Category Archives: Know Your Diesels

A look at some of the most popular diesel engines of all times.

Jeep CJ10A Diesel Powered Jeep

Ah, government surplus. Two words that just seem odd when paired together. Earlier this week I stopped by the semi annual auction of state vehicles at the regional NYSDOT HQ. This year the object of my attention was a collection … Continue reading

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Still Working – International S2500

It’s good to see local towns holding on to old trucks when they still have some life left in them. I’m sure there is a some kind of state grant or matching money that would allow Madrid, NY to grab … Continue reading

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Know Your Diesels – The Detroit Diesel Series 71

Welcome to the first in a series of stories relating to famous diesel engines of the past and present.  I can’t think of a better one to start with than the Detroit Diesel Series 71. The story begins back in … Continue reading

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