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August 17, 2018
NHRA Photo Minnesota's home-grown Summit Racing team of Greg Anderson (Duluth) and Jason Line (Wright) look to defend home turf when the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals rolls into Brainerd International Raceway.
NHRA: Anderson, Line having odd seasons in Pro Stock
August 17, 2018 - 10:00am
Chaplin Russ Elzy, Racers for Christ, mingles among the racers Wednesday, Aug. 16, at Brainerd International Raceway. A racer himself, he moves from car to car offering his support  to the racers. He remembers the old days at Brainerd International Raceway, which is now celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
50 years of family: Racers, spectators celebrate brotherhood at BIR's 50th anniversary
August 17, 2018 - 5:00am
August 16, 2018
Courtney Force and the Advanced Auto Parts Chevy Camaro SS team will rev into action Aug. 17-29 at Brainerd International Raceway for the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals. Submitted photo / NHRA
NHRA: Courtney Force hoping to mimic her dad's success at BIR
August 16, 2018 - 2:00pm
August 15, 2018
NHRA: NHRA's hottest driver hoping to get hotter at BIR
August 15, 2018 - 2:00pm
August 14, 2018
Jerry Savoie waits to speed down a drag strip earlier this season. The NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle driver will attempt to defend his title Friday through Sunday Aug. 17-19 when the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals hits Brainerd International Raceway. NHRA Photo
NHRA: Savoie ready to regain winning ways at BIR
August 14, 2018 - 3:00pm
Former Brainerd International Raceway General Manager Dick Roe (left), former Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey and former BIR owner Jerry Hansen show a photo of the track in 1975. Submitted photo
Racing: Roe reflects on key events while general manager at BIR
August 14, 2018 - 8:00am
August 13, 2018
Leah Pritchett
NHRA: Pritchett looking for another near-perfect BIR
August 13, 2018 - 1:08pm
Stock Car Racing: Good luck motors Kendall to victory at NCS
August 13, 2018 - 4:30am
August 12, 2018
NASCAR Cup Series driver Kevin Harvick reacts after winning the Consumers Energy 400 at Michigan International Speedway on Sunday, Aug. 12. Mike DiNovo / USA TODAY Sports
Harvick prevails at Consumers Energy 400 for seventh victory
August 12, 2018 - 6:10pm
August 10, 2018
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Motorsports: Thunder at the Lakes brings country's top sportsman drag racers to BIR
August 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
August 6, 2018
Donald Trump listens as NASCAR CEO Brian France speaks at a campaign rally at Valdosta State University in Valdosta, Ga., on February 29, 2016. Philip Sears / Reuters file photo
NASCAR chairman France arrested on DWI, drug charges
August 6, 2018 - 3:00pm
August 5, 2018
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series driver Chase Elliott (9) celebrates a win during the Go Bowling at The Glen at Watkins Glen International. Mandatory Credit: Timothy T. Ludwig-USA TODAY Sports
Elliott claims first career Cup win, holds off Truex at Watkins Glen
August 5, 2018 - 5:43pm
July 30, 2018
Stock Car Racing: Holtquist family tops Mod 4s
July 30, 2018 - 8:29am
July 23, 2018
AJ Viehauser (26V), Josh Beaulieu (22B), Luke Hines (17) and Justin Jones (69) race Saturday, July 21, in a Modified heat at North Central Speedway in Barrows. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Stock Car Racing: Fletcher, Virkus running hot at North Central Speedway
July 23, 2018 - 3:00am
July 22, 2018
Harvick prevails in New Hampshire for 6th win of season
July 22, 2018 - 7:06pm