BTE Car of the Week: Eric Jacobs' 1994 Mustang

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Car of the Week: Eric Jacobs' 1994 Mustang

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 Eric Jacobs from Kernersville NC, who owns and races a 1994 Mustang.

How did you get interested in drag racing?
My father

When and where was your first drag race?
Thunder Valley Dragway, Red Spring, NC

What model/year do you race now? Any special features?
1994 Mustang

Does your car have a nickname?
Heartless

What's under the hood?
Small Block Ford

Which BTE Racing products do you use in your vehicle?
Used to run BTE trans case

Why do you use BTE? How has BTE helped you improve your racing?
I chose them because of the quality of their products. Helped with the longevity of the transmission.

Describe BTE Racing in 3 words.
Very well built

Who is a drag racer you look up to?
John Force

If money were no object, what would your dream car be?
67 GT500

What is your proudest drag racing moment?
The day I made my first pass.

Why do you race?
For the thrill, since I am no longer in the Army jumping out of airplanes in the 82nd Airborne!

What is your biggest challenge as a driver?
Staying calm 

 

Posted by Amber Ambrose at 10:26 AM