Gas VS Diesel Boats As you may know, diesel engines aren’t something you should take lightly. There are good reasons why the rush to put them in cars back in the 70s flopped. Diesel isn’t the ideal power source for all applications. Engine speed Diesel engines gained the reputation for long service life early on in the history of the engines, mainly from engines that were used in commercial operations. These were big, very slow to turn engines that were usually in the 600 – 1,000 RPM range. The long service life of the diesel engine isn’t really a myth when used in the proper application. It’s only a myth in pleasure craft, where the engines are operated in-frequently at high and low speeds, normally under very heavy loads and adverse conditions. Fuel consumption If you plan to engage on some serious long range travel, especially if fuel stops aren’t available, then fuel consumption will become an issue.
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