Car of the Week: Regan Leslie's Plueger Chassis 125-inch Altered Dragster

Car of the Week: Regan Leslie's Plueger Chassis 125-inch Altered Dragster

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today, we're featuring Regan Leslie from Geelong, Victoria in Australia, and his Plueger Chassis 125-inch Altered Dragster.
 
How did you get into drag racing?
I started as a crew member on a Top Fuel team that my friend owned.
 
When and where was your first race?
First race was Calder Park Raceway in Melbourne in 1997.
 
What model/year do you race now?
The car is a Plueger chassis 125-inch Altered dragster.
 
What's under the hood?
It has a Keith Black KB500 BBC 522ci.
 
Which BTE products do you use in your vehicle?
BTE Top Sportsman powerglide
 
Why do you use BTE?
I chose BTE as they are well-priced and have a very good reputation. My transmission has been faultless.
 
Someone you look up to in racing?
Brad Anderson
 
If money were no object, what would you drive?
Money aside, I would drive TA/FC.
 
What is your pre-race ritual (if you have one)?
I hug my son before I get in the car, every time.
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