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Gale Banks Engineering Runs Fastest Quarter Mile Pass in NHRDA History

Gale Banks Engineering Runs Fastest Quarter Mile Pass in NHRDA History

Speedworld Dragstrip Whitman AZ:
1st run 7.87 ET at 175.45 MPH
2nd run 7.90 ET at 174.40 MPH

October 4th 2008 during the NHRDA Desert Diesel Truck Nationals in Phoenix Arizona , Gale Banks Engineering ran the fastest pass in the history of the NHRDA and backed it up within 1% .


Driver Wes Anderson
Vehicle 2001 Pro Stock Chevy S-10
Chassis Don Ness tube chassis
Motor Chevy 6.6 Duramax ( estimated HP 1300 at 5500 RPM )
Turbo Twin Garret TR30R Turbos run in parallel
Tranny Bruno BRT converter drive , Hughes converter , Liberty extreme clutchless 5 speed
Rearend Don Ness fabricated housing, Mark Williams’s axles and third member

Again the NHRDA wants to congratulate the Banks team on a great weekend of diesel drag racing.

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That was such an awesome truck! Thanks for posting the video! Great job.

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But how does it pull?



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was that at diesels in the desert?



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i believe that drag strip was called speedworld. (at DITD)

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I feel like Im reading the future, oct. 4 2009?


Thats cool and all, but like dirk said, how does it pull?



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How does it pull?? It's a drag truck. Hell it ran a 7.90

That's freakin quick!! Congrats to the team.

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I feel like Im reading the future, oct. 4 2009?


Thats cool and all, but like dirk said, how does it pull?
Me to

To bad you cant buy what he runs. He is to PC I saw his exhaust wont burn down youre garage in his add. I bet that truck isnt PC.

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Wow thats awesome!!!

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We had an issue with the video, we are correcting it and the link should work tomorrow.

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