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Wagler Competition Products’ (WCP) DX500 is the  first-ever all billet Duramax engine. It was designed and machined in-house by Wagler Competition Products specifically to meet the extreme…

Tractor Talk: 1967 Case 1200 Traction King

In the tractor horsepower race of the 1960s, all the manufacturers did their best conjuring to produce an affordable 100-plus horsepower tractor with no traction or weight issues. Two-wheel…

Under Pressure: The Life and Death of Rudolf Diesel

Rudolf Diesel was vain, oversensitive, and paranoid. His stubborn and persistent disposition clouded his ability to make friends, while his sanctimonious bluster alienated those even…

The World of Diesel-Powered Tractors

As the 1950s came to a close, Ford’s investment in the manufacture of agricultural equipment worldwide was bigger than ever and growing. With the exception of the English Fordson…

Tractor Talk: 1955 Case 400D: Case Compact Power

Sometimes big ideas come in smaller packages. Case in point: the 400 Series Case tractors that debuted for 1955. This was the first all-new J.I. Case tractor in 28 years. Not only did…

Tractor Talk: 1957 Oliver Super 77 Hi-Crop: Ollie With A Lift

Hi-Crop, High Clearance, High-Clear, HC… whatever name the manufacturer chose for them, tractors with extra clearance for taller crops have been part of the farming landscape almost…

Cub Cadet 782D: Little Tractor, Big Smoke

The Cub Cadet line of garden tractors debuted in 1960 as “little brothers” to International Harvester’s compact Farmall Cub series. Originally to be called Cubette—a name…

Tractor Talk: 1941 Farmall MD Diesel

When International Harvester debuted its new Raymond Loewy-designed Letter Series tractors in 1939, it was one of their bigger advancements. The improvements came on just about every…

Rebadged: Case IH 9130 or Stieger Puma 1000

Steiger Tractor Company’s 1986 Chapter 11 bankruptcy attracted the attention of Tenneco, the parent company of the newly formed Case International. Steiger’s Fargo, North…

Full Boost: Wide World of Diesels

As you read this November issue, the team at the Diesel World is already looking at what we will bring you next year. Of course, with the title Diesel World, we look…

Ram EcoDiesel Upgrades

Your magazine is great, and the tech articles are very helpful. I’ve seen stories on water-meth kits but they didn’t say how fast it burns or if you can run just water. The DEF article in the…

The New Guy: Aaron Gold

Hello everyone! My name is Aaron Gold, and I’ve been asked to take the driver’s seat here at Diesel World magazine. I’ve been writing about things on wheels…

Ticket to Ride: Diesel World Takes You Back Stage

Show season each year is an exciting and extremely busy time for diesel enthusiasts. Just about every weekend, for 3-4 months straight, I’m on the road. Heck, I’m writing this from…