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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

Jalopnik says Banks on it In what may be the best article on Banks ever, Jalopink lists the “Ten Things To Know About The Man Who Beat The Veyron To 250+ MPH.” By Jason Torchinsky Gale Banks is one of those people who’s well-known in certain specialized circles, but still not as recognized as he deserves in the general auto-adoring population. Banks ... Read more about this post

Smoking Tire podcast Gale is a featured guest on the widely popular and often times, irreverent, Smoking Tire Podcast. Gale is a featured guest on the widely popular and often times, irreverent, Smoking Tire Podcast. And, this week joining Gale at the round table is Dan Neil of the Wall Street Journal. Many across the country enjoy Neil’s Rumble ... Read more about this post

Hot Rodding-Aftermarket Pioneer Gale Banks TheRaceFanNetwork.com spent an hour with turbo and diesel guru Gale Banks, one of the pioneers in the hot rod/aftermarket industry. He’s changing what we think about diesel power, turbocharging power and supercharging/turbocharging power especially in the world of diesel power.  In this segment, we talk about his youth, where he started Gale Banks Engineering and ... Read more about this post

Hooniverse Podcast The folks at Hooniverse are “devoted to a love of all things with wheels and an engine” so they sat down with Gale to talk about all things automotive. By Jeff Glucker, Hooniverse staff You love engines. You love engines that make supreme amounts of power. There’s a man who understands how to make engines that make ... Read more about this post

Semi Truck: Banks Freightliner Super Turbo Pikes Peak Truck Supercharger + Turbo = Pikes Peak record? What is a Super-Turbo? It’s an engine with both a supercharger and a turbocharger attached, according to Gale Banks of Banks Racing. What is a Super-Turbo? It’s an engine with both a supercharger and a turbocharger attached, according to Gale Banks of Banks Racing. His team of aftermarket experts has ... Read more about this post

Intercoolers Twilight Tech Talk 4: Just Chillin' with IntercoolersTech Talk #4: In this “Just Chillin'” seminar Gale goes in depth with intercooling. It’s time for Tech Talk number four! If you have room left in your brain after the first three Tech Talks, then come fill up the rest of your cranium with nuggets of wisdom from Gale as he explains everything there is ... Read more about this post

Road Dog Radio interviews Gale Banks Gale joins hosts Zee Taylor and “The Rooster” to talk about Mike Ryan’s Banks Super-Turbo Freightliner and Pikes Peak, Bonneville Salt Flats and our plans for more records! Gale joins hosts Zee Taylor and “The Rooster” on the Dave Nemo weekend show over on Sirius/XM channel 128. Gale talks about Mike Ryan’s Banks Super-Turbo Freightliner, Pikes ... Read more about this post