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Monster Mayhem: Ryan MayerMonster Mayhem: Ryan Mayer

https://youtu.be/mewCu-J_L4c YouTuber Ryan Mayer recently got his hands on two of the new Banks PedalMonster throttle sensitivity boosters and he installed them on two very different high-performance vehicles: a heavily modified RAM and his Dodge Hellcat. From his step-by-step installation tutorial for each vehicle to his first-drive reactions from behind the wheel, Ryan brings the honesty of a buddy who lives ...
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Bob Rowe’s 42 Year CareerBob Rowe's 42 Year Career

After 42 impressive years (and several months) of being on the forefront of Banks innovation and history, longtime employee and Chief Designer Bob Robe retires at the end of the month. Bob joined the company fresh out of Cal State LA where he studied to be an Industrial Designer. Oddly enough the counselors at school ...
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Diesel FreakDiesel Freak

Ryan Lalone: Owner For Diesel Freak business owner Ryan Lalone, family, opportunities, and good values are in his very DNA and are the fuel of his business. Ryan’s business education starts as far back as the early ’20s with his great-great-grandfather’s one truck milk hauling business, continuing to his grandfather’s foresight to embrace the future and ...
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Real ReviewsReal Reviews

https://youtu.be/6THIdEnbXfM Scott Link recently put up a video on his YouTube channel chronicling the installation and test drive of the new Banks PedalMonster on his Chevy L5P Duramax-powered Silverado. He had previously done a video showing his already installed Banks Ram-Air Intake, Derringer, Monster Exhaust, Ram-Air Differential Cover, and iDash DataMonster and other modifications that were ...
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Supercharged Twin-Turbo Dmax UpdateSupercharged Twin-Turbo Dmax Update

Development of the supercharged twin-turbo Duramax powerplant had slowed to an idle the past few months due to having a skeleton crew because of the COVID outbreak in California. Things have changed as of late with crews returning, so that stalled progress is ramping up. With the addition of the twin turbos, the engineering team ...
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1987 Banks’ Bonneville Trans Am displayed at GM Assembly Plant1987 Banks’ Bonneville Trans Am displayed at GM Assembly Plant

The record-breaking Banks Trans Am GTA had made a few annual trips to the Bonneville Salt Flats, each time coming back to base victoriously with a new record and a higher speed than imagined. Fresh from salt, Banks took this awesome powerhouse of speed to GM’s Camaro and Firebird assembly in Van Nuys (California) so ...
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1983 Sidewinder Turbo Kit for Ford 6.9-Liter1983 Sidewinder Turbo Kit for Ford 6.9-Liter

It’s difficult to comprehend how a diesel could ever be sold naturally aspirated (turbo-less), because the words “Turbo” and “Diesel” flow together. Sure enough though, the 80’s diesel offerings were abominations or the road making for a definitely dark time in the diesel consumer history. There were actually over 70 different cars and trucks available ...
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Ray MizenerRay Mizener

Ray Mizener is a Banks Power fan, but more importantly, he is an inspiration. After a horrible accident, Ray was encouraged and determined to not let go of his hobbies and activities. “Though I’ve been an engineering project management building runway to pay the bills, my hobby and obsession have always been cars and trucks,” ...
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Texas Complete Truck CenterTexas Complete Truck Center

Merlin Martin: Parts Manager Texas Complete Truck Center has been in business for 5 years, and in that time, they’ve not only grown in size but also in reputation as an off-road powerhouse. Owner Keith Dunford worked at the local Ford dealership for 15 years before making the jump to opening a business of his own. ...
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Dana 80 Banks Ram-Air Differential CoverDana 80 Banks Ram-Air Differential Cover

The rate of the rapid succession to which the Banks engineering team is developing new applications for the patented Ram-Air Differential Covers is truly impressive. Having made its official launch at the 2019 SEMA Show for the American Axle rear ends used in both Ram and GM offerings it will be joined by several other covers by ...
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