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Subdued Saturday Unlike the rest of the week, the Dallenbach Racing/Banks Power team had a rather relaxed Saturday. Attention was focused on repairing the intake plenum to make sure that the #98 would have all 1,400-horses roaring and ready to race Sunday. Text: Chris Tobin Photos: Gale Banks Engineering The fabricated intake plenum that adapted the Banks Power upper ... Read more about this post

FINAL PRACTICE: Still Fast, But Not Quite Perfect… Dallenbach ran through the middle section of the course four times delivering consistent times with increased corner speeds in every run as the crew fine-tuned the chassis and the driver pushed the car. With temperatures in the low to mid 40s the team sets up a temporary pit location on the side of the road ... Read more about this post

FASTEST QUALIFIER: Paul Dallenbach Puts The #98 On The Pole! After staying up well past midnight rebuilding and repairing the Lola transaxle and differential Wednesday night the Dallenbach Racing/Banks Power team was rewarded for all their hard work. Text: Chris Tobin Photos: Gale Banks Engineering Well after midnight, the Dallenbach Racing/Banks Power team is hard at work reassembling the car to tackle the course in a few hours. After ... Read more about this post

PRACTICE MAKES PERFECT: Hopefully! The limited slip differential should help to plant both rear tires and give Dallenbach more drive off the turns which in turn should directly translate into more speed on the course and less time on the clock! Text: Chris Tobin Photos: Gale Banks Engineering On Wednesday August 8, 2012 the Dallenbach Racing/Banks Power team made test passes through ... Read more about this post

TEST REPORT: 150 MPH Top Speed! Tuesday morning the Dallenbach Racing/Banks Power team took the car to Pueblo Motorsports Park near Colorado Springs to shake down and fine-tune the car making sure it is in tip-top shape before official practice sessions start on the mountain Wednesday. Text: Chris Tobin Photos: Gale Banks Engineering Looking closely at the car as Dallenbach rockets out of the ... Read more about this post

Dallenbach Racing-Banks Power Return to the Mountain! The 90th running of the famed “Race to the Clouds” will take place on August 12, 2012 with the Dallenbach Racing/Banks Power team ready to bring the Unlimited Class record back to the USA. Text: Chris Tobin Photos: Joel Yust and Gale Banks Engineering The 90th running of the famed “Race to the Clouds” will take place on ... Read more about this post

Gale Banks on Hot Rod Magazine Live Gale Banks talks with HOT ROD MAGAZINE LIVE about what it takes to win races, how important military projects are to him, and much more. Gale Banks was a guest on Dennis Pittesebarger’s Hot Rod Magazine Live last Saturday, August 4th. His segment aired for more than 40 minutes. Topics included the Banks Power-Dallenback Racing Pikes Peak ... Read more about this post

Gale Banks Brings New Diesels to Military Expo Banks brought two turbocharged diesel engines to the IDGA expo and one kit designed to make military-grade Humvees safer and more livable. Story and booth photos by Jake Lingeman When most of us think of Gale Banks, we think of diesel engines, big honkin’ trucks and tuning boxes that make pickups perform like slingshot dragsters. What you ... Read more about this post

Gale Banks on Motor Trend Radio Gale Banks joins the guys at MOTOR TREND RADIO to talk about new engines, cool gadgets, emissions, the military … Gale Banks was a guest on MOTOR TREND RADIO Saturday, July 21st. The show is hosted by Alan Taylor and is broadcast every weekend through 82 affiliates nationwide. Gale, Alan along with co-hosts Ed Justice, Jr., Dick ... Read more about this post

Fire Truck Gets Banks Power Stacey David takes a local fire department’s 2008 Chevy 3500 HD 4×4 dually and gives it more power and reliability with a Banks PowerPack. Gale Banks was a guest on Stacey David’s GearZ TV on the SPEED Channel. The vehicle featured was a 2008 Chevy 3500HD 4×4 dually “Brush Truck” that’s being upgraded for a local volunteer ... Read more about this post

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