BTE Car of the Week: Dewayne May's 1985 Chevy S-10

Car of the Week: Dewayne May's 1985 Chevy S-10

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Dewayne May from Heinrich, KY, who owns and races a 1985 Chevy S-10.

How did you get into drag racing?
Going with my dad

Where was your first drag race?
Knoxville Dragway 

What model/year do you race now?
1985 S-10 

Does your car have a nickname?
Not really 

What's under the hood?
Hinkel performance 383 

Which BTE Racing products do you use in your vehicle?
Converter

Why do you use BTE?
Good service and tech advice. I won on my second time out with my new torque converter! My car gets a more consistent 60’ and better E.T. 

Do you have any stories about how BTE helped you improve your racing?
Called into the shop and got great information and parts suggestions

A drag racer you look up to?
Too many to list, but a lot of thanks to my brother (who is also a BTE customer) 

If money were no object, what would you drive?
I would probably keep my little truck but make it a little faster lol.

What is your pre-race ritual (if you have one)?
Taking time to calm down. 

 

 

Posted by Amber Ambrose at 8:28 AM