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 Brent Lancaster from Fort Worth, Texas, who owns and races a 1970 Chevy Nova.
How did you get interested in drag racing?
My grandpa and dad.
When and where was your first drag race?
Kennedale, TX in 2009
What model/year do you race now? Any special features?
1970 Nova bracket car
Does your car have a nickname?
What's under the hood?
601 Rudd racing engines BBC
Which BTE Racing products do you use in your vehicle?
Transmission and converter
Why do you use BTE? How has BTE helped you improve your racing?
I use BTE because Mr Wendell’s Motorsports got us connected. They’ve turned my program completely around and made it such a good working car.
Describe BTE Racing in 3 words.
Friendly, Loyal, Dedicated
Who is a drag racer you look up to?
Every single one of them. They all give so much and spend so much time to make this sport better!
If money were no object, what would your dream car be?
1955 Chevy completely stock
What is your proudest drag racing moment?
Winning two championships the year after my dad passed away was magical.
Why do you race?
Because it’s my passion and because I carry on the legacy of my dad and grandfather.
What is your biggest challenge as a driver?
Driving the stripe.