Car of the Week: Tim Richard's 2010 Joe Monden Monoshock Top Dragster

Car of the Week: Tim Richard's 2010 Joe Monden Monoshock Top Dragster

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 Tim Richard and his 2010 Joe Monden Monoshock Top Dragster. Tim hails from from Winnipeg, Manitoba in Canada.

How did you get into drag racing?
I started racing in 1989. A friend took me to drag race and after that, I was hooked. 
 
Where was your first race?
I started at my home track, the Gimli Motorsports Park in Manitoba, Canada.
 
What model/year do you race now?
My car is a 2010 Joe Monden Monoshock Top Dragster.
 
What's under the hood?
My car is powered by a 565 Big Block Chevy with a F-2 Procharger. All are maintained by Dragmart Performance in Winnipeg.
 
Which BTE products do you use in your vehicle?
I have a 10-inch converter and a Top Dragster Shorty Powerglide from BTE.
 
Someone you look up to in racing?
One of my favorite racers is Jeg Coughlin.
 
If money were no object, what would you drive?
If money were no object, I think Top Sportsman and Top Dragster would be my wish.
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