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Pimping Rides and Tweaking Humvees Gale gets interviewed by the L.A. Times on the topic of boosting the performance of military Humvees and how that trickles down to civilian use. On April 16th, 2013 David Lazarus and Ronald D. White of the L.A. Times interviewed Gale Banks on the topic of making military Humvees faster, more fuel efficient, and ultimately safer ... Read more about this post

Suck, Squeeze, Bang, Blow Seminar Twilight Tech Talk 1: Suck, Squeeze, Bang, BlowTech Talk #1: How does an engine really work? Come to learn the basics of four-cycle engine operation from Gale Banks in a free seminar. Gale Banks has partnered with The Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum to offer Tech Talks in conjunction with the Twilight Cruise Nights car show. The Tech Talks are a series of ... Read more about this post

Business Person of the Year award for Gale The city of Irwindale has bestowed a pretty cool honor upon Gale by naming him as Business Person of the Year. Lisa Bailey, the President and CEO of the Irwindale Chamber of Commerce had this to say: “Gale Banks is an amazing man. He was a pioneer of the ‘Green’ industry before there was one. ... Read more about this post

King of the Hammers race report Banks Power is proud to sponsor a Jeep that competes in the “King of the Hammers” race, and we’re super proud of their results! For those of you who didn’t know, the King of the Hammers race is the largest off-road race in the world. According to one Banks Power employee, it’s “a million times bigger ... Read more about this post

Banks Diesel Tuners Are Now 50-State Emissions Legal Banks Power is the only aftermarket manufacturer to have a full line of emissions legal products for 1998-2010 diesel pickups. Banks Power is proud to announce that all Six-Gun®, Economind® and OttoMind® Diesel Tuners available for Ford, GM and Dodge pickup trucks are now covered under the California Air Resources Board Executive Order (CARB E.O.), making ... Read more about this post

The Esotouric podcast Gale is interviewed by the folks at “You Can’t Eat The Sunshine – The Esotouric podcast.” Gale is interviewed by Mike at “You Can’t Eat The Sunshine – The Esotouric podcast.” Here’s some info on tthese fine folks: “Esotouric bus adventures debuted in May 2007 and soon was offering more than a dozen provocative tours into ... Read more about this post

Christmas Trees at Banks Power Fourteen Christmas trees … and one Christmas wreath. You can say Banks Power likes to go big, and that applies to decorating for the holidays. Check out the photo gallery of yuletide spirit! Gale Banks loves Christmas, and one of the many ways he shows it is by decking his company’s halls, walls, and offices with ... Read more about this post

Banks participates in Toys 4 Tots drive Off-Road Community Pulls Together and Donates Over 550 Toys to Toys 4 Tots Images by Brent Haywood and Dave Druck Last weekend, long-time Expedition Portal members Dave and Yoshi from The Adventure Duo put on their sixth annual Toys 4 Toys off-road toy drive-benefitting children with a less fortunate holiday season this year. In order to pull ... Read more about this post

2012 TrailerLife Readers’ Choice Awards Banks Power chosen as best “Performance Add-On” by readers of Trailer Life magazine. Think of the time you spend planning trips, researching which RV to buy, learning how your RV works, hunting for for do-it-yourself tips on top of everything that you’ve learned, out of necessity, on the fly. You are RV experts in your own ... Read more about this post

Hot Rod Radio from SEMA 2012 Gale Banks talks with HOT ROD MAGAZINE LIVE about special vehicle projects created for the SEMA show, plus what Banks Power has in store for 2013. Gale Banks was a guest on Dennis Pittesebarger’s Hot Rod Magazine Live during the 2012 SEMA show in Las Vegas. Topics included background info on all of the vehicles at the ... Read more about this post