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Trek-worthy Sandwiches from The Bacon Truck (Boston, MA)

I'm glad I got to take advantage of the summer weather this year by checking out various food trucks around Boston! One of my favorite finds was The Bacon Truck. I've seen this truck around and love their design: so many cute bacon strips doi...
by Gourmet Pigs on Oct 7, 2015

A Road Race Diesel Pickup, how wrong is That?

"The Banks D-Max Sidewinder engine was producing 650HP and 800lbft of torque."...
by Banks Blog on Sep 21, 2015

A Road Race Diesel Pickup, how wrong is That?

The guys at TruckTrend.com have posted a number of past articles about some of our ongoing gearhead adventures at Banks Power. To that I can only say, ok Truck Trend, I hear you! At Banks, we’ve been paying strict attention to our military engi...
by Banks Blog on Sep 21, 2015

Testing has begun on the new Ford F150 Ecoboost Truck

How do I know this? Here’s some proof. This is  photo of Chris Otani (in the truck) and Ross Korns setting up the Banks Power Dyno to do some testing on the F150. I’m not allowed to show you what products have been installed. But once I...
by Banks Blog on Sep 9, 2015

Another “Sleeper” at Banks Power

This is another “sleeper” in the Banks Power stable. This 1999 Chevy SS “Rat Rod” truck has a Banks twin-turbo 366ci small block that runs on 91 octane; it makes 675HP at the rear wheels.
by Banks Blog on Sep 8, 2015

[CURIOSIDADES] A História dos Food Trucks

Coloridos e modernos, os food trucks (que são móveis, mas que geralmente ficam permanentemente estacionados num lugar só) oferecem ao consumidor comidas bem variadas: hambúrgueres, massas, coxinhas, brigadeiros, tapiocas, vinhos, wraps, comidas r...
by Gastronominho on Sep 5, 2015

The Gale Banks 427″ V8 Diesel Racing Engine

I’m not a good spectator. If I’m not competing I stay at the shop. If I am competing I want the longest race possible. I’m an adrenaline junky! As an engine builder I like all forms of racing but, I love endurance racing! Endurance...
by Banks Blog on Sep 4, 2015

Truck crash kills college student two days before his 18th birthday in Marikina

Two people was killed on the spot while 16 others were injured when a 10-wheeler truck crashed into the sidewalk in A. Bonifacio Avenue in Barangka, Marikina City Wednesday morning. According to published news reports, the truck driver lost control...
by The Filipino Scribe on Sep 2, 2015

Water Methanol Injection Uses

Just recently we received a message asking if the Banks Straight-Shot Water Methanol System can be used as an intercooler spray. Dear Banks Team, would it be possible to use your straight water shot system as an intercooler spray? I’m from Germ...
by Banks Blog on Aug 27, 2015

[GULODICAS] 3º Festival do Sorvete

Já que o inverno não anda colaborando e trouxe um calor imenso para os paulistanos, vamos tomar sorvete!! No primeiro final de semana em Setembro, a ArtShine Eventos vai estar realizando o Festival do Sorvete no Memorial da América Latina e com e...
by Gastronominho on Aug 22, 2015

[GORDICAS] 3º Festival do Sorvete

Já que o inverno não anda colaborando e trouxe um calor imenso para os paulistanos, vamos tomar sorvete!! No primeiro final de semana em Setembro, a ArtShine Eventos vai estar realizando o Festival do Sorvete no Memorial da América Latina e com e...
by Gastronominho on Aug 22, 2015

Listen to Gale Banks on The Smoking Tire Podcast

Listen to this great podcast where Gale Banks talks about all sorts for great things from his blown Cobra R Coil Over Watts Link Marauder, Kiwis, Twin Turbos, Jet boats, Burt Munro, Bonneville  and much more. To stream, download or SHARE the podcast...
by Banks Blog on Aug 20, 2015

Offroad Legends 2 v1.2.2 apk

Esta es tu oportunidad de experimentar la emoción de conducir Monster Trucks, camionetas 4×4 del desierto y todoterrenos sobre pistas de salto lleno de sorprendentes. Gráficos de vanguardia experiencia, la física romper tierra y emoción llen...
by Juegos de Ipod on Aug 20, 2015

[GULODICAS] Benê Food des Arts chega na Paulista

As feiras gastronômicas invadiram a cidade e caíram nas graças dos paulistanos, com eventos para todos os gostos e um deles é o Benê Food des Arts, não conhece? Então, dá uma olhada nessa matéria. Feira gastronômica será montada na praç...
by Gastronominho on Aug 19, 2015

[GORDICAS] Benê Food des Arts chega na Paulista

As feiras gastronômicas invadiram a cidade e caíram nas graças dos paulistanos, com eventos para todos os gostos e um deles é o Benê Food des Arts, não conhece? Então, dá uma olhada nessa matéria. Feira gastronômica será montada na praç...
by Gastronominho on Aug 19, 2015

Free Coloring Pages Of Fire Trucks

Gallery of free coloring pages of fire trucks:Truck Fire Engine Coloring PageResolution image size: 1060 x 820 · 69 kB · jpegFire Truck Coloring PagesResolution image size: 600 x 469 · 24 kB · gifTruck Coloring PagesResolution image size: 700 x 5...
by Free Coloring Pages on Aug 19, 2015

This truck eats Corvettes for breakfast

Hey guys, here’s a video of the Banks Sidewinder Dakota blowing off a C6 Corvette in a street race over in Vegas. There turned out to be a cop behind them…no ticket, he just wanted a look under the hood. Remember, the Dakota is geared for...
by Banks Blog on Aug 10, 2015

How to Troubleshoot a Dodge Dakota Engine

After years of wear and tear, potential Dodge Dakota engine problems can take many forms. The engine can backfire, the engine can make knocking noises and the acceleration can lag or falter. For every symptom that presents itself, there can be multip...

Worlds Fastest Pickup Truck

I just had a flash, we’ve held Worlds Fastest Diesel Pickup record at 222 mph for almost 15 years. Where’s the competition, the Banks Dakota Sidewinder is resting in the NHRA Motorsports Museum and it’s jonesing for a go! It pulls a...
by Banks Blog on Aug 8, 2015

Faster Than A Syclone

Here’s Bill Goldberg’s show covering our attempt to beat ourselves at Bonneville. Around 1990 we set the Worlds Fastest Pickup record at Bonneville with a two way of 204mph and a best mile of 210. Our racer was named the Syclone. A street...
by Banks Blog on Aug 7, 2015


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