BTE Car of the Week: Chris Kaarsberg's 1977 Holden Torana

Car of the Week: Chris Kaarsberg's 1977 Holden Torana

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 Chris Kaarsberg from Warwick, Queensland, Australia, who owns and races a 1977 Holden Torana.

How did you get interested in drag racing?
Always been into cars.

When and where was your first drag race?
Late 80s on the back roads around town. 

What model/year do you race now? Any special features?
1977 Holden Torana 

Does your car have a nickname?

What's under the hood?
Twin turbo 388ci ls

Which BTE Racing products do you use in your vehicle?
Gearbox and converter, so far. 

Why do you use BTE? How has BTE helped you improve your racing?
Because they’re great products, and even better people. 

Describe BTE Racing in 3 words.
Best products ever! 

Who is a drag racer you look up to?
Everybody in the sport.

If money were no object, what would your dream car be?
Still my Torana. 

What is your proudest drag racing moment?
Winning super street at the winternation. 

Why do you race?
For fun.

What is your biggest challenge as a driver?
Tuning the car.

Posted by Amber Ambrose at 11:26 AM