Fastest Passes of 2020

Just when you thought all had been lost in 2020, you get a feel-good article like this in your hands. There’s no denying that Covid-19 shortened most racing schedules, canceled every major…

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,…

Racing the COVID ‘660

While the Country was Shut Down, We Went Racing! It’s a fact that unprecedented times call for unprecedented measures. Not only did the…

Dual Personality: 2001 3500 Turned Pro Dragster

When building a go-fast drag truck, most start with the lightest platform and work from there. But Chase Lunsford is not most people. The co-owner of

Merchant Automotive’s Duramax-Powered Sand Drag Rail

Nick Beaudoin is co-owner of Merchant Automotive in Zeeland, Michigan. The shop’s not far from Lake Michigan, but more importantly,…

The Fastest Duramax: Wade Moody’s Duramax Dragster

Thirty-two-year-old Wade Moody has been racing for more than half of his life and is no stranger to the exhilarating feeling of piloting a fast vehicle down the 1/4-mile. After racing…

World Finals: NHRDA Diesels Invade the Texas Motorplex

For more than 10 years, the National Hot Rod Diesel Association (NHRDA) has hosted some of the country’s hottest diesel drag racing and…

Altered State: 6-second, 2,500 HP-Cummins ’48 Fiat

One of the most colorful characters in diesel drag racing today is John Robinson, who campaigns the Power Service Altered that’s run a best of 6.72 seconds at 212 mph in the…

Smoke Under the Mountain: The 2015 Jefferson State Diesel Nationals

Full of long stretches of highway, mountains and lakes, northern California is the perfect environment for a diesel enthusiast. It should come as no surprise then, that Redding,…

World’s Quickest Diesel: The 6.31-second, 226mph, 2,500-Horsepower Scheid Dragster

Drag racing—a simple point A to point B contest—is perhaps one…

Buckeye Diesel Blast: Diesel Drags And Pulls In Ohio

While the National Association of Diesel Motorsports (NADM) has held events in Ohio for the past seven years, 2014 was the…

The Outer Limits: Inside Diesel’s Most Extreme Competition Engines

About 15 years ago, diesel truck engines were around to be sure, but they weren’t considered in any sort of performance category. Sure, there were diesel tractors that made some…