Runaway diesel compilation will make you see oil burners differently

It’s as if they suddenly become possessed by evil spirits that want to rev them to bits

Compression ignition engines, commonly referred to as ‘diesels’ from the name of their inventor, require no spark for combustion and are renowned for their superior efficiency compared to gasoline burning engines. However, in the case of some diesel engines, the compression ignition goes wild and the engine begins overrevving itself to bits.

It’s really a rather spectacular thing to see, and quite exhilarating, given that it’s just a stationary engine that can’t be stopped.

Now there are some ‘famous’ runaway diesel video out there, and some lesser known ones, and here we’ve tried to find and blend all of them into one compilation or slew of videos posted below for your unadulterated enjoyment.

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