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

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.
 
Who raced first?
Larry raced first as a crew chief on a boat race team.
 
Which car(s) do you drive (make/model/year)?
The Whittys drive a 1964 Chevy Nova II.
 
What's under the hood?
A 355 SBC engine with a 671 TBS Blower.
 
How did you find out about BTE?
We were made aware of BTE through a lot of racers at Luskville Dragway.
 
How do you race together?
Larry drives, while Anne is the crew chief.
 
How do you complement each other while racing?
Anne keeps me in line while I’m racing and and helps dial-in the car.
 
Do you share the pot when one of you wins?
Most of the prize money goes to the race team, but Anne is part of that team, so she gets some as well.
 
What's your strategy for staying a team? How do you support each other, win or lose?
Anne has been with me 40 years and she just does so much.
Posted by Amber Ambrose at 10:30 AM