P-Pump Cummins Shutoff Solenoid Swap

So there we were, hundreds of miles from home, pulling a trailer, with a truck that wouldn’t start. Geez…aren’t 12-valves supposed to be reliable!? As it turns out, it was no big deal,…

Golden State Dieselfest

It’s event season, and folks have had a long year to prepare their rides for the dyno or track once again. It should be no surprise that when Diesel World partnered up with Sacramento Raceway…

One of a Kind

Nate Wilson, of Grass Valley, California, wanted something different. In the last few years Nate has become a well-known car and truck builder in Northern California, and has built everything…

The Contender

Kenny Bruner’s ‘06 Dodge Ram is unquestionably over-the-top. From the bright paint and tilt front end to the big-horsepower engine and partial tube…

Truck Mania!

California is a big state. From top to bottom it’s nearly 1,000 miles long, and it boasts the World’s 5th largest economy. So, when the folks at Sacramento Raceway in Northern California…

Super Duty Horsepower Wars

From an engineering standpoint, the new 2020 Ford Super Duty trucks are one of the most impressive diesels to come down the pike in quite some time. It’s 475 horsepower rating puts a decent…

Dynomite Dodge Ram Cummins Diesel Drag Truck

When Skyler Oestreich of Spirit Lake, Idaho decided to build a Cummins diesel drag truck, he went all-in. While the Ram would still be configured like a normal diesel (four-wheel drive,…

Sizing Turbos for Diesel Engines

Diesel guys are number guys whether they know it or not. You’ll see the Big Three touting numbers in all of their ad campaigns: best in class towing, most torque, highest horsepower. In a day…

FLOW TO GO!

FIGHTING HEAT AND AIR RESTRICTIONS WITH PPE’S LLY MOUTHPIECE ON AN ‘04.5 CHEVROLET When it comes to GM pickups, there isn’t a better engine option than the…

BLUE OVAL DOMINATION

THIS 1,800-HP F350 IS THE WORLD’S QUICKEST FORD 4X4 A few years ago, nobody thought diesel drag trucks were going to be fast, and in some respect, that’s…

WHAT MAKES THE DURAMAX SO GREAT

AND THE AFTERMARKET PARTS THAT MAKE IT EVEN BETTER It’s hard to say where GM’s heavy-duty pickups would be today if the Duramax had never been born. Back…

ROYALTY ROCKET

THE ROYALTY FAMILY’S DODGE DAKOTA DRAG MACHINE Drag racing is a family friendly sport which tends to draw families to both the grandstands and staging…

ORANGE CRUSH

CRUSH A 1,200-HP PULLER BUILT TO DOMINATE Mitch Meinhart is a diesel guy, there’s no doubt about it. While he doesn’t own his own diesel shop, he still…

EXTRAORDINARY EXCURSION

DPS’ 6-DOOR 6.7L CREATION There are just some rides you can’t walk past without doing a double, or even triple-take. Diesel Performance Specialties (DPS)…