HIGH-PRESSURE Oil Pump 101

In the mid-1990s, tightening particulate matter emissions standards gave birth to the hydraulically actuated electronic controlled unit…

Project My2K: Part 8

We’re coming up on a year of ownership with Project My2k and have really turned this thing around. What started out as a worn out one owner run of the mill Super Duty has slowly morphed into a…

Blue Evolution

Every year the team at Street Diesel Performance (SDP) brings us their latest take on the Ford F-450 Super Duty at the annual SEMA Show. While 2020 didn’t go as planned for any of us, SDP…

PROJECT MY2K: PART 6

Over the course of it’s nine year run of production, International produced almost 2-million 7.3L Power Stroke engines for Ford. Yeah, 2-million engines for the 1994-2003 Ford trucks, most of…

7.3L Powerstrokes – DEFYING THE ODDS

Everyone loves an underdog. And in the world of diesel drag racing it doesn’t get much more “long-shot” status than it does with the 7.3L Power Stroke. Still, there are a select few that…

PROJECT MY2K: PART 5

Right back at it with Project My2K and it’s time to add some supporting upgrades since we’ve added some bigger wheels and tires and offer that engine a little extra help to keep up with the…

PRISTINELY-PRESERVED F250 7.3L Powerstroke

They don’t build ‘em like they used to, reason enough for Branden Smith to hold onto his insanely clean, Florida-stationed ’01 F-250 as long as he can. The 21-year-old Super Duty has spent its…

Hydra History – 7.3L Tuning

In the expansive world of diesel performance, certain power adders brought to market over the years have been certifiable homeruns. Some of these products have even sparked renewed interest in…

Project My2K: Part 3

This will be the third installment focused on the rejuvenation of an old worn out Ford truck. Not quite a restoration project, but more so a look into what to look out for when buying a used…

DAILY DRIVERS, SLEEPERS, AND OUTRIGHT PLAY TOYS

In the modern era, which has no doubt proven to be the golden age for diesel performance, it’s common to find 600, 700, or even 800 hp trucks that still go to work every day. At the same time,…

2021 – Top 20 Diesel Trucks of the Year

Wrapping up the year we thought we’d share with you what vehicles you all seem to enjoy the most. So we collected traffic numbers off our website, DieselWorldMag.com, and these are your top 20…

PROJECT MY2K

While this magazine may be considered a performance journal by many, Diesel World Magazine does more than just hot rod diesel trucks and why three turbos could be better than two. Yes, we all…

Gearing Up for the Road

If you’ve been following along with advancements in trucks coming from the OEM’s you’ve obviously noticed the current horsepower wars we seem to be experiencing between Ram, GM, and Ford in…

Dinosaurs Aren’t Extinct

With all the recent common-rail dominance in diesel drag racing, the 7.3L Power Stroke may seem like an endangered species these days—but not in Brian Jelich’s world. He’s campaigning a…