Category: Turbo

Power Stroke Muscle

On-the-road testing for more power, torque and better fuel economy for Ford Power Strokes… Dyno testing was conducted on Banks’ computerized chassis dyno. Testing begins at a

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Big Red

Banks PowerPack system boosted the engine’s output by more than 100 horsepower on this ’95 F-250… In some ways, Jason McKrill, of Elkhart, Indiana, is no different

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Boosting Potential

An informative look at “unraveling the mystery of turbocharging.” About a half-hour after the invention of the internal combustion engine, somebody figured out that it would make

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Why Diesels Make So Much Torque

For those used to gasoline engine torque numbers, diesel torque verges on the unbelievable. Most competitors at Bonneville aren’t street legal, and most arrive on a trailer.

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Truck Stop

Banks PowerPack for Cummins 24-valve diesel trucks. Testing was conducted on a Mustang chassis dynamometer at Gale Banks Engineering.   Here’s the difference between the stock intake

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A Class of One

Road Test: GMC V-2500 Suburban—now with Banks turbo power. The Suburban is unique. Introduced in 1935, this giant four-door, four-wheel-drive bus is currently a class of one.

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