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Banks Sidewinder Top Diesel Dragster

Banks Sidewinder Top Diesel Dragster

...The Banks Sidewinder Top Diesel Dragster. Raw Diesel Power! Long, sleek, and blindingly quick, today's high-horsepower, rear-motored dragsters are the ultimate racing vehicles. They're designed, and driven to do only one thing: streak down a quarter mile dragstrip as fast as possible in the very least amount of time. Aerodynamically, these dart-shaped machines simply slice through the air like arrows. Read more »

Mike Ryan's Banks Racing Freightliner

Mike Ryan's Banks Racing Freightliner

Mike Ryan's Banks Super-Turbo Pikes Peak Freightliner is unlike any other truck in the universe. The truck is equipped with a 14.0L Detroit Diesel 60 series engine with a compression ratio of 15-1 and a fuel redline of 2700 RPM. The body is constructed entirely of fiberglass and carbon fiber, even still weighing in at just over 5 tons. Like any well balanced race vehicle, it is a mid-engine design. This truck truly tests the merit of each and every one of its systems. Good acceleration requires a responsive engine, high speed requires massive horsepower and cornering and handling require extreme braking capability. Read more »

Banks Sidewinder S-10

Banks Sidewinder S-10

The Quickest & Fastest: 7.77 E.T. @ 180.00 mph The Banks Sidewinder S-10 Duramax pickup was entered in the Top Diesel Class at the NHRDA World Finals on September 25-26, 2010 in Topeka, Kansas. Driver Wes Anderson clicked off a 7.77-second pass. Read more »

Banks Sidewinder GMC Sierra

Banks Sidewinder GMC Sierra

The World's First Roadracing Diesel Pickup, Banks GMC Sierra is another in a string of racing vehicles created to display both Banks high engineering standards for the creation of all its products and the innovative nature of the company as a whole. Read more »

Banks Sidewinder Dakota

Banks Sidewinder Dakota

This is the truck that shattered existing speed records – and people's perception of diesel performance. Surpassing Gale Banks' personal goal of 210 mph, the Banks Sidewinder smashed the world 159.647-mph record with an average speed of 217.314 mph, making Sidewinder the World's Fastest Diesel Pickup! Amazing Overall Top Speed: 222.139 mph! Read more »