8V53T Detroit Diesel first start
Detroit Diesel 8V53T, (turbo just removed for test run) this is literally the first starting attempt after bringing it home, it had sat for years. Not so many 8V53 Detroits were made, and very few turbocharged ones, This is one of about four I know of.
16V149T Detroit Diesel Dyno Test
16V149T Industrial Engine rated 1300HP @ 1800 rpm. The engine produced a max of 1326 HP @ 1800 rpm w/ 3858 ft. lbs. of Torque. S/N 16E7761.
Runaway Diesel: Jerk it out
Comedy music video of the song "Jerk it out" by The Caesars with a runaway diesel. Original Video: "Rap 24 hp semidiesel, second start attempt." by SveinHaDD. Link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AG1MnXkHhlM. No copyright infringement is intended. This is purely for fun only.
Running Engine with No Oil
Someone forgot to fill the crankcase with oil before they started this Inline 6 Ford 300 engine. The next shot was after they added oil. Poor engine!