Now THAT’S a Diesel

Those crazy Cummins Diesel guys wanted to have something to show off at Goodwood. I think this counts.

>Cummins has announced the introduction of a unique Mini at the Goodwood Festival of Speed.

>The car features a massive 78-liter V18 QSK78 diesel engine, with 12 turbochargers, that produces 3,500 bhp (2,610 kW / 3,549 PS) and 14,000 Nm (10,324 lb-ft) of torque.

Sure, it doesn’t work. But just imagine, event for a short minute, _if it did_. I’m sure it would peel the tread right off the tires.

Sent in by Gabe. Duh.


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  1. Even if it does work, they would never bring it over here for sale in the U.S. Yeah, good luck on trying to get that to pass California emissions.

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