Car of the Week: Dewayne Martin's 1972 Chevy Nova

Car of the Week: Dewayne Martin's 1972 Chevy Nova

Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature BTE customers and fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to drive and race. Today, it’s all about Dewayne Martin in Warrior, AL and his 1972 Chevy Nova.



How did you get into drag racing? 

My boss (Bill Cone) in my first full time job raced & went to the track with him.


When and where was your first race? 

Lassiter Mountain (1982)


What model/year do you race now? 

1972 Chevy Nova        


What's under the hood? 

406 SBC


Which BTE products do you use in your vehicle? 

Why do you use BTE? 

Great customer service from my hero Bryan Robinson.


Someone you look up to in racing? 

My brother who is always there to help.


If money were no object, what would you drive? 

My Nova, it’s all about the door car.


What is your pre-race ritual (if you have one)?

Make sure everything: race car, truck & trailer are clean before going.

Posted by Brandon Barrentine at 3:59 PM