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Racing Into the Future

Gale Banks Builds a Road-Racing Diesel Pickup Gale Banks is determined to prove that diesel engines are the most viable powerplant for the future of transportation. With

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Twin-Turbo Revival: Part 1

The History and Evolution of the Gale Banks Engineering Twin-Turbo Chevrolet V-8s Shown is one of Banks’ original blow-through-design twin-turbo small-block Chevrolet engines. These first-design “production” twin-turbos

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Twin-Turbo Revival: Part 2

Back to the Future: Fast-Forward Firebird Now for the kicker. Gale Banks recently pulled one of his original twin-turbo Firebirds out of mothballs, and it’s about to

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Banks At Bonneville

The dramatic story behind the creation of the Banks Sidewinder and its record-shattering run at Bonneville Hey, you out there in Illinois, South Carolina or (heaven forbid)

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Sideways Into the Record Book

Banks sets new world speed record with the Sidewinder diesel pickup… “I’ll kick your ass on straight diesel” 217.314 Miles Per Hour Quick Specs: Engine type: 5.9-liter

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