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Car of the Week: Lucas McKinney's 1996 Chevrolet S10

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Lucas McKinney from Elizabethton, TN, who owns and races a 1996 Chevrolet S10. How did you get into drag racing? My dad started racing when he was 20, so I pretty much grew up at a racetrack in the Southeast somewhere.  When and where was your first drag race? Bristol Dragway in 2008 What model/year... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Car of the Week: Chris Morales 1993 Chevy Silverado

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Chris Morales from Lubbock, Texas, who owns and races a 1993 Chevy Silverado. How did you get into drag racing? I've always had a passion for drag racing. My step-dad and I built this truck about 4 years and just started going to our local track, Lubbock Dragway. When and where was your first drag race? 4... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Monday, August 5, 2019

Car of the Week: Derek Pearson's 1996 Mustang

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Derek Pearson from West Frankfort, IL, who owns and races a 1996 Mustang. How did you get into drag racing? My parents own a skating rink that is a mile from the drag strip and when I was younger I would always hear the cars racing on Friday and Saturday nights and wanted to go but couldn’t because I had... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Car of the Week: Destin Bailey's 1964 Dodge A100 Van

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Destin Bailey from Marrero, Louisiana, who owns and races a 1964 Dodge A100 Van. How did you get into drag racing? Went to the track with my dad at 6 weeks old, first national event at 3, junior dragsters at 9, and now footbrake. When and where was your first drag race? My first race was on my 9th birthday... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Monday, July 22, 2019

Car of the Week: Scott Mills' 1994 GMC 1500

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Scott Mills from Jackson, Tennessee, who owns and races a 1994 GMC 1500. How did you get into drag racing? My dad’s best friend William West got me interested. Where was your first drag race? Jackson Dragway in Jackson, TN.  What model/year do you race now? ‘94 GMC 1500 Does your car... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Car of the Week: Todd Smith's 1991 Chevy S10

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Todd Smith from Baltimore, Ohio, who owns and races a 1991 Chevy S10. How did you get into drag racing? I always wanted to build a drag car after several attempts, marriage, my son being born, buying 2 houses my lovely wife went through some health issues and after she recovered she gave the “green... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Monday, July 1, 2019

Car of the Week: Gary Gillion's 1986 Chevy S-10

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Gary Gillion from Winfield, Alabama, who owns and races a 1986 Chevy S-10. How did you get into drag racing? My older brother got me started. When and where was your first drag race? 1994 at Fulton Dragway What model/year do you race now? 1986 Chevy S-10 Does your car... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Thursday, June 20, 2019

Car of the Week: Martin Hagstorm Chevy Nova '69

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Martin Hagstrom from Sweden, who owns and races a Chevy Nova ‘69.   How did you get into drag racing? My brother took me to a streetrace.  When and where was your first drag race? 1998 in Malmoe with a Beetle.  What model/year do you race now? Chevy Nova ‘69 Does your car... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Car of the Week: Matt Peters' 1984 Chevy S10

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Matt Peters from Vandalia, OH, who owns and races a 1984 Chevy S10. How did you get into drag racing? My dad got me hooked as a little kid. Where was your first drag race? First time racing was at Speedworld Motorplex in Phoenix, AZ. What model/year do you race now? 1984 Chevy S10 Does your car have... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Friday, June 7, 2019

Car of the Week: Derek Fuller's 2006 Chevy Colorado

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Derek Fuller from Prattville, AL, who owns and races a 2006 Chevy Colorado. How did you get into drag racing? My dad, who has been racing since the 70s. When and where was your first drag race? 2005 Jr. Dragster competition at Montgomery Motorsports Park What model/year do you race now? 2006 Chevy... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Monday, June 3, 2019

Car of the Week: Matt McCoy's 1986 Mustang GT

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Matt McCoy from Kettering, Ohio, who owns and races a 1986 Mustang GT. How did you get into drag racing? Mom and dad had fast cars all my life. Where was your first drag race? In Xenia, Ohio at Kilkare Dragway, but may have done a bit of street racing before that. What model/year do you race now? 1986... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Car of the Week: Jack Tarner's 1978 Mercury Zephyr Z-7

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Jack Tarner from Owasso, Ok, who owns and races a 1978 Mercury Zephyr Z-7 (and a Dodge Viper). How did you get into drag racing? Began going with my dad in the late 60s. Got interested in it with my own car in the high school drags (1980), and have been doing it on and off since. When and where was your first... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Thursday, May 2, 2019

Car of the Week: Ryan Markham's 1989 Ford Mustang coupe

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Ryan Markham from West Frankfort, Illinois, who owns and races a 1989 Ford Mustang coupe. How did you get into drag racing? My brother Ian told me about a dragstrip down the road from where we lived. I was 17 years old and bought my very first vehicle with the money I saved up. Me and a few friends went out there... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Thursday, May 2, 2019

