BTE Car of the Week: Kevin Warren's 1972 Chevrolet Nova

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Car of the Week: Kevin Warren's 1972 Chevrolet Nova

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 Kevin Warren from Milan,Tennessee, who owns and races a 1972 Chevrolet Nova.

How did you get interested in drag racing?
My father

When and where was your first drag race?
Jackson Dragway in Jackson, TN. 

What model/year do you race now? Any special features?
1972 Chevrolet Nova

Does your car have a nickname?
Shadow

What's under the hood?
355 small block 

Which BTE Racing products do you use in your vehicle?
Torque converter 

Why do you use BTE? How has BTE helped you improve your racing?
I’ve never had an issue with BTE. It's always consistent when leaving the line. It has never let me down.

Describe BTE Racing in 3 words.
The very best 

Who is a drag racer you look up to?
My father Harry, because without him I would’ve never gotten into the sport.

If money were no object, what would your dream car be?
I have my dream car already. This was my dads and his best friend's car, so it holds a lot of sentimental value to me. I lost my father and great friend, TC. Tomlin and now thanks to my wife I was able to buy the car, which I raced 20 years ago. Now I have them with me everytime I'm in the car.

What is your proudest drag racing moment?
Winning in my dads and TC's car with my family there to support me after not racing it for 20 years.

Why do you race?
The challenge and the family atmosphere. 

What is your biggest challenge as a driver?
The reaction time

 

 

Posted by BTE Racing at 11:56 AM