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Banks iQ is a Breakthrough Banks iQ is a BreakthroughThe Banks iQ is here and you’ve never seen anything like it. Click to discover more about the product that will forever change the way you look at vehicle user interfaces and tuner controllers. Azusa, Calif. – – (October 19, 2009) Banks Power today announced their new era vehicle user interfaces that’s appropriately named the Banks ... Read more about this post

Ford 6.4L Techni-Cooler Ford 6.4L Techni-CoolerBanks Techni-Cooler is the best aftermarket improvement you can make, especially if you climb steep hills or do heavy-duty towing. A lot of guys claim their intercoolers are the best. But do they have the guts to test their product against its toughest rival? Banks has. We discovered that no other product delivers charge air power ... Read more about this post

Adam Carolla Podcast with Gale Banks Adam Carolla Podcast with Gale BanksGale Banks Hangs With Funnyman Adam Carolla on his “Carcast” Show and talks about the Banks Sidewinder S-10 drag truck and the Banks-powered VW Jetta TDI and more! Azusa, Calif. – – Well-known star of stage, screen, radio, and the TV dance floor Adam Carolla this week welcomed special guest Gale Banks to the Carcast section ... Read more about this post

Banks Dodge High-Ram Banks Dodge High-Ram  New Banks CNC Ported 3″ & 3½” High-Rams Kick Major Ass! WE’VE CREATED A MONSTER! The Banks High-Rams are designed in the computer utilizing computational fluid dynamics, prototyped in our fused deposition modeling machine, tested on our flow bench and then proven in the engine dyno room. Both new High-Rams share the same design, only the inlet ... Read more about this post

Gale Banks Helps Open Pep Boys’ First “Speed Shop” – New Division To Feature Full Line Of Banks Power Products Gale Banks Helps Open Pep Boys' First "Speed Shop" – New Division To Feature Full Line Of Banks Power ProductsGale Banks was on hand on Saturday May 30 and Sunday May 31 to help celebrate the grand opening of Pep Boy’s first-ever dedicated Speed Shop in downtown Los Angeles. Azusa, Calif. (June 1, 2009) – – Gale Banks was one of the honored guests who took part in a ribbon-cutting ceremony this past Saturday as ... Read more about this post

2,500 Horsepower Unleashed: 2,500 Horsepower Unleashed:   Banks’ New Top Diesel Dragster AND Record-Shattering S-10 Pickup … Both To Compete! Saturday, May 9 – “TS Performance Outlaw Drags” – Bowling Green, KY 2,500 Horsepower Unleashed:  Banks’ New Top Diesel Dragster AND Record-Shattering S-10 Pickup … Both To Compete! Saturday, May 9 – “TS Performance Outlaw Drags” – Bowling Green, KY Azusa, Calif. – – (April 20, 2009)  ... Read more about this post

Gale Banks To Moderate Clean Diesel Automaker Roundtable Gale Banks To Moderate Clean Diesel Automaker Roundtable    Gale Banks has been chosen to moderate the Clean Diesel Automaker Roundtable at the upcoming California Diesel Days conference. Azusa, Calif. – – Gale Banks has been chosen to moderate the Clean Diesel Automaker Roundtable at the upcoming California Diesel Days conference to be held on Thursday, April 2, 2009 in Sacramento, California. The program, hosted by ... Read more about this post

This Just In From Jay Leno’s Garage This Just In From Jay Leno's GarageGale takes the Sidewinder S-10 drag truck over to Jay Leno’s for some fun and burnouts. Burbank, California March 21, 2009 – When Jay Leno calls from the Big Dog Garage and asks: “What’s new?” No one jokes back: “New York, New Jersey, or New Brunswick.” What Gale Banks answered back was the news that his ... Read more about this post

Banks Sidewinder S-10 Breaks Its Own Record Banks Sidewinder S-10 Breaks Its Own RecordBANKS SIDEWINDER S-10 BREAKS ITS OWN RECORD(S) STUNNING 7.770-SECOND RUN AT 180 MILES-PER-HOUR! BANKS SIDEWINDER S-10 BREAKS ITS OWN RECORD(S) STUNNING 7.770-SECOND RUN AT 180 MILES-PER-HOUR! Azusa, Calif.  March 9, 2009 – –  The Banks Sidewinder S-10 Duramax pickup just gets faster every time it runs!  And on Saturday March 7, the dark red truck with a brand new ... Read more about this post

World’s Fastest Diesel-Powered Drag Truck will “Ride Again” at NHRDA Nationals World's Fastest Diesel-Powered Drag Truck will "Ride Again" at NHRDA NationalsMarch 7th Event To Feature Famous Record-Setting Banks S-10 Sidewinder Azusa, California – –  Perhaps diesel drag racing’s most recognizable racer, the ruby red, Banks Sidewinder Chevy S-10 will be “back in the saddle” and riding the range once again at the 2nd Annual Desert Diesel Nationals at Speedworld Dragstrip in Wittman, Arizona on March 7. This ... Read more about this post