BTE Car of the Week: Gary Whitford Jr's 1969 Camaro Z/28

Car of the Week: Gary Whitford Jr's 1969 Camaro Z/28

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 Gary Whitford Jr. from Hurst, TX, who owns and races a 1969 Camaro Z/28.

How did you get interested in drag racing?
My Father

When and where was your first drag race?
Age 15 at Texas Raceway 

What model/year do you race now? Any special features?
1969 Camaro Z/28

Does your car have a nickname?
The Show

What's under the hood?
Blown 540 BBC

Which BTE Racing products do you use in your vehicle?
Top Sportsman Powerglide

Why do you use BTE? How has BTE helped you improve your racing?
Quality, performance and continued reliability. 

Describe BTE Racing in 3 words.
Best Transmission Ever

Who is a drag racer you look up to?
Steve Fast

If money were no object, what would your dream car be?
'69 Camaro pro mod

What is your proudest drag racing moment?
Racing in Outlaw Armageddon 

Why do you race?
Love Racing

What is your biggest challenge as a driver?
Trying to control this monster

 

Posted by Amber Ambrose at 11:36 AM