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Brainerd International Raceway

November 15, 2017
George Thorogood and the Destroyers will be the Lakes Jam headliner for rock night on June 23, 2018. 
Photo // Thorogood's website
Lakes Jam announces lineup for 2018
November 15, 2017 - 1:21pm
September 7, 2017
Progress: Anderson Brothers - Building on history
September 7, 2017 - 10:30am
August 31, 2017
Bubba Romanyshyn, launching from the starting line during the PleasureLand RV Show and Go on the Fourth of July weekend, will battle Jake Delmonico for the Outlaw class championship Labor Day weekend at Brainerd International Raceway.
Racing: Labor Day reserved for Muscle Cars at BIR
August 31, 2017 - 9:00am
August 22, 2017
A 54-year-old man was injured Sunday morning after crashing a golf cart into a pickup truck at Brainerd International Raceway. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
Man crashes golf cart into pickup at BIR
August 22, 2017 - 5:00am
August 21, 2017
Deputies investigate death at BIR
August 21, 2017 - 7:41pm
People enjoy a day at the races Saturday during the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery)
KLICK!: Saturday at the Races
August 21, 2017 - 8:00am
Top Fuel dragster winner Leah Pritchett (left) and Funny Car winner Alexis DeJoria made history Sunday after both women won their classes at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. It was the first time in the history of the sport two women shared the winner’s stage in the nitro fuel category. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch Gallery
Drag Racing: Pritchett and Dejoria make history at BIR
August 21, 2017 - 4:00am
August 20, 2017
Jamie Dietman poses with NHRA racer Ron Capps, along with a largemouth bass. Capps is a Funny Car racer participating in the Lucas Oils NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway.
What's Up Outdoors: When the racers go fishing
August 20, 2017 - 6:00am
August 19, 2017
A lawn tractor crash at Brainerd International Raceway Thursday night resulted in minor injuries for a 35-year-old Elk River man.
Tractor crash at BIR injures man
August 19, 2017 - 9:00am
Leah Pritchett (near lane) drove her Top Fuel dragster Friday to a world record with the lowest elapsed time ever, with 3.640 seconds running at 331.53 mph. The record occurred in the second round of Top Fuel qualifying during the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. In the far lane is Steve Torrence. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
Drag Racing: Record-setting day at BIR
August 19, 2017 - 6:00am
August 18, 2017
Minnesota natives Greg Anderson (red) and Jason Line (blue) will be looking to have everyone seeing their white smoke when the Lucas Oil Nationals begin Friday at Brainerd International Raceway.
NHRA: Minnesota's own ready to roll at BIR
August 18, 2017 - 6:00am
Available now: Start your engines, Brainerd
August 18, 2017 - 5:30am
August 17, 2017
DispatchCast: NHRA at BIR - Past and Present
August 17, 2017 - 5:00pm
Leah Pritchett burns down the racetrack in an event earlier this season. The Papa John's Dragster driver is just 89 points out of the lead in the Top Fuel standings heading into the Aug. 18-20 Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway.
NHRA: Pritchett enjoying a magical season
August 17, 2017 - 12:00pm
Racing: Larson, Vandeventer, Line among Thunder at the Lakes winners
August 17, 2017 - 10:00am