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New Garrett Turbos from Banks Power New Garrett Turbos from Banks PowerBanks is now an authorized dealer for brand new Garrett Turbocharger systems. Genuine Garrett PowerMax turbo kits are now available for your truck directly from Banks Power. These are 100% brand new units, not remanufactured or rebuilt. They’re ideal for replacement or as an upgrade. There is no core charge, you keep your original turbo. A Garrett ... Read more about this post

Banks Sidewinder Jeep Turbo Banks Sidewinder Jeep Turbo   Got a 2005-06 Wrangler? It’s pretty cool, right? Well it’s time to make it waaaaayyyy more cool with a turbo! We have officially started shipping our Banks Sidewinder Jeep Turbo systems, so here’s a little video showing it in action along with a testimonial from a guy with first-hand experience with the system. Tons of people having ... Read more about this post

Banks Water-Methanol Injection Banks Water-Methanol Injection Have you ever thought about adding a water-methanol system to your ride? Are you curious about what would it do? Watch the quick video and see if it’d be worth it… The guys at Power Automedia stopped by the Banks Power booth at the SEMA show in Las Vegas recently and talked to Gale about a ... Read more about this post

Intercoolers Intercoolers   Tech Talk #4: In this “Just Chillin'” seminar Gale goes in depth with intercooling. It’s time for Tech Talk number four! If you have room left in your brain after the first three Tech Talks, then come fill up the rest of your cranium with nuggets of wisdom from Gale as he explains everything there is ... Read more about this post

Supercharging and Turbocharging Supercharging and Turbocharging   Tech Talk #3: In this “Life After Wide Open Throttle” seminar Gale covers the ins and outs of forcing air into an engine. Have you been following the Twilight Tech Talk series? The first two were a big hit with everyone from high school students to college professors and from seasoned gearheads to folks just getting ... Read more about this post

Air Superiority Seminar Air Superiority Seminar   Tech Talk #2: Sometimes it’s good to be dense! Gale explains why in the second Twilight Tech Talk seminar. Gale Banks has partnered with The Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum to offer Tech Talks in conjunction with the Twilight Cruise Nights car show. The Tech Talks are a series of monthly educational automotive seminars with industry ... Read more about this post

Suck, Squeeze, Bang, Blow Seminar Suck, Squeeze, Bang, Blow SeminarTech Talk #1: How does an engine really work? Come learn the basics of four-cycle engine operation from Gale Banks in a free seminar. Gale Banks has partnered with The Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum to offer Tech Talks in conjunction with the Twilight Cruise Nights car show. The Tech Talks are a series of monthly ... Read more about this post

Meet Your Heroes at HOT ROD Homecoming Meet Your Heroes at HOT ROD Homecoming   HOT ROD magazine is 65 years old in 2013, and to celebrate, they are hosting a car show like none other. HOT ROD magazine is 65 years old in 2013, and to celebrate, they are hosting a car show like none other: It’s a collection of 300 plus HOT ROD cover cars and feature cars from ... Read more about this post

Banks Power and Mike Ryan Motorsports take on Pikes Peak Banks Power and Mike Ryan Motorsports take on Pikes PeakFreightliner Cascadia Race Truck to Debut at Mid-America Trucking Show Azusa, California  (March 19, 2013) — Gale Banks and Mike Ryan are two men who know how to set records. This June 30th, at the Pikes Peak Annual Hill Climb, they plan to do just that! In their ongoing motorsports program, Banks Power has partnered with ... Read more about this post

Gale’s on-board at the NHRA Motorsports Museum Gale's on-board at the NHRA Motorsports Museum   Gale Banks has been elected to the Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum Board. POMONA, Calif. – The Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum presented by the Automobile Club of Southern California announced today that Gale Banks, president of Gale Banks Engineering, and Jack O’Bannon, five-time NHRA world champion team owner, have been appointed to the museum board ... Read more about this post