Car of the Week: Johnny Shelton's 1972 Chevrolet Chevelle

Car of the Week: Johnny Shelton's 1972 Chevrolet Chevelle

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, it’s all about ​Johnny Shelton of Clio, Michigan and his 1972 Chevrolet Chevelle.

How did you get into drag racing?
My family got me into racing.

When and where was your first race?
Lapeer Dragway

What model/year do you race now?
1972 Chevrolet Chevelle

Does your car have a nickname?
Underdog

What's under the hood?
632 Big Chief motor

Which BTE products do you use in your vehicle?
A powerglide transmission and bolt together converter

Someone you look up to in racing?
John Force

If money were no object, what would you drive?
I would drive anything fast!

Posted by Amber Ambrose at 2:32 PM