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Banks Dodge Monster-Ram intake New Banks CNC Ported 3″ & 3½” Monster-Rams include multiple auxiliary ports! Just enough is never enough when it comes to engine air flow. Banks’s new Monster-Ram flat-out destroys the competition utilizing the latest in electronic computational fluid-dynamic technology. Tested on the flow bench, the dyno, and finally in the real world, Monster-Ram is a beast ... Read more about this post

California Senator Bob Huff to visit Banks On Thursday May 13, California Senator Bob Huff and his staff will be touring the Gale Banks Engineering campus and meeting with Gale Banks to discuss a variety of topics. AZUSA, Calif. – On Thursday May 13, California Senator Bob Huff and his staff will be touring the Gale Banks Engineering campus and meeting with Gale ... Read more about this post

Banks Sidewinder Top Diesel Dragster to test and compete in NHRDA event Here’s your chance to see the rail in action! The Banks Sidewinder Top Diesel Dragster will be testing at the Auto Club Dragway in Fontana, California this Saturday and Sunday (May 8th and 9th) in preparation for the NHRDA division 2 drag racing event on May 15th at Sacramento Raceway in Sacramento, California. The Banks Team ... Read more about this post

Mickey Thompson Panel Celebrates Record Mickey Thompson Panel Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Historic Bonneville Record A panel discussion will be held on Saturday, May 15th at the Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Mickey Thompson’s historic run at the Bonneville Salt Flats. The panel will consist of family members and a few who worked with him, ... Read more about this post

Banks Dragster Development Continues All the latest news on the “rail.” On March 6th, 2010 the Banks crew tested out the rail’s new “Stroker” 427 cu. in., twin-turbo 7.0L Duramax engine at the NHRDA Nationals in Wittmann, Arizona. Update: January 9, 2012   “Diesel Power magazine covers the rail’s supercharged engine…”   Update: March 19, 2010   “Looking back at Arizona’s Speedworld…”   Update: March 5, 2010   “We’re ready to ... Read more about this post

Mickey Thompson exhibit at NHRA Museum On Friday, February 12, 2010 the Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum will open a new exhibit honoring the late Mickey Thompson and celebrating the 50th anniversary of his incredible motorsports milestone. Four hundred and six-point-six miles an hour (406.6). The fastest speed that an American driver had ever traveled over land in a wheel-driven vehicle. ... Read more about this post

New Banks iQ Device Wins Three 2009 SEMA Global Media Awards The new Banks iQ wins three SEMA Global Media Awards. Las Vegas, Nevada – – In addition to all the “domestic” excitement that the just-concluded debut of the hot new Banks iQ device stirred up; the ultra-versatile vehicle user interface was announced as winning three SEMA Global Media Awards. There were twenty-eight judges representing 16 countries from ... Read more about this post

Banks iQ is a Breakthrough The 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 ... Read more about this post

Ford 6.4L Techni-Cooler Banks 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 Gale 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