1985 Dodge Ram with a Cummins 6BT Inline-Six

1985 Dodge Ram with a Cummins 6BT Inline-Six

This 1985 Dodge Ram D350 Crew Cab called “Gennie” was built by Humberto Ortiz, owner of Vulcan Specialties in Lubbock, Texas. Power comes from a built 5.9 L 6BT inline-six turbo diesel connected to a NV5600 six-speed manual transmission. The truck rides on an AccuAir e-Level air suspension fed by a compressor mounted on the … Read more

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2004 Dodge Ram with a Twin-Turbo LSx V8

2004 Dodge Ram with a Twin-Turbo LSx V8

Dan Mason made changes to his 2004 Dodge Ram 1500 since the our last article. Back then the stroked 6.0 L LSx V8 (408 ci) produced 745 horsepower to the wheels on 14 psi of boost. Now the engine is making 1,020 horsepower to the wheels on 25 psi of boost from the twin 76 … Read more

Firepunk Diesel’s Dodge Ram Reaches the 7’s

2006 Dodge Ram with a twin-turbo 6.7 L Cummins inline-six

Lavon Miller’s 2006 Dodge Ram just set a world record at the 2017 NHRDA Oklahoma Diesel Nationals. In a qualifying the truck went 7.993 sec at 174.75 mph in the quarter-mile. The truck is powered by a D&J Precision Machine 6.7 L Cummins inline-six with their Stage 4 cylinder heads. The engine recently produced 2,399 … Read more

Dodge Ram with a Twin-Turbo LSx

Dodge Ram truck with a twin-turbo 6.0 L LSx V8

This third generation Dodge Ram is sure to cause strong opinions. Although it came from the factory with a 4.7 L Magnum V8 it’s now powered by a Chevy motor. The owner originally started with a twin-turbo 6.0 L LQ4 from a junkyard but eventually it blew. After that they went with a built 6.0 … Read more

Dodge Ram 1500 with a Hellcat V8

Dodge Ram 1500 truck with a 6.2 L Hellcat V8

After the Hellcat V8 came on the scene there was plenty of internet talk about what it should go into. One of those was a Ram truck similar in spirit to the SRT-10. Dodge may not be willing to build one but a dealership in Midland, Ontario just did. Midland Chrysler started by buying a … Read more

1985 Dodge Ram with a 5.9 L Cummins

1985 Dodge Ram with a turbo 5.9 L Cummins

This project started with a 1992 Dodge Ram dually with a regular cab and long bed. The Canadian winters had completely destroyed most of the body so all that was kept was the chassis, 4WD drivetrain, and 5.9 L 12v Cummins inline-six. While the owner was searching for a new body Deboss Garage installed new … Read more