- Tech Articles
- Propane & the Diesel
Another way to make power, but is it practical?
- Racing the Diesel
Speed Costs Money. How Fast Do You Want to Go?
- Synthetic Diesel Fuel
We can’t make gold from straw, but thanks to the Fischer-Tropsch process, we can make diesel fuel from natural gas, and that may be even better!
- The Banks Billet Torque Converter is Diesel Tough
Stock torque converters are marginal and can fail prematurely when used with heavy loads. Here's one that's diesel tough.
- The Banks SmartLock
To get maximum performance from a Banks Brake on a ’94-03 Ford 7.3L Power Stroke turbo-diesel or a ’92-03 Dodge/Cummins 5.9L turbo-diesel with an automatic transmission, the SmartLock is a must.
- The Biodiesel Alternative
An alternative to petroleum-based diesel fuel that can be made from renewable resources.
- The Truck Stops Here!
Banks Power’s latest direct-mount exhaust brake, for ’04.5-07 Dodge Cummins 5.9L diesel trucks, performs better than the competition in terms of brake function, flow, reaction time and braking horsepower. This product of legendary Banks qua
- Truth in Testing
Dynamometers and flowbenches are great diagnostic and testing tools. In essence, they are scales for measuring performance. Just be sure there’s not a thumb on the scale.
- Turbo-Diesel Fact & Fiction
Exposing some of the misconceptions and outright lies about today’s diesel engines.
- Twin-Turbo V8 Facts of Life
Few People Have Ever Experienced Really High Horsepower.