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.