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“MARINE” MEDIA ADVISORY "MARINE” MEDIA ADVISORYBanks Power exhibited a very cool new “Banks Marine” power unit at the just-concluded Miami International Boat Show. MARINE MEDIA ADVISORY: Here’s a little bit of “insider information” for you: … Banks Marine (a division of Gale Banks Engineering) exhibited a very cool new power unit at the recently-concluded Miami International Boat Show Highly-motivated performance: The engine ... Read more about this post

BANKS NEW GM-DURAMAX MARINE V-8 ENGINE ON EXHIBIT AT 2009 MIAMI INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW BANKS NEW GM-DURAMAX MARINE V-8 ENGINE ON EXHIBIT AT 2009 MIAMI INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOWBanks Power will take part in the Miami International Boat Show at the Miami Beach Convention Center February 12 -16. Azusa, Calif. – –  Banks Power, the exclusive, world-wide distributor for General Motors Duramax diesel engines, and the only factory-authorized manufacturer of the new Duramax Marine Engine will take part in the Miami International Boat Show ... Read more about this post

Automotive Hall of Fame Announces 2009 Distinguished Service Citation Recipients and 2008 Industry Leader of the Year Automotive Hall of Fame Announces 2009 Distinguished Service Citation Recipients and 2008 Industry Leader of the Year   The Automotive Hall of Fame will award its 2009 Distinguished Service Citation Recipients and recognize its 2008 Industry Leader of the Year at its Annual Awards Luncheon on January 25 in New Orleans. Dearborn, Michigan — The Automotive Hall of Fame will award its 2009 Distinguished Service Citation Recipients and recognize its 2008 Industry Leader of ... Read more about this post

BANKS RECEIVES 2009 DISTINGUISHED SERVICE CITATION FROM AUTOMOTIVE HALL OF FAME BANKS RECEIVES 2009  DISTINGUISHED SERVICE CITATION FROM AUTOMOTIVE HALL OF FAMEGale Banks today received a 2009 Distinguished Service Citation from The Automotive Hall of Fame at their annual luncheon held in conjunction with the National Auto Dealers Association Convention in New Orleans. New Orleans, LA  – January 25, 2009  – – Gale Banks today received a 2009 Distinguished Service Citation from The Automotive Hall of Fame ... Read more about this post

Ward’s Automotive “10 Best Engines” awards luncheon Ward's Automotive "10 Best Engines" awards luncheon   Gale Banks delivers keynote speech at Ward’s Automotive “10 Best Engines” awards luncheon. News item update! Photos from the presentation: Gale Banks delivers the keynote address at Ward’s Top 10 Engines of 2009 awards show. Gale speaks to a packed room. See below for original news story… December 30, 2008 — GALE BANKS WILL PRESENT THE KEYNOTE ADDRESS AT WARD’S AUTOMOTIVE ... Read more about this post

“BANKS POWER – THE FIRST 50 YEARS” OPENS AT WALLY PARKS NHRA MUSEUM – POMONA, CA "BANKS POWER – THE FIRST 50 YEARS" OPENS AT WALLY PARKS NHRA MUSEUM - POMONA, CAPomona, California – – On Wednesday, December 3, 2008, fifty years of automotive and marine engineering innovation was put on display at the Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum, in Pomona, California. Pomona, California – – On Wednesday, December 3, 2008, fifty years of automotive and marine engineering innovation was put on display at the Wally Parks ... Read more about this post

Banks Power: The First 50 Years Exhibit to Debut at Wally Parks NHRA Museum Banks Power: The First 50 Years Exhibit to Debut at Wally Parks NHRA MuseumJoin us at the museum! Please Join Us at the Museum — THE SHOW OPENS TO THE PUBLIC AT 3PM ON DECEMBER THIRD Pomona, Calif. (November 5, 2008) – Gale Banks Engineering, an industry leader in high performance gas and diesel engine development, will be honored with a special exhibit at the Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum ... Read more about this post

Thinking about a Big Hoss Bundle? Don’t miss “Two Guys Garage” Thinking about a Big Hoss Bundle? Don’t miss “Two Guys Garage”On Saturday, Nov 22nd, Speed Channel’s “Two Guys Garage” will air an episode on Banks Power’s Big Hoss Bundle. As the guys on “Two Guys Garage” say, the Duramax is a great engine with lots of power, but it has so much more potential! And even if you don’t own a Chevy/GMC, the products talked about on ... Read more about this post

SEMA 2008: Banks New Dragster Revealed SEMA 2008: Banks New Dragster RevealedBanks Top Diesel Dragster Wows SEMA Show Crowds!   UPDATE: Watch the “first fire” and Famoso Raceway videos! Las Vegas, Nevada, November 5, 2008 – – Bristling with its convoluted stainless steel exhaust headers and buttressed with Banks Engineering’s signature twin-turbochargers, the new Banks Sidewinder Top Diesel Dragster was presented to the assembled press this morning in the ... Read more about this post

Banks SpeedBrake™ Banks SpeedBrake™ Introducing SpeedBrake, a revolutionary all-electronic plug-and-play braking system. Introducing SpeedBrake, a revolutionary all-electronic plug-and-play braking system with patented Speed Control technology. There’s nothing else like it in the world! SpeedBrake™ re-defines the concept of exhaust braking Dramatically out-performs conventional exhaust brakes in basic braking function SpeedBrake’s Speed Control technology is exclusive-and patented!–    Combines control of variable geometry turbo with ... Read more about this post