Category: Chevy/GMC

Airflow Horsepower

Review of Banks PowerPack system for GM’s 454-cid Vortec trucks. A typical Banks Engineering PowerPack® for gasoline-burning engines, such as GM’s 454-cid model, consists of a low-restrictive

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Project Blazer

Installation and test of Banks Sidewinder turbo for Chevy/GM 6.2L diesel trucks It’s been said that there’s no good excuse for a naturally aspirated diesel in a

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Project Syclone

1990 Syclone LSR — World Record 204.145 mph “Banks team of Bonneville veterans’ fine-tuned race strategy tweaked the truck to top performance. It put GMC in a

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World’s Fastest Pickup

Despite possessing the aerodynamics of a brick, Banks/GMC Syclone pickup truck tops 210 mph, becoming both World’s Fastest Pickup Truck and the first pickup to exceed 200

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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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Rx for Power

For as long as there have been internal combustion engines, efforts have been made to improve their efficiency. This type of engine has long been compared to

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Sundowner Corvette

Banks Twin-Turbo 454 powers ’68 Corvette to 240.738 mph, to become World’s Fastest Passenger Car Banks twin-turbo 454 powers a ‘68 Corvette to 240.738 mph at Bonneville,

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