Car of the Week: Lauren Lockhart's '67 Chevy II Nova SS

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Lauren Lockhart from Sedalia, Ketucky, who owns and races a '67 Chevy II Nova SS. How did you get into drag racing? Through my boyfriend (now husband). When and where was your first drag race? April 9th, 2011 in Gleason, TN What model/year do you race now? '67 Chevy II Nova SS Does your car... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Friday, April 26, 2019

Car of the Week: Kyle Bigley's 2002 MPR built Super Stock Firebird

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring BTE-sponsored driver Kyle Bigley from New Jersey, who owns and races a 2002 MPR built Super Stock Firebird. How did you get into drag racing? My father got me into it. When and where was your first drag race? Started at 10 years old in a half-scale junior dragster. First ever pass was at Englishtown... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Car of the Week: Jared Pennington's 1972 Chevrolet Nova

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Jared ‘Big Jed’ Pennington from Fultondale, Alabama, who owns and races a 1972 Chevrolet Nova. How did you get into drag racing? My dad got me started at the age of 13. When and where was your first drag race? Lassiter Mountain Dragway in 1984 What model/year do you race now? 1972 Chevrolet... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Thursday, April 11, 2019

Car(s) of the Week: Philip Cromer's 1970 Nova & 1990 Nova

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Philip Cromer from Kentucky, who owns and races a 1970 Nova and a 1990 Nova. How did you get into drag racing? Thanks to my dad. When and where was your first drag race? 1992 in Clay City, Kentucky What model/year do you race now? A 1970 Nova and a 1990 Nova. Does your car have a nickname? No.... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Car of the Week: Mark Rapp's 1970 Nostalgia Pro Stock Nova

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Mark Rapp from SoCal (soon moving to Prosper, Texas), who owns and races a 1970 Nostalgia Pro Stock Nova. How did you get into drag racing? When I was about 7 years old, we had neighbors move in that raced drag boats, and down the street was a Super Stock racer and they both let me hang out and watch. I've been... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Monday, April 1, 2019

Car of the Week: Keith Morton's 1986 Ford Mustang

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Keith Morton from Hope, Arkansas, who owns and races a 1986 Ford Mustang. How did you get into drag racing? My girlfriend (now wife) worked front gate at my local track. I started going all the time and had to have a car of my own! When and where was your first drag race? May 4th, 2013 at Prescott Raceway ... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Friday, March 22, 2019

Car of the Week: Scott Wallace's 1978 Chevy Malibu

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Scott Wallace from Grand Prairie, Texas, who owns and races a 1978 Chevy Malibu.  How did you get into drag racing? My dad, uncles, brothers and brother-in-law all race and got me into it. Where was your first drag race? At the now-closed Texas Raceway in Kennedale.   What model/year do you race... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Car of the Week: Robert High's 1996 Camaro Z28

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Robert High from Mayfield, Kentucky, who owns and races a 1996 Camaro Z28. How did you get into drag racing? It’s always been in my blood from a young age. When and where was your first drag race? Sikeston, MO. Late 1980’s. What model/year do you race now? 1996 Camaro Z28 Does your car... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Car of the Week: Tim Walker's 1972 Chevrolet Nova

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Tim Walker from Grand Prairie, Texas, who owns and races a 1972 Chevrolet Nova. How did you get into drag racing? My dad was a drag racer. When and where was your first drag race? Texas Raceway in Kennedale, TX. What model/year do you race now? 1972 Chevrolet Nova Does your car have a nickname? No.... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Car of the Week: Sean Stearns' 1978 Chevrolet Malibu

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Sean Stearns from Owasso, Oklahoma, who owns and races a 1978 Chevrolet Malibu. How did you get into drag racing? My family has always been a car family. When and where was your first drag race? 1992 in Tulsa, Oklahoma.  What model/year do you race now? 1978 Chevrolet Malibu Does your car have a... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Car of the Week: Greg Kildow's 1965 Chevy Malibu Station Wagon

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 Greg Kildow from Benton, Kentucky, who owns and races a 1965 Chevy Malibu Station Wagon. How did you get into drag racing? My cousin and I started racing a 1967 GTX in 1985 at Sikeston. When and where was your first race? The first race I actually drove the car was in Newport, AR in ‘85. What model/year do you... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Car of the Week: Jason Wicker's 1971 Chevy Nova

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Jason Wicker from Clayton, North Carolina, who owns and races a 1971 Chevy Nova. How did you get into drag racing? My dad got me involved. When and where was your first drag race? Benson Dragstrip in 1993 What model/year do you race now? 1971 Chevy Nova Does your car have a nickname? Little Haywire... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Car of the Week: Logan Martin's 1971 Ford Maverick

