Car of the Week: Scott Pareso's 1923 Altered T-Bucket
Welcome to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series, where we feature our loyal customers and drag racing fans, and the cars (and trucks) they love to race. Today we're featuring Scott Pareso from Brighton, CO, who owns and races a 1923 Altered T-Bucket.
How did you get interested in drag racing?
When and where was your first drag race?
My 16th birthday at Bandimere Speedway
What model/year do you race now? Any special features?
1923 Altered T-Bucket. 540 twin turbo EFI. One of the few turbo EFI altereds running.
Does your car have a nickname?
What's under the hood?
540 BBC with Dart block, Proline Heads, Twin BW S475 turbos with Precision WG and blow off valves, and Holley Dominator EFI
Which BTE Racing products do you use in your vehicle?
Top Sportsman Glide
Why do you use BTE? How has BTE helped you improve your racing?
Bullet-proof and complete system that works together. Went through several transmissions that would break different parts.
Describe BTE Racing in 3 words.
Great customer service
Who is a drag racer you look up to?
My dad, Dave Pareso.
If money were no object, what would your dream car be?
Twin turbo Hemi altered/ funny car transformer
What is your proudest drag racing moment?
Winning Division 5 high school championship in 1991
Why do you race?
Great family fun
What is your biggest challenge as a driver?
Dealing with tire shake as we learn the car
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