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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 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 ... Read more about this post

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 ... Read more about this post

Suck, Squeeze, Bang, Blow Seminar Tech 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 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 ... Read more about this post

Banks Power and Mike Ryan Motorsports take on Pikes Peak Freightliner 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 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

The Three Latest Diesel Engine Projects Get 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 ... Read more about this post

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 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 LuminariesBy RONALD AHRENS POMONA, Calif. – For all the wind-tunnel testing and manic fund-raising that may ... Read more about this post