BTE Car of the Week: Kenny Propst's 2015 American Dragster

Car of the Week: Kenny Propst's 2015 American Dragster

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series! 

This is where we feature our loyal customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Kenny Propst from Houston, Texas, who owns and races a 2015 American Dragster.

How did you get interested in drag racing?
My stepdad drove Top Fuel Funny Car.

When and where was your first drag race?
First competitive race was 2016 at Northstar Dragway in Sanger, TX. 

What model/year do you race now? Any special features?
2015 American Dragster and 2011 TNT Dragster 

Does your car have a nickname?
American is named Roxy; TNT is yet to be determined 

What's under the hood?
American aluminum bbc 582 , TNT bbc 632 18° big duke

Which BTE Racing products do you use in your vehicle?
Everything but the case is BTE in American, including a billet valve body. Also have a complete spare that was built identical (except for case).

Why do you use BTE? How has BTE helped you improve your racing?
Proven products that have been around for a long time. BTE customer service helped us at a race in Rockingham.  

Describe BTE Racing in 3 words.
Great racing company 

Who is a drag racer you look up to?
Too many of them to list, the really good ones all have different qualities to their driving. 

If money were no object, what would your dream car be?
Top Fuel dragster 

What is your proudest drag racing moment?
Couple finals

Why do you race?
Because I love it! Definitely not to pay my bills. Lol.

What is your biggest challenge as a driver?
Staying consistent. 

 

 

Posted by Amber Ambrose at 10:00 AM