BTE Racing Car of the Week: 1972 Chevrolet Nova

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?

What's under the hood?
512 ci Morgan & Son built

Which BTE Racing products do you use in your vehicle?
10in converter

Why do you use BTE?
Good product and good customer service.

Do you have any stories about how BTE helped you improve your racing?
I order a nitrous converter and it was perfect the first time for my application and as you can see the 60 fts are great.

A drag racer you look up to?
Bud Morgan at Morgan & Son racing engines.

If money were no object, what would you drive?
Pro Mod Corvette

What is your pre-race ritual (if you have one)?
Rock ‘n’ roll and have fun.

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