Banks S-10: NHRDA record
The Banks Sidewinder S-10 diesel drag truck posted the first and only sanctioned and backed-up 7-second quarter mile.
S-10 diesel drag truck: 7.723
The Banks Sidewinder S-10 drag race team achieved another milestone in diesel performance when it ran well into the 7.70s
with a 7.72 best at 179.21 mph during the 2008 Super Chevy Show at Auto Club Dragway in Fontana. The world's quickest and
fastest diesel drag truck backed up the 7.72 with a 7.78, 179.23 later in the day, making it one of the quickest and fastest
vehicles on the grounds -- period.
Banks Sidewinder S-10: trans testing
Video of our transmission tests at Speedworld Dragstrip in AZ. The engine's power is too much for the trans-brake... yet we
still manage a great run.
Banks S-10 breaks into the sevens
Running 7.96 seconds at 167.34 miles an hour, the Duramax-powered Banks Sidewinder S-10 became the first diesel truck into
the sevens. This test took place at the NHRA-sanctioned Speedworld Dragstrip in Wittmann, AZ on Dec.18, 2007.
Banks S-10: Final run of the day
After some minor adjustments driver Wes Anderson takes out the Banks Sidewinder Duramax S-10 out for its last run of the
day. Check out the final results, and the Banks crew still has more tricks up their sleeves. A fantastic end to a great day.
And yeah... still no smoke. (This was at California Speedway, Oct. 20th)
Gale's Insider News
Want to know more about the world of Gale Banks? Visit our project pages or news & media