Taking a look at the underside of a Duesenberg Straight 8 engine is fascinating.
There was a time when an automobile was not only the must have item for individuals of noble descent, but also a thrilling novelty clad in luxury for those that desired speed and style. the Duesenberg Model J certainly fills the criteria, with stunning looks that even today amaze us.
Under the bonnet, dwells an eight in line powerhouse, quite an odd engine for today’s standards. For its era, it was one of the many borderline wacky configurations that companies experimented with.
In the this video, the oil pan is removes to expose the bottom end of this amazing engine, so go grab the popcorn, and watch below.