Car of the Week: Niquez Albritton's 1968 Chevy Nova

Car of the Week: Niquez Albritton's 1968 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, it’s all about Niquez Albritton and his 1968 Chevy Nova from Snow Hill, NC.

How did you get into drag racing?

My grandfather has been racing since the late 70s, and it’s in my blood.

When and where was your first race?

Carolina Powerfest at Fayetteville Motorsports Park, a 3 day event

What model/year do you race now?

1968 Chevrolet Nova

Does your car have a nickname?


What's under the hood?

454 Big Block Chevy, Cast Iron Oval Port Heads, Venolia Pistons, Edlebrock Intake System, Comp Cams Internals

Which BTE products do you use in your vehicle?

Currently using a BTE 9" race converter

Someone you look up to in racing?

I look up to a great bracket racer by the name of Johnny Albritton (my grandfather).

If money were no object, what would you drive?

Larry Larson 66" Nova Drag Week Car

What is your pre-race ritual (if you have one)?

Sit in my car, just close my eyes and read my God speed prayer sticker.

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