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Six-Gun takes 3rd at Baja 1000

David Downs Goliath at Baja

(From the Archives – Circa November 2004)

A virtually stock 2003 Cummins diesel-powered Dodge Ram 2500 4X4 Pickup truck takes 3rd Place in the “Stock Full” class at 2004 Baja 1000. The truck is equipped with Banks’ Six-Gun Bundle.

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Knowledge Equals Power

Instrumentation Basics for your Diesel Chances are you have an interest in taking care of your diesel engine because unless it’s a small car, the option price

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Personal Diesel Assistant

Banks iQ Takes Diesel Tuning to the Next Level When Banks Engineering unleashed its Big Hoss Bundle diesel performance packages for today’s diesel pickups, it turned the

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Alpha Booster or H1: Sith Lord

There are certain vehicles that are automatically associated with certain people. Let’s try a few:
James Bond
Steve McQueen
The Green Hornet

Get the idea? Now tell me what comes to mind when I say Arnold Schwarzenegger? Hmmm…

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The World’s First Road Racing Pickup Truck

How many of you know that Banks’ Race Shop is building a roadracing truck? Did you know that the truck is going to be diesel powered? That’s right! A diesel powered roadracing truck! And it will be twin-turbocharged!

What’s the big deal you say? Well, diesels have several advantages over gasoline. First is mileage. Diesels generally achieve 20-40% higher mileage than gasoline-powered equivalents. Improving mileage means less fuel stops in an endurance race. This is a huge advantage and one that can shave critical minutes off of a team’s total time.

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