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 Roy Santosky from Copperas Cove, Texas, who owns and races a 2006 Mustang GT.
How did you get into drag racing?
I started out dirt track racing and then changed over to drag racing.
When and where was your first race?
February 2018 at Little River Dragway in Holland, TX.
What model/year do you race now?
2006 Mustang GT
Does your car have a nickname?
What's under the hood?
4.6 V8 3-valve
Which BTE products do you use in your vehicle?
Cold air intake
Why do you use BTE?
It's a good product at an affordable price.
Do you have any stories about how BTE helped you improve your racing?
Not yet, but I look forward to increasing my power. I’m now in the IHRA and looking to keep moving up.
Someone you look up to in racing?
Big Daddy Garland
If money were no object, what would you drive?
Top fuel dragster
What is your pre-race ritual (if you have one)?
I have boots I only wear when racing and I don’t shave on race day.