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Car of the Week: John Molyneux's 1972 Chevy Nova
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 a 1972 Chevy Nova from owner/driver John Molyneux, hailing from East Brunswick, NJ.
How did you get into drag racing?
My interest in drag racing stemmed from my first trip with my Dad to summer nationals at
back in 1973 From that point I was a huge fan of
Jungle Jim Liberman
Where do you live?
East Brunswick, NJ
When and where was your first race?
Old Bridge Township Raceway Park in Englishtown, NJ
What model/year do you race now?
A 1972 Chevy Nova
Does your car have a nickname?
What's under the hood?
A small block Chevy
Which BTE products do you use in your vehicle?
BTE torque converter
and BTE custom made low first gear sets
Why do you use BTE?
You can’t beat their products or their customer service.
Someone you look up to in racing?
Dale Earnhardt, Sr.
If money were no object, what would you drive?
What I drive now, a 1972 Chevy Nova, just with more power.
What is your pre-race ritual (if you have one)?
I set the air pressure in the back tires, LOL.
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BTE Car of the Week
1972 Chevy Nova
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