BREAKING POINT

Here at Diesel World, we spend a lot of time pointing out the weak points and pitfalls associated with Power Stroke and Duramax ownership. We even brought you exclusives on each of those V8’s…

TRACTOR TALK FOUR EQUALS SIX

In the 1950s, Massey-Ferguson had a line of tractors that were near the top of the quality and performance curve. Massey-Ferguson (M-F) wasn’t a big outfit but they had a sizeable enough slice…

ENGINEERED TO LAST

INSIDE DIESELSITE’S LEGENDARY 4R100 Unlike the 5R110 TorqShift found in the trucks that superseded theirs, ’99-03 Super Duty owners don’t have the luxury…

Ford Power Stroke Diesel Problems,

It’s true that all engines have their unique sets of issues. Every powerplant that’s ever been produced ends up with problem areas that are exclusive to that specific design. Still, other…

Max Fury: A One-of-a-Kind GMC Mega Cab

It takes a lot to stand out from the crowd of powerful diesel lifted trucks in the Lone Star State, but the MaddMax GMC Mega Cab always turns heads. This truck started life as a…

AGING WORKHORSE TURNED SPRING CHICKEN, PART1:

As a general rule of thumb, the earlier the electronically controlled diesel, the less horsepower potential you have to play with. Take the ’94.5-97 7.3L Power Stroke for example (not to…

PROJECT SUPER DUTY

It’s hard to believe, but the 6.4L Power Stroke is coming up on ten years since it was first released mid-2007. The fully emission-equipped engine was the first to be offered by Ford with the…

MAX POWER!

The basic Duramax engine hasn’t change much since GM put it that in the first HD Silverado and sierre back in 2001. It’s good solid engine performs well and can last for hundreds…

The Lobster Wagon: 1st Gen Crew Cab

Chris Begley of Riverside, California, has been building custom off-road machines for more than two decades. A welder by trade, his fab shop Luxury Prerunners builds high-end offroad…

Hot Products

The SX-E intake elbow for the 5.9-liter Cummins is designed to replace your weak factory piece with heavy duty 6160 stainless steel. This directs airfl ow from your aftermarket intake directly…

IDLE UP

If you have ever wanted the option to raise the idle of your 2001-2004 LB7 Duramax truck without trying to balance a brick on the throttle, the team at Merchant Automotive in Zeeland,…

TENNESSEE 2 STEP: The 3rd Annual Rocky Top Diesel Shootout

Sled pulls and drag racing are two disciplines of diesel motorsport that are completely different, but both feature gobs of power and finely tuned diesel machines. We don’t always get…

HUNTING FOR HORSEPOWER

NASCAR fans dream of attending the Daytona 500, football fans want to see the Super Bowl from inside the stadium, and NHRA fans dream of seeing and feeling the rush of Top Fuel running four…

TURBOS, NITROUS, AND A BLOWER?

Diesel engines have been around for more than 100 years, but they have made leaps and bounds in the last decade. Sled pullers have nearly doubled in horsepower, dragsters have gone from 8s, to…