1,000HP Low-Mile ’07 5.9L

While most of us think a ton of work is required to make four-digit horsepower, Keith Burwinkel makes it look easy. Some would even say too easy! By trading parts and making smart purchases any time upgrades were needed, Keith’s 62,000-mile ’07 Dodge Ram 3500 can crush the dyno yet still be driven daily... Read More >>


Working Double Time

It’s hard to say who the best diesel drag racer is in today’s highly populated talent pool, but Ryan Riddle is easily in the top 5. Over the weekend, he stole the show in the 7.70 Index class at the Scheid Diesel Extravaganza, but also made the semifinals in the E.T. Bracket class. So far in 2019, Ryan’s double... Read More >>



Scheid Diesel Extravaganza – Drag Racing

Top-notch drag racing, beautiful show trucks, a chassis dyno running nonstop, and the best of the best in truck pulling. What more could you ask for? As the ODSS rolled into the Scheid Diesel Extravaganza, so did the heads-up Pro Mod class, with an exciting final 4-second... Read More >>



Scheid Diesel Extravaganza – Truck Pulling

Known for hosting back-to-back nights of some of the best dirt slinging in the business, the Scheid Diesel Extravaganza delivered for the 23rd year in a row. The ground-pounding Super Stock class saw Scheid Diesel’s Kent Crowder pull off the win on Friday, with Haisley Machine’s... Read More >>



Hoosier State Showdown

Moving the can’t-miss truck pulling action roughly an hour northeast, the Hoosier State Showdown put on by Fleece Performance Engineering is set for August 31st. The 11th annual affair held in North Salem, Indiana will host a True Work Stock class, 2.5-inch category (Battle of the Bluegrass rules), 2.6 smooth bore (PPL... Read More >>



Unique Swap

The Mercedes-Benz OM617 is one of the most reliable diesel mills ever produced, so why not stuff one into a Tacoma and throw a Holset HX30W at it? The project is being tackled by Direct Injection Engineering of Hendersonville, North Carolina, for an ambitious customer that’s known for his out-of-the-box approach... Read More >>


Piling On the VW Hate-Train

Not only was Volkswagen’s emissions “fix” not good enough in Germany, but South Korea has banned more than 1,200 VW diesel-equipped vehicles for excessive NOx levels. On Tuesday, August 20, the South Korean Ministry of Environment announced a ban on the domestic sale of eight different diesel propelled... Read More >>