Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our loyal customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Brandon Michaels from Bel Air, MD, who owns and races a 2000 Chevy Camaro SS.
How did you get interested in drag racing?
Going with friends to Cecil County Dragway on a random Friday night.
When and where was your first drag race?
Cecil County Dragway 2005
What model/year do you race now? Any special features?
2000 Chevy Camaro SS heads/cam LS1
Does your car have a nickname?
What's under the hood?
Factory 5.7 ls1 with heads and camshaft
Which BTE Racing products do you use in your vehicle?
TH400 transmission and 8" torque converter
Why do you use BTE? How has BTE helped you improve your racing?
BTE is great to work with and their transmission/converter helped my racing program consistency.
Describe BTE Racing in 3 words.
Top Notch Crew
Who is a drag racer you look up to?
If money were no object, what would your dream car be?
2002 Trans Am Stock Eliminator Car
What is your proudest drag racing moment?
Every win light I light up!
Why do you race?
For the competition and the racing family
What is your biggest challenge as a driver?
Competing with such talented drivers for 15+hrs a day every weekend