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 Logan Martin from Waynesboro, Virginia, who owns and races a 1971 Ford Maverick. How did you get into drag racing? My dad has been drag racing since I was a toddler so I grew up around it. When and where was your first race? When I was 7 years old, I raced a Junior dragster at Eastside Speedway. What model/year do you... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Car of the Week: Jim Saunders' 1991 Ford Mustang GT

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 Jim Saunders from Virginia, who owns and races a 1991 Ford Mustang GT. How did you get into drag racing? Went to a drag race in 1983 with my boss at Maryland International Raceway and was “bitten by the bug” right away! When and where was your first race? Maryland International Raceway in Budds Creek,... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Monday, January 14, 2019

Car of the Week: Afton Swanson's 2015 Spitzer Top 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 Afton Swanson from Denver, Iowa, who owns and races a 2015 Spitzer Top Dragster. How did you get into drag racing? My dad took me to Jr. drag racing at the local track (North Iowa Dragway). When and where was your first race? North Iowa Dragway, formerly Humboldt County Dragway, in June 2000.  What model/year do... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Monday, January 7, 2019

Car of the Week: Shane Braxton's 1988 Ford Mustang

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 Shane Braxton from Scranton, South Carolina, who owns and races a 1988 Ford Mustang. How did you get into drag racing? My dad has been racing since before I was born. I grew up around it and always have enjoyed racing. Where was your first race? Darlington Dragway in Hartsville, SC What model/year do you race now? ... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Thursday, December 20, 2018

Car of the Week: Jeff Ferguson's Chevrolet Chevy II 1965

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 Jeff Ferguson from Olive Branch, Mississippi, who owns and races a Chevrolet Chevy II 1965. How did you get into drag racing? I discovered Lakeland Dragstrip as a teenager—the last 3 years they were open ‘77-’79. I’ve been hooked ever since. When and where was your first race? Around 1980 in Blue... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Friday, November 30, 2018

Car of the Week: John Molyneux's 1972 Chevy Nova

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 John Molyneux from East Brunswick, New Jersey, who owns and races a 1972 Chevy Nova. How did you get into drag racing? My dad would always bring me to the Summer Nationals at Raceway Park in Englishtown, New Jersey. When was your first race? Some time around 1985. What model/year do you race now? 1972 Chevy Nova. I... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Thursday, November 29, 2018

Car of the Week: Brad Eglian's 1994 Chevy Lumina Z34

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 Brad Eglian from Alexandria, Kentucky, who owns and races a 1994 Chevrolet Lumina Z34. How did you get into drag racing? Both sides in my family raced so I was born into racing—it's in my blood. When and where was your first race? First time I went down a track was in 1996 and in my 1985 Cadillac Coupe de Ville.... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Monday, November 19, 2018

Car of the Week: Mike Tali's 2001 Chevy S10

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 Mike Tali from Zephyrhills, Florida, who owns and races a 2001 Chevy S10. How did you get into drag racing? I grew up in the Detroit-area in the 60s and 70s. It was a must to be into drag racing and muscle cars. Where was your first race? I first raced at Lakeland Dragstrip in Lakeland, Florida. What model/year do you... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Monday, November 19, 2018

Car of the Week: Tommy Barbero's 1978 Chevy Malibu

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 Tommy Barbero from Wentzville, Missouri, who owns and races a 1978 Chevy Malibu. How did you get into drag racing? Friends and family. When and where was your first race? Gateway International Raceway at Madison, IL in 1992. Ran 17.50 second in a ‘78 Malibu—but not the same one I have now. What model/year... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Car of the Week: Eric Baysinger's 1970 Chevy Nova

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 Eric Baysinger from Gillete, Wyoming, who owns and races a 1970 Chevy Nova. How did you get into drag racing? My dad. Where was your first race? Sturgis Dragway What model/year do you race now? 1970 Chevy Nova Does your car have a nickname? No. What's under the hood? 565 Reher Morrison nitrous motor... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Thursday, October 25, 2018

Car of the Week: Brody Quick's 1967 Camaro

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 Brody Quick from Hanceville, Alabama, who owns and races a 1967 Camaro. How did you get into drag racing? My dad has bracket raced for years. I was always at the track growing up and knew I wanted to be making laps. Got my first junior dragster and it just grew from there. When and where was your first race? Sometime in... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Thursday, October 4, 2018

Car of the Week: Lance White's 1989 Ford Mustang

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 Lance White from Laurel, Delaware, who owns and races a 1989 Ford Mustang .    How did you get into drag racing? My oldest brother loves hot rods and I followed right along with him.   When and where was your first race? US 13 Dragway , Delmar, Delaware, 1996   What model/year do you... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Monday, June 25, 2018

Car of the Week: Logan Sheffer's 1970 Monte Carlo

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 Logan Sheffer from Barlow, Kentucky who owns and races a 1970 Monte Carlo.   How did you get into drag racing? My family has been racing for over 30 years.   When and where was your first race? In Gleason, Tennessee when I was 10 years old   What model/year do you race now? 1970... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Car of the Week: Brian Spear's 1937 Ford Roadster

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. This week we are featuring  Brian Spears from Newburgh, Indiana who drives one of the older race cars we’ve written about, a 1937 Ford Roadster.   How did you get into drag racing? My dad raced a 1970 Nova my entire childhood so every Saturday was spent at the race track.   Where do you live? Newburgh, Indiana ... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Car of the Week: Big Ray Salyers' 1971 El Camino

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 come to you from Xenia, Ohio where Big Ray Salyers races his 1971 El Camino.   How did you get into drag racing? I grew up in the suburbs of Dayton Ohio in the 60s and 70s where fast cars were everywhere and I lived only a few miles from Kil-Kare Dragway . I had to have a fast car when I turned 16 so in 1976 I bought a 1964 Chevy II... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Car of the Week: Steven Payne's 1970 Holden HT ute

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.  Not all of our customers come from the North American continent—in fact, we're proud to have customers all the way out in Australia ! We're excited to share today's 1 970 Holden HT ute, driven by Steven Payne, from all the way out in  Jabiru, in Australia's Northern Territory.   How did you get into drag... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Car of the Week: Craig Moar's 1984 Buick Regal

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 an Australian from Perth who races a 1984 Buick Regal that won the title of fastest Buick at Hot Rod Magazine’s Drag Week 2017 .   How did you get into drag racing? I got into drag racing due to a love of going fast as a kid. Once I got my licence I started racing my daily driver and I just got faster from... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Car of the Week: Michael Braddock's 1979 Chevy Camaro

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 a 1979 Chevy Camaro from owner/driver Michael Braddock, hailing from Kelton, Texas. You can find him and his family racing every other weekend at either at Sayre Street Races in the small Western Oklahoma town of Sayre or at Amarillo Dragway in Amarillo Texas.   How did you get into drag racing? My dad always had... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Car of the Week: John Molyneux's 1972 Chevy Nova

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 a 1972 Chevy Nova from owner/driver John Molyneux, hailing from East Brunswick, NJ.   How did you get into drag racing? My interest in drag racing stemmed from my first trip with my Dad to summer nationals at Raceway Park back in 1973 From that point I was a huge fan of Jungle Jim Liberman and Jungle Pam . ... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Car of the Week: Newlywed Edition featuring Michelle and Jake

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. This week we are reaturing recent newlyweds Michelle and Jake from Lavon, Texas, who both got their love of racing from the fathers.   Racers names: Michelle Riedel and Jake Howard   Location: Lavon, Texas   Where did you first meet? It all started with a Facebook friend request since we were both racers. Then we... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Car of the Week: Billy Fuller's 1972 Plymouth Duster

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 a 1972 Plymouth Duster from owner/driver Billy Fuller, Jr. hailing from Brandon, MS.   How did you get into drag racing? I was born into drag racing.   Where do you live? Brandon, MS   When and where was your first race? My first race was in... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Car of the Week: Couples Edition featuring Steve and Nanette Place

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. This week we are featuring another one of our racing couples, Steve and Nanette Place, a husband and wife team from Springdale, Arkansas who race a 1992 Corvette.   Racers names: Steve and Nanette Place   Location: Springdale, Arkansas   Where did you first meet? We met in a martial arts class.   Who raced... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Car of the Week: Greg Pharr’s 1969 Mustang Fastback

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 a 1969 Mustang Fastback from owner/driver Greg Parr, hailing from New Orleans, LA.   When and where was your first race? I first raced my Mustang in September of 1990.   What model/year do you race now? My Mustang is a 1969 fastback that first ran 12.70's way back when at Gulfport Dragway , and over... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Car of the Week: Couples Edition featuring Larry and Anne Whitty

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. We are continuing with our couples edition this month and today we are featuring Larry and Anne Whitty, a husband and wife team from Ottawa, Canada that drive a 1964 Chevy Nova II.   Racers' names: Larry and Anne Whitty   Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada   Where did you first meet? At a friend’s house. ... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Car of the Week: Couples Edition featuring Greg and Dana Dillman

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. In honor of Valentine’s and the month of love, we're featuring couples who loves to race together. Meet Greg and Dana Dillman, a husband and wife team from Greenwood, Indiana.   Racers names: Greg and Dana Dillman   Location: Greenwood, Indiana   Where did you first meet? We met in high school when I was 15... Read More
Posted by Amber Ambrose at Tuesday, February 20, 2018