Car of the Week: Rodney Taylor's 1985 Camaro Z28

Welcome back to the BTE Racing Car of the Week series! We’re excited to feature more loyal customers and drag racing fans. Today, we're highlighting Rodney Taylor from Greenville, MS who races a 1985 Z28 Camaro.

Why do you race?

I really just enjoy fast cars and open headers.

How did you get interested in drag racing?

I had friends with race cars that I would go to the track to watch.

When and where was your first drag race?

Greenville, MS in the early ’90s

What's under the hood?

540 BBC with F2 pro charger

Which BTE Racing products do you use in your vehicle?

Torque converter

Why do you use BTE? How has BTE helped you improve your racing?

You’re great to do business with. Very helpful.

Who is a drag racer you look up to?

Kenny Bernstein


That’s a tough one. This is the car I’ve wanted to build for about 30 years. It would probably be a custom build of some sort.

What's your biggest challenge as a driver?

Keeping up with all the new technology.

Posted byBTE Racingat 3:00 PM