Car of the Week: Mike Simons' 1967 Ford Fairlane 500

Car of the Week: Mike Simons' 1967 Ford Fairlane 500

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.  Let us introduce you to Mike Simons of MN and his 1967 Ford Fairlane 500.

How did you get into drag racing?
Tried drag racing just to see what my car would do. It snowballed from there.

When and where was your first race?
About seven years ago at Brainerd International Raceway.

What model/year do you race now?
1967 Ford Fairlane 500

What's under the hood?
302 Ford

Which BTE products do you use in your vehicle?
Currently not using any BTE products, but I am building a new car.

Someone you look up to in racing?
The older guys

If money were no object, what would you drive?
A ’69 mustang in super stock

Posted by Amber Ambrose at 9:28 AM