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Monster Sport Exhaust Monster Performance & Modest Price Skimps on price — Not on performance! Banks’ new Monster Sport Exhaust is one cool system! And its low price? That’s way cool. The system slashes backpressure, increases exhaust flow, improves fuel economy and delivers extra power to your rear wheels. Exhaust tip optional. 4″ constant-diameter exhaust system Virtually eliminates backpressure & ... Read more about this post

Banks EconoMind Don’t let fuel prices keep you home. INTRODUCING THE ECONOMIND® DIESEL TUNER More fuel economy under any load condition Proven mileage and power Adjust-on-the-fly power levels CleanTune™ Technology Built-in powertrain safeguards Calibrates the engine to use less fuel at any power level Pays for itself! Watch it: The guys on TruckU show how installing an EconoMind safely improves power AND mileage. WANT FUEL ECONOMY? Banks has ... Read more about this post

High Performance Diesel Builder’s Guide “High Performance Diesel Builder’s Guide” Now Available!Each Book Personally Signed by Author Joe Pettit! A BANKS POWER WEBSITE EXCLUSIVE Each Book Personally Signed by Author Joe Pettit! Here’s the latest word on high-performance diesel tuning for GM, Ford, and Dodge from acknowledged experts on the subject Joe Pettit with Gale Banks.  144 action-packed pages of the straight stuff ... Read more about this post

Gas & Cash Giveaway Congratulations to the winners, who will receive a $500 Fuel Card and a $500 Gift Card for Banks merchandise!   Thanks for entering our Gas & Cash Giveaway contest! We have our five winners: Robert T. from Bullhead City, AZ Steve M. from Denton, TX Joseph M. from Los Angeles, CA Mark S. from Wichita, KS Michael R. from Chino, CA Congratulations to the ... Read more about this post

Gale Banks Given Keys To BMW’s Hydrogen 7 BMW has asked Gale Banks to road test its new advanced-technology showcase vehicle, the Hydrogen 7 sedan, and Gale’s going to blog about it! (L to R) Marcus Wiesebrock, James Ryan, Gale Banks, Nadine Jambor What BMW has to say about hydrogen as a fuel: “On a global level, hydrogen technology addresses the growing gaps in the ... Read more about this post

Banks Sidewinder S-10 Sets NADM Record Banks Sidewinder S-10 Sets NADM Record at Saturday’s Crude Drags 2 event BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (Feb. 23) — In its first appearance in an all-diesel competition, the Banks Sidewinder Duramax S-10 set the National Association of Diesel Motorsports elapsed-time record for diesel-powered pickup trucks, scorching the legendary Auto Club Famoso Raceway quarter-mile in 8.06 seconds. The speed ... Read more about this post

Banks Cleans Up! Banks Power is once again sponsoring the hugely successful Calico Clean-Up in California’s High Desert, this year set for Feb. 16. Join with hundreds of other off-road enthusiasts for a day of good, clean fun! Banks Power Backs Annual California High Desert Calico Clean-Up.Second Annual Event Expected to Draw Largest Volunteer ‘Army’ Ever! Gale Banks Engineering has ... Read more about this post

Banks Sidewinder to Compete at Diesel World Crude Drags 2 Event The record-making Banks Power Sidewinder S-10 drag truck will be competing at the Diesel World Crude Drags event at Bakersfield’s Auto Club Famoso Raceway on Saturday, February 23rd, 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. Wittmann, Ariz. (Feb. 21) — The Banks Sidewinder S-10 diesel drag truck, the world’s quickest and fastest, dipped into the 7.80s with ... Read more about this post

What’s coming down the Banks pipeline   From selling his first engine at 16 to revolutionizing the performance aftermarket, see what Gale Banks now has in store for 2008. From selling his first engine at 16 to revolutionizing the performance aftermarket, see what Gale Banks now has in store for 2008. Read more about this post

Bob Robe Celebrates 30-year Milestone Bob Robe was just 26 when he joined Gale Banks Engineer-ing.“Thirty years later, he’s still the go-to guy out in the shop, a leader by example,” says Gale of his longtime friend. Gale Banks and Bob Robe celebrated 30 years of teamwork on Jan. 23 with Gale’s presentation to Bob of Gale Banks Engineering’s first AA/Top ... Read more about this post