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UPDATE: NHRA honors BIR owner Jed Copham's memory - Dead at 46, Copham was innovator at race track, association president says
September 4, 2018
Stock Car Racing: Kendall III wins twice at Mighty Axe
BARROWS—The 2018 racing season at North Central Speedway officially came to an end with the second day of the Mighty Axe Nationals Sunday,...
September 4, 2018 - 7:00am
August 21, 2018
Racing: Passion for racing drives Copham's ownership
Fans attending the 2006 Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway were treated to an upset by Brandon Bernstein over Tony Schumacher...
August 21, 2018 - 1:00pm
August 20, 2018
Racing: Elder Torrence steals spotlight at Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals
A career first, and a first-time team finals appearance, highlighted the finals of the 37th annual Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals Sunday, Aug. 19,...
August 20, 2018 - 8:44am
Stock Car Racing: Point titles in 2 classes to be decided in season finale
BARROWS—Jake Goetze and Dylan Nelson will battle to the final week of the points season in the Super Stock class while David Siercks all but sealed his second straight Sportmods points title Saturday, Aug., 18 at North Central Speedway. Going into the Saturday's racing, Super...
August 20, 2018 - 2:30am
August 18, 2018
Racing: 37th annual Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals; Smith breaks track speed record
Pro Stock Motorcycle driver Matt Smith set a track speed record, and Top Fuel driver Antron Brown clinched a spot in the Countdown to the Championship...
August 18, 2018 - 11:00am
August 14, 2018
Racing: Roe reflects on key events while general manager at BIR
In the 50-year history of Brainerd International Raceway, 1973 may have been the darkest. However, it would also be the year that had the most...
August 14, 2018 - 8:00am
August 13, 2018
Stock Car Racing: Good luck motors Kendall to victory at NCS
