GM Vehicles That Offer Diesel Engines?

Answer For 2011, General Motors (GM) delivers a diesel engine, the Duramax 6.6L Turbo-Diesel V8, in some of its trucks. Placement of the Duramax in GM's heavy-duty trucks represents an acknowledgment that... Read More »

Top Q&A For: GM Vehicles That Offer Diesel Engines

Why do diesel trains run on electricity and not diesel engines?

The1 had a good answer.Diesel engines are designed to produce a huge amount of torque, rather than acceleration, but they do it in a very limited RPM range, not much more than 2,000 to 3,000 RPM ma... Read More »

How to Use B100 in Diesel Engines?

Biodiesel is an alternative fuel made from fats or oils such as vegetable oil or soybean oil. It is renewable and nontoxic, and it contains no petrochemicals. It is often blended with petroleum die... Read More »

How to Use Vegetable Oil in Diesel Engines?

The diesel engine was originally designed to run on peanut oil, and vegetable oil still makes a great, clean-burning fuel for diesel engines. There are some things to consider if you decide to star... Read More »

How to Run Mitsubishi 2.8 Diesel Engines on Veg Oil?

Mitsubishi 2.8 diesel engines can be run on straight vegetable oil (SVO), if the oil is heated to a similar viscosity as diesel fuel. This oil can be any vegetable blend, such as corn or canola, ev... Read More »