Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Robert Woods from Kansas City, Kansas, who owns and races a ‘64 Chevy II SS.
How did you get into drag racing?
My neighbor took me to my first drag race and from there I was hooked.
Where was your first drag race?
Lawrence Drag Strip in Lawrence, Kansas.
What model/year do you race now?
1964 Chevy II SS
Does your car have a nickname?
What's under the hood?
460 BBC, 671 GMC Blower
Which BTE Racing products do you use in your vehicle?
Powerglide and 4500 stall converter
Why do you use BTE?
Do you have any stories about how BTE helped you improve your racing?
Improved the 60 ft time from 157 to 148
A drag racer you look up to?
All of my racing peers
If money were no object, what would you drive?
Nostalgia funny car
What is your pre-race ritual (if you have one)?
Check to make sure my belts are on tight.