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 Dalton Lummus from China, TX, who owns and races a 1966 Chevy Nova II.
How did you get interested in drag racing?
My mom and dad both raced
When and where was your first drag race?
Houston raceway park, 2010
What model/year do you race now? Any special features?
1966 Chevy Nova II
Does your car have a nickname?
What's under the hood?
Which BTE Racing products do you use in your vehicle?
BTE Top Sportsman Powerglide
Why do you use BTE? How has BTE helped you improve your racing?
Customer service with awesome and realizable products
Describe BTE Racing in 3 words.
Unbeatable performance parts
Who is a drag racer you look up to?
Jeg Coughlin Jr.
If money were no object, what would your dream car be?
The car I drive now, but updated with the best parts money can buy
What is your proudest drag racing moment?
Winning my first race in the Chevy II
Why do you race?
To win my entry fee back and hopefully more
What is your biggest challenge as a driver?
I would have to say driving the finish line against 4.50 or faster dragsters is my biggest challenge