Diesel land speed record set! - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums

Competition Diesel racing, sleds, dynos, power tuning and max performance.

Diesel land speed record set!

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 12-13-2006, 08:29 PM
blackhat620's Avatar
blackhat620 blackhat620 is offline
Thread Starter
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Arizona
Posts: 4,195
blackhat620 has a great reputation on FTE.blackhat620 has a great reputation on FTE.blackhat620 has a great reputation on FTE.blackhat620 has a great reputation on FTE.blackhat620 has a great reputation on FTE.
Thumbs up Diesel land speed record set!

Diesel land speed record set, official average of 328.767 mph. With a top speed achieved of 365.695MPH. Engines used were twin 5.0L 4-cylinder twin turbo charged.

Each engine produces 750HP & 1150 Lb-ft torque (normal output is 74-125HP & 235-457 Lb-ft torque).

Here is the link to full story

Last edited by blackhat620; 12-13-2006 at 08:43 PM.
Reply With Quote
Old 12-13-2006, 09:09 PM
catfish101's Avatar
catfish101 catfish101 is offline
Posting Guru
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: KY
Posts: 1,690
catfish101 is starting off with a positive reputation.
Thats pretty good. A few years ago a road tractor that was sponsered by CFI, it was a T2000 KW with a KT Cummins in it, broke the land speed record for a tractor with a single engine. Well It was at the MId America Trucking show and I worked at the local Kenworth dealer. I got to drive the truck around the parking lot. That thing was geared high. I could have out ran it on foot for the first couple hundred feet. They said that they run the truck for . I think a mile, they pass a marker and time it for the next mile. Then they come back and take a average on the two runs. It was pretty neat.

It was the Red Racer in the HH2 class. Set the record in 99. It may have been broke by now.

Last edited by catfish101; 12-13-2006 at 09:13 PM.
Reply With Quote

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Did any 351's come with an AOD from the factory? smashclash 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 16 07-01-2014 06:16 AM
F-450 Governed at 600 lb.-ft.? reluctantfiver 1999 to 2016 Super Duty 11 08-17-2009 06:19 PM
Why do heavier trucks use Less HP.... Tom General Diesel Discussion 20 07-26-2009 12:20 PM
Which diesel would you choose for your SD? tmod0 6.4L Power Stroke Diesel 75 04-27-2006 02:22 PM
Sister in law dynoed her Dodge dave91gt 1999 to 2016 Super Duty 0 06-30-2005 12:05 PM

Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums >

barracuda, biodiesel, cfi, cyl, diesel, disel, f250, land, racer, record, records, red, speed, truck, videos

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:27 AM.

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Your question will be posted in: