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My name is Gale and I’m a Gearhead If it has an engine, I’m interested but I’ve got another symptom…I’ll take power any way I can get it.   Keep this on the down low…I’m a futurist as well. I’m all about new untried engine concepts or fuels. But there’s a war going on in my head because I love where I’ve been, what that ... Read more about this post

Turbo systems for 2007-11 Jeeps are almost here What’s been one of biggest sellers for the 4.0L Wrangler is now coming for the 3.8L. Hot on the heels of one of our hottest sellers–the Banks Sidewinder Turbo system for Jeep Wrangler 4.0L–is our much anticipated turbo system for the 3.8L Wranglers. Breathe new life into your Jeep with the complete bolt-on system, engineered for ... Read more about this post

Nissan and Cummins and Banks Power Oh Yeah When you hear the word “Nissan” we’ll bet it doesn’t make you think of diesels.  But that may change soon… DIESEL GOODNESS! Nissan is betting their upcoming Cummins-powered “Titan XD” will appeal not just to people who like Nissans and to people who like diesels, but to gasoline folks who haven’t yet experienced the performance of ... Read more about this post

2014 Trailer Life Magazine Reader’s Choice Awards Banks makes the grade again! Trailer Life Seal of Approval – Readers’ top pick in their third annual RV poll. Readers’ top picks in our third annual RV poll. One of the great things about RVers is a nearly universal willingness to share hard-earned RV know-how. Visit any RV park, and chances are, it won’t take long ... Read more about this post

Day 6 of Ultimate Adventure As we pulled out, we took one last look at Shaugn Reid’s over-easy (more like scrambled) K5, that had been extracted from the trail and was strapped to a trailer, ready to head home. In true Ultimate Adventure fashion, Shaugn, and his co-pilot, Mario, were hopping in with others and continuing on the trip as ... Read more about this post

Day 5 of Ultimate Adventure Day five, and we woke up feeling more chipper than in some time. Even though we’d only been on the trip for a workweek, we (like everyone else) were working day and night for many days prior to the trip; trying to get our vehicle ready, and trying to make up for the absence from ... Read more about this post

Day 4 of Ultimate Adventure A signature Pewe driver’s meeting spoke of a “short” road day that would take us across Iowa and towards Illinois. Of course, our short road turned out to be a cool 277 miles long—a good drive in any vehicle, but in a group of more than 20 beaten-on 4x4s…it was a long day of driving. Thrill-Induced ... Read more about this post

Day 3 of Ultimate Adventure We woke up the morning of Day 3 in a grass field owned by a past attendee of the Ultimate Adventure. After our first night of camping, most of the group was more relaxed, rested after a horrendous drive the prior day, and ready for a great day of wheeling near Waterloo, Iowa. by Jerrod Jones Illinois ... Read more about this post

Day 2 of Ultimate Adventure Rick had mentioned it the first day, but we thought he might be joking. He wasn’t really going to try to push the group of more than 20 vehicles nearly 700 miles in a single day, was he? Yep. by Jerrod Jones On the Road Again—Iowa or Bust Rick had mentioned it the first day, but we thought ... Read more about this post

Day 1 of Ultimate Adventure To prepare for any type of marathon, one of the first steps is to become capable of completing the journey. Exhausted, and It’s only 8am on Day 1 Story by Jerrod Jones To prepare for any type of marathon, one of the first steps is to become capable of completing the journey. Put all mental anguish, excitement, stress, ... Read more about this post