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August 21, 2016
NHRA: A perfect day brings imperfect racing
On a perfect day at Brainerd International Raceway with sunny skies and temperatures in the low 70's, imperfection was the theme of the day at...
August 21, 2016 - 8:03pm
NHRA: Hagan earns No. 1 spot with world-record performance
Two-time Funny Car world champion Matt Hagan rocketed to the No. 1 qualifier Saturday with a world record performance at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. Antron Brown (Top Fuel), Vincent Nobile (Pro Stock) and Angelle Sampey (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also...
August 21, 2016 - 11:39am
August 19, 2016
NHRA: Racers find prime conditions for qualifying
Funny Car driver Del Worsham's low ET and Tony Schumacher's second round pass were the highlights from the first round of qualifying racing at...
August 19, 2016 - 10:51pm
What's Up Outdoors: Pit stop on Gull Lake
Guiding for S & W bait this summer I have gotten to share the boat with a lot of people from all over the country. But the week of the NHRA races...
August 19, 2016 - 7:47pm
August 18, 2016
NHRA: Refreshed Line looks to continue dominant season
Jason Line is hoping a week of family, friends and relaxing racing will rejuvenate him for the NHRA's stretch run. The Wright native and driver...
August 18, 2016 - 9:29pm
NHRA: Things couldn't be better for Anderson, Summit Racing team
In pre-Countdown to the Championship days, NHRA's Pro Stock division would be a foregone conclusion. The Summit Racing Equipment team of Greg...
August 18, 2016 - 9:26pm
August 17, 2016
NHRA: Brown bursting at the seams to get to BIR
Antron Brown Hometown: Chesterfield, N.J. Sponsor/car: Matco Tools Dragster Crew chief: Brian Corradi/Mark Oswald Last year: Won the Top Fuel...
August 17, 2016 - 6:48pm
August 16, 2016
NHRA: Capps hopes to collect 2 titles at BIR
Ron Capps Hometown: Carlsbad, Calif. Sponsor/car: NAPA Auto Parts Dodge Charger Crew Chief: Rahn Tobler Last year's finish: Finished fourth in...
August 16, 2016 - 9:35pm
August 15, 2016
NHRA: Krawiec hoping to keep it rolling at BIR
Eddie Krawiec Hometown: Englishtown, N.J. Sponsor/bike: Screamin' Eagle/Vance & Hines Harley-Davidson Crew chief: Matt Hines Last year: Finished...
August 15, 2016 - 10:00pm
August 14, 2016
NHRA: Hight hoping for high speeds again at BIR
Robert Hight Hometown: Anaheim Hills, Calif. Sponsor/car: Auto Club Chevy Camaro SS Crew chief: Mike Neff Current standings: Sixth in Funny Car...
August 14, 2016 - 10:11pm
NHRA: Enders enters BIR points hunting
The frustration is real and it's real frustrating. It seems like all Erica Enders has talked about during this year's NHRA Pro Stock season...
August 14, 2016 - 10:25am
August 13, 2016
NHRA: Crampton hoping for deja vu at BIR
Richie Crampton is hoping last year's routine will result in last year's results. Crampton arrived in the Brainerd lakes area for last year's...
August 13, 2016 - 12:09am
August 11, 2016
Bill and Sandy Cawsey of Regina, Saskatchewan, are reflected in a pond as they walk by their car hauler Thursday at Brainerd International Raceway....
August 11, 2016 - 10:25pm
August 9, 2016
NHRA: BIR to rumble with the Thunder at the Lakes
Brainerd International Raceway will host the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series West Central Division for Thunder at the Lakes August 13-14. The event is one of 45 scheduled across the country where drivers in the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series earn points leading to divisional...
August 9, 2016 - 9:23pm
July 27, 2016
NHRA Racing Glance
THEN AND NOW: The NHRA moves into the middle round of its "Western Swing" (Denver, Sonoma and Seattle) this weekend. Four races remain until the start of the Chase to the Countdown (other two races are Brainerd, Minnesota, and the biggest race of the year, the U.S. Nationals in Indianapolis...
July 27, 2016 - 12:02pm