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RACING: NASCAR headlines Street Car Showdown at BIR this weekend


NASCAR is coming to Brainerd International Raceway this weekend, highlighting three days of racing action during the fourth annual Street Car Showdown.

New this year to BIR’s lineup, the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West is a 50-lap, 125-mile race Saturday on BIR’s challenging 2.5-mile, 13-turn Competition Road Course. An hour-long practice session is Saturday morning, followed by qualifying at 1:45 p.m. and the race at 4:30 p.m. NASCAR races rain or shine.

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