it comes from Rudolf Diesel who invented the Diesel engine!From the inventor of the diesel engine, Rudolf Diesel.
Rudolf Diesel invented the first diesel engine in 1893. The first car to offer a diesel engine was the Citroen Rosalie produced in 1933.
The Diesel engine was named after its inventor, Dr. Rudolph Diesel
The first car was on diesel.
It is a Cummins turbo diesel engine. It was the first diesel engine to meet 2010 emissions standards for a diesel.
Rudolf Diesel invented the Diesel engine in 1897 (which is why it is called the "Diesel Engine"), but i do not know if he was the first person to use it in an automobile or not, though I believe he was.
peanut oil was the first fuel for the diesel engine
Rudolph Diesel, 1858-1913. Invented the compression ignition engine.
The gasoline engine came first. The gasoline engine was invented and patented in 1823 with the first efficient gasoline engine developed in 1876. The diesel was invented in 1893 which was 70 years after the gasoline engine.