two decades, the Allison name has been synonymous with the Duramax, the common-rail, aluminum headed V-8 that put GM back at the forefront of the diesel pickup segment. The…

Off-The-Grid First-Gen

Kelly Pfledderer is a successful businessman on the verge of his second retirement. He appreciates a quality product and he also enjoys a good adventure—reason enough to drop a crew cab…

Hill Two

Back in 2019, we published a story about the Hill Diesel and it’s connection to Ransom E. Olds, the founder of Oldsmobile. You can see that story online at

New Generation Green

John Deere transformed itself on August 30, 1960, when it unveiled a completely redesigned line of tractors and a new focus. They called it the “New Generation of Power” and gone were most of…

MODERN DURAMAX PRE-RUNNER 

Adam Pela, the talented engineer in charge of Pela Motorsports has been in business since 2009 but this truck is the product of his second company, DmaxSwap.com, They’ve been creating…

THIS HERC AIN’T NO JERK

Hercules was one of the founding fathers of engine manufacturing in the U.S. and one of the earliest manufacturers of lightweight, high speed diesels. The company began in 1915, founded in…