About Banks Power

Banks Power is known far and wide as the premier designer and manufacturer of power-enhancing products for diesel- and gas-powered light trucks, motorhomes, and sport-utility vehicles. Since the 1960s, Gale Banks futuristic high-performance engines have broken new ground and set world records. His marine engines propelled racing boats to national and world championships. After decades of racing, Banks Power is still the only company to have set records at Bonneville in both automobile and truck classes.

The bedrock integrity of Gale Banks is at the very core of Banks Power. Gale’s fundamental principles combine old-fashioned business ethics and service with leading technology, elegantly engineered products, superior construction, scientifically proven performance, and competitive prices.

Company History

Fifty years of engineering milestones for Banks Power president and founder Gale Banks began at age 14 with an engine teardown of his mother’s ’31 Ford Model A that resulted in an increase of more than 40 horsepower. Just two years later, in 1958, Gale was officially in the engine business, first in Lynwood, California, ...
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Capabilities of Banks Power

Our capabilities go above and beyond that of our competitors. At Banks Power, we take the performance of your truck seriously. Why can we say that we are the best in the industry? Because we are. And we have the capabilities, records and OEM/Military partnerships to prove it. What makes a great product, it’s the ...
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Who is Gale Banks?

Gale Banks with two key vehicles important to the company history.
To call Gale Banks an engineer would be an understatement, scientist would be a more accurate term. Those who have seen him work his magic with internal combustion and technology, mad scientist might even be more appropriate. As president of Gale Banks Engineering, an automotive aftermarket and performance equipment manufacturer, Gale Banks has spent more ...
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Behind the scenes – an inside look at Banks Power

Come with us as we take a look behind the scenes of Banks Power. The videos below give you a glimpse into some of what goes on here on a daily basis. And if you want to find out more, sign up for our Banks Insider newsletter below, or visit our Banks Insider News section ...
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Careers at Banks

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Do you want to simply watch the future of automotive performance unfold or do you want to be a part of it? Join the team that’s shaping the industry. We’re number one in aftermarket performance — and it’s our people that make it all happen. Come join us for all the fun, hard work, and ...
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