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August 21, 2016
Lucas Oil NHRA Top Fuel winner Brittany Force hugs a member of her crew at the top end of Brainerd International Raceway Sunday after beating Antron Brown in the final. Force's dragster motor broke before the end of the drag strip but was coasting fast enough to beat Brown. (Brainerd Dispatch/ Steve Kohls)
NHRA: A perfect day brings imperfect racing
August 21, 2016 - 8:03pm
NHRA: Hagan earns No. 1 spot with world-record performance
August 21, 2016 - 11:39am
August 19, 2016
Del Worsham (far lane) drives his funny car to the No. 1 qualifying position with a low E.T. of 3.856 over Ron Capps in the near lane who qualified second with a low E.T. of 3.866 in Friday night qualifying at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. (Brainerd Dispatch/ Steve Kohls)
NHRA: Racers find prime conditions for qualifying
August 19, 2016 - 10:51pm
Jamie Dietman (bottom, left) poses with Ron Capps, "Uncle Donny" and Shelley Capps. (Submitted photo)
What's Up Outdoors: Pit stop on Gull Lake
August 19, 2016 - 7:47pm
August 18, 2016
Jason Line deploys his chutes after a race earlier this season. The Wright native leads the Pro Stock division heading into this weekend's Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway.
NHRA: Refreshed Line looks to continue dominant season
August 18, 2016 - 9:29pm
Greg Anderson and his Summit Racing Equipment Chevy Camaro head into this weekend's NHRA Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway 30 points behind his teammate Jason Line for the Pro Stock lead.
NHRA: Things couldn't be better for Anderson, Summit Racing team
August 18, 2016 - 9:26pm
August 17, 2016
Antron Brown speeds the Matco Tools Dragster down the track earlier this season. Brown enters this weekend's NHRA Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway leading the Top Fuel division.
NHRA: Brown bursting at the seams to get to BIR
August 17, 2016 - 6:48pm
August 16, 2016
Ron Capps
NHRA: Capps hopes to collect 2 titles at BIR
August 16, 2016 - 9:35pm
August 15, 2016
Eddie Krawiec
NHRA: Krawiec hoping to keep it rolling at BIR
August 15, 2016 - 10:00pm
August 14, 2016
Robert Hight drives his Auto Club Chevy Camaro SS down the track during an earlier NHRA event this season. Hight will attempt to defend his Funny Car title in the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway.
NHRA: Hight hoping for high speeds again at BIR
August 14, 2016 - 10:11pm
Erica Enders drives her new Elite Motorsports Dodge Dart down the racetrack earlier this season. Enders is the defending Lucas Oil Nationals champion, but has struggled this season.
NHRA: Enders enters BIR points hunting
August 14, 2016 - 10:25am
August 13, 2016
Richie Crampton bursts off the start line in his Lucas Oil Dragster Aug. 5 during the Protect the Harvest Northwest Nationals in Seattle.
NHRA: Crampton hoping for deja vu at BIR
August 13, 2016 - 12:09am
August 11, 2016
Bill and Sandy Cawsey of Regina, Saskatchewan are reflected in a pond, recently formed by rainfall, as they walk by their car hauler Thursday at Brainerd International Raceway. The Cawseys race a super stock and a super comp race car in the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals Aug. 18-21. This weekend is the Thunder at the Lakes NHRA Divisional Drag Race at the track. (Brainerd Dispatch/Steve Kohls)
Raceway Reflections
August 11, 2016 - 10:25pm
August 9, 2016
NHRA: BIR to rumble with the Thunder at the Lakes
August 9, 2016 - 9:23pm
July 27, 2016
NHRA Racing Glance
July 27, 2016 - 12:02pm