Diesel Power

Who has ever seen Thailand away from Bangkok or Pattaya, especially in the north or north east, knows the trucks or tractors with trailers operated by a one-cylinder Diesel block. Just when we went  to the Sukhothi airport to by some tickets for our return trip this vehicle stood in the parking lot.

Diesel Power

Diesel Power

This is something I’ve never seen even here until now. Unfortunately I only had my phone cam. The engine blocks are available in specialized stores for agricultural needs at nearly every street corner. They come from China, have about 1/2 liter displacement and deliver around 7 kW/10 hp.

If I stay a longer Time in Thailand I want to have… oh, You know already 🙂

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