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Freightliner on SAE website The Banks Super-Turbo Freightliner Cascadia was a popular display at this year’s SEMA Show. Details on the truck’s development and technology were shared on the SAE website. “Racing is accelerated deterioration,” said Banks Power founder Gale Banks at the 2013 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, explaining his efforts to leverage a racing vehicle to develop future ... Read more about this post

SEMA 2013 Vehicles November 2013 โ€” At this year’s SEMA Show, Banks Power was present on a variety of vehicles. From gasoline to diesel, from compact car to Freightliner truck. If you didn’t get a chance to visit our booth, you can check out a selection of the vehicles that had Banks Power products. November 2013 โ€” At this ... Read more about this post

SEMA 2013 Engines This year at the 2013 SEMA Show, Gale Banks Engineering showed off some of the engines that we have worked on throughout the years. There was the engine out of our famous Banks Sidewinder Dakota, the World’s Fastest Diesel Truck! And there were some of the diesel engines found in many popular trucks on the ... Read more about this post

Banks Water-Methanol Injection Have you ever thought about adding a water-methanol system to your ride? Are you curious about what would it do? Watch the quick video and see if it’d be worth it… The guys at Power Automedia stopped by the Banks Power booth at the SEMA show in Las Vegas recently and talked to Gale about a ... Read more about this post

SEMA 2013 videos The guys at Power Automedia stopped by the Banks Power booth at the 2013 SEMA show in Las Vegas and got Gale on camera talking about all sorts of cool stuff. Couldn’t make it to SEMA? Never fear! Check out these videos and you’ll feel like you were right there with Gale as he explains what ... Read more about this post

Motorweek interview with Gale Gale visits Goss’ Garage to bring us up to speed on his latest projects. <!–   –> Gale was interviewed by Pat Goss of “Goss’ Garage” on Motorweek recently. Topics included what changes are taking place in the diesel aftermarket, and how to the electronic engine controls play a part in that. Gale also fills us in on why ... Read more about this post

Humvee shootout on Motor Trend Motor Trend magazine took a stock Humvee and pitted it against a Banks-modified Humvee. Watch the video and see what a difference Banks makes! On this episode of Head 2 Head, Jonny Lieberman pits an American icon against itself. Since 1984 AM General’s Humvee has served as the U.S. Military’s primary multipurpose workhorse. However, after adding ... Read more about this post

Diesel Army Goes Behind The Scenes With Gale Banks Diesel Army sits down with the mad scientist himself to find out what makes him tick. Written By Ken Freund, Photography By Author and Banks Power For more than half a century, Gale Banks has been making cars, trucks, and boats faster and more fuel efficient. Gale started his lifelong passion in 1956 at the young age ... Read more about this post

Popular Science Radio Gale Banks is in the studio with host Alan Taylor talking about the science behind how he puts so much power into an engine. Plus, the two discuss the new Ram 1500. Taken from the pages of the world’s largest science and technology magazine, Popular Science Radio delivers all the latest scientific news and product reviews. ... Read more about this post

School of Hot Rod Radio Gale went back to school… the School of Hot Rod that is! Check it out and hear what they talked about. In an all new hour of School of Hot Rod tomorrow, we’ll talk with the man responsible for record shattering speeds in automobile & truck classes: Gale Banks of Banks Power! Be sure to tune ... Read more about this post