News Releases

Project Sidewinder Goes to the SaltProject Sidewinder Goes to the Salt

Try getting a pickup truck, with the aerodynamics of a brick, to go 222 MPH with a diesel engine. Banks did, and kept it street drivable too. After day and night thrashing to get ready, Project Sidewinder rolled onto the Salt on October 17, 2002, not on a trailer, but towing its own spare parts trailer, ...
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Project Sidewinder ObjectivesProject Sidewinder Objectives

Here’s what Banks Power set out to do with this racing venture. Goals To establish Cummins compression ignition technology as powerful, clean, quiet, efficient and desirable – something the consumer wants in a light-duty truck or sports utility vehicle. To position the brands of Cummins Engine Company, Holset Turbo and New Venture Gear as the technology leaders in ...
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News Releases – 2002

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