Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Don Nelson from Greensboro, NC, who owns and races a 1967 Ford Dyno.
How did you get into drag racing?
I’ve been a fan all my life. My dad took us when we were young, as far back as 1963.
When and where was your first race?
My first race was in 1973.
What model/year do you race now?
1967 Ford Dyno
Does your car have a nickname?
What's under the hood?
Which BTE products do you use in your vehicle?
I swear by their converters.
Why do you use BTE?
Good parts & good people.
Do you have any stories about how BTE helped you improve your racing?
Always helps the car leave on time.
Someone you look up to in racing?
If money were no object, what would you drive?
I’m already driving it!
What is your pre-race ritual (if you have one)?
Always do everything the same, whether I’m winning or losing.