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The Three Latest Diesel Engine Projects The Three Latest Diesel Engine ProjectsGet all the info on the Banks 630T, the Banks 866T, and the Banks 6.5L Special Ops package engines. When you hear the words “Gale Banks” many people automatically think “diesel” and here’s why: No one else in the automotive aftermarket industry has been more successful at enhancing the performance and reliability of diesel engines than ... Read more about this post

Going Green with Banks Power Going Green with Banks Power    Gale Banks will be speaking at the Monrovia Library on the topics of fuel economy, hybrids, future fuels, and more. What: Join Gale Banks as he talks about various green transportation technologies and green fuels. When: Saturday, April 21, 2012 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Where: Monrovia Public Library’s Community Room (click for map) Why: Get a glimpse ... Read more about this post

A Gathering of Land-Speed Luminaries A Gathering of Land-Speed Luminaries   Record holders and car builders convened recently in Pomona, Calif., to discuss the preparation, promotion and psychology of chasing a land-speed record. From the February 20, 2012 edition of The New York Times: Away From the Salt Flats, a Gathering of Land-Speed Luminaries By RONALD AHRENS POMONA, Calif. – For all the wind-tunnel testing and manic fund-raising that may ... Read more about this post

Banks Brake named a top product at SEMA Banks Brake named a top product at SEMAMotorTrend’s Truck Trend magazine came out with its list of the Top 25 Best New Products for 2011, and the Banks Brake made the list. From Truck Trend magazine: At SEMA, Banks Power showed its newest applications of aftermarket exhaust brakes. Seen here is the brake for 2004-2010 Chevrolet and GMC Duramax 6.6-liter engines, which works ... Read more about this post

2012 Jeeps can now breathe easier 2012 Jeeps can now breathe easier   Banks Power has released the Monster exhaust system for the 2012 Jeep Wrangler A large portion of people who buy a Banks Power system are folks who have an older vehicle whose “get up and go has got up and went,” but they would rather keep it than purchase a brand new car or truck. It’s ... Read more about this post

Arm Your Jeep with a Revolver Arm Your Jeep with a Revolver   Banks new design for the Jeep 4.0L exhaust manifold makes a great product even better. With more power, quicker acceleration and tougher construction than ever, the new Banks Revolver® for the ’91-99 Jeep 4.0 liter (see the header for ’00-06 models here) out muscles any competitive exhaust manifold: period! You’d think that being made from super-durable, ... Read more about this post

New Product: Cold Air Intake for 2011 Duramax LML New Product: Cold Air Intake for 2011 Duramax LMLDo you own a 2011 Duramax truck? Lucky dog. That’s a nice truck. Now why don’t you make it even nicer with a cold air intake from Banks?! Proven design. Proven performance. Thanks to its enclosed cold-air housing, huge inlet, giant dome-shaped lifetime filter and streamlined design, Banks Ram-Air Intake maximizes the flow of cool, dense ... Read more about this post

Two new videos showcase latest technology Two new videos showcase latest technology Gale shows the guys at Motorhead Garage some new abilities and options for the Banks iQ, then he demonstrates how the Banks SpeedBrake drastically improves braking performance. Check out these two videos that show Banks is more than just trucks! The folks over at Motorhead Garage on Fox Sports Net have aired two episodes recently that featured ... Read more about this post

Featured Dealer Randy Cole Featured Dealer Randy ColeDid you know that Randy Cole, of the NHRDA fame, was also a Banks dealer? Read what makes Randy—and his shop—so special. Randy’s Diesel & Offroad Performance Did you know that Randy Cole, of the NHRDA fame, was also a Banks dealer? Randy’s Offroad and Diesel Performance, located in Marysville, WA, has been in Business for 12 ... Read more about this post

New Product: Monster Exhaust for Ford F-150 Raptor New Product: Monster Exhaust for Ford F-150 RaptorHow do you make an awesome truck even awesomer? Sure, that’s a made-up word, but the cool look and sweet performance of this aftermarket exhaust system is definitely real! Formed of heavy-duty stainless steel, Banks’ increased-diameter mandrel-bent Monster exhaust pipes (3″ intermediate pipe and 3.5″ tailpipe) bolt behind the catalytic converter, cutting backpressure up to 79% ... Read more about this post