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Jeep Ultimate Adventure Banks Power is proud to be the Official Turbocharger sponsor of the 2014 Ultimate Adventure. Banks Power is proud to be the Official Turbocharger sponsor of the 2014 Ultimate Adventure. This year, we’re taking our own Sidewinder turbocharged 2006 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Unlimited on this grueling off-road trip—which includes a thousand road miles in between—to show that ... Read more about this post

CarCast with Adam Carolla: featuring Gale Banks! Gale stopped by the CarCast set to visit Adam Carolla and Matt D’Andria. Take a listen to see what they discussed! Gale just visited CarCast to discuss the latest things going on here at Banks. You can head over to carcastshow.com Saturday (6/21/2014) THAT’S TOMORROW! Join Adam Carolla and co–host Matt D’Andria as famed hot-rodder and ... Read more about this post

Formula SAE at Michigan International Speedway Formula SAE competition is going on out at Michigan International Speedway – NASCAR and we are rooting for Team Cal Poly Pomona! Okay, maybe we are a bit biased because one of our guys is on the team! From Prof. Clifford M. Stover, P.E., California State Polytechnic University, Pomona May 15, 2014 Michigan International Speedway Our Cal Poly team passed ... Read more about this post

Size Matters 2 Epic Debut Watch the official “Size Matters 2” video here! Freightliner Trucks: Check! Mike Ryan Motorsports: Check! Banks Power: Check! Drifting: Check! Jumping: Check! Wait, what? Watch the video and find out for yourself, you will not be disappointed. Mike Ryan presents Size Matters 2 — a gymkhana styled video full of super-sized stunts and close quarters drifting action. Legendary stunt driver and Pikes ... Read more about this post

Size Matters 2 Behind The Scenes Check out the behind the scenes footage of Mike Ryan’s Banks Super-Turbo Freightliner during the filming of  “Size Matters 2.“ What do you do with a super-turbo Freightliner when you’re not racing it up Pikes Peak? Well if you’re Hollywood stunt driver and racer Mike Ryan, you do what any insane person would do between races: ... Read more about this post

Air-to-Water Intercooled Jeep Turbo Over the weekend, we had our first chance to test the intercooled Sidewinder Jeep Turbo. Even in prototype form and running 6.5 psi boost, the Air-to-Water intercooler setup demonstrated the ability to keep intake manifold air temperatures in check. Over the weekend, we had our first chance to test the intercooled Sidewinder Jeep Turbo. Even in ... Read more about this post

Off-Roading with our fans Over the weekend, we invited some local customers and fans to join us for some off-roading up in the Azusa Canyon area here near our shop. Not only did all our fans bring their Jeeps and trucks, but the Banks Sidewinder Jeep Turbo was out giving rides to anyone who wanted one. Over the weekend, we ... Read more about this post

Banks PowerHouse For those of you who didn’t know, the PowerHouse located here on the Banks campus, has a full showroom where you can view some of our latest products. In addition to the showroom, there is a complete installation center as well. For those of you who didn’t know, the PowerHouse located here on the Banks campus, ... Read more about this post

2013 Trailer Life Magazine Reader’s Choice Awards The readers have spoken! Banks Power gets the Gold for best Performance Enhancing Product. Twenty-Seven Favorites Chosen from an Array of RV Products and Services. RVers are a savvy bunch. To travel the country in a truck and trailer, whether for a week, a year or a lifetime takes more than just a map and agenda. It ... Read more about this post

By Bill Wood features interviews with Gale Banks Listen to broadcast veteran Bill Wood as he draws information from Gale Banks on a number of topical and intriguing issues. Bill Wood is the principal in creation and development of Tech House & Speed, the world’s only weekly, hour-long look at the vertical world of sports cars including rally, drifting and time attack. The rare ... Read more about this post