Cummins #8 Duesenberg Race Car. in 1931, this car was the first diesel-powered race car to run the Indianapolis 500. It was also the first car ever to run the Indy 500 non-stop, and it set eight official world records during the race. It's powered by a Cummins Model U four-cylinder 6.3 L engine producing a whopping 85 hp at 1800 rpm.

Photo: Jim Park


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