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Detroit Diesel 149 Series - Diesel Engine Specs

 

Displacement, arrangement 
and compression ratio 

Displacement
 8v149 = 19.6 liter, 1192 CID
12V149 = 29.4 liter, 1788 CID
16V149 = 39.2 liter, 2384 CID

Arrangement
Variants:
* V8, V12, V16 naturally aspirated
* V8, V12, V16 turbo-intercooled

Compression Ratio
Turbo engines - 16:1
natural aspiration - 17:1


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Detroit Diesel 149 Series
Power and torque 

Power
naturally aspirated engines
v12 = 805 hp, 601 kW @ 1800 rpm
v16 = 1070 hp 798 kW @ 1900 rpm

turbo-intercooled engines
 v8 = 900 hp, 671 kW @ 1900 rpm
v12 = 1350 hp, 1007 kW @ 1900 rpm
v16 = 1800 hp, 1343 kW @ 1900 rpm


Torque
naturally aspirated
v12 = 2326 lb.ft, 3154 Nm @ 1400 rpm
v16 = 3106 lb.ft, 4212 Nm @ 1400 rpm

V12 turbo-intercooled
v12 = 3909 lb.ft, 5301 Nm @ 1400 rpm
v16 = 5290 lb.ft, 7173 Nm @ 1400 rpm


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Detroit Diesel 149 Series
Bore, stroke 
and weight 

Bore
146 mm, 5.75 in

Stroke
146 mm, 5.75 in

Weight
approx:

naturally aspirated
v12 = 3851 kg
v16 = 4758 kg

turbo-intercooled
 v8 = 2727 kg
v12 = 4132 kg
v16 = 5085 kg


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Detroit Diesel 149 Series
8v149 Dimensions 

approx
V8 turbo-intercooled
length 1625 mm 
width 1625 mm 
height 1727 mm


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Detroit Diesel 149 Series
12v149 Dimensions 

approx
V12 naturally aspirated
length 2362 mm
width 1499 mm
height 1549 mm

V12 turbo-intercooled
length 2362 mm
width 1575 mm
height 1778 mm


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Detroit Diesel 149 Series
16v149 Dimensions 

approx
V16 naturally aspirated
length 2794 mm 
width 1372 mm 
height 1524 mm

V16 turbo-intercooled
length 2692 mm 
width 1626 mm 
height 1727 mm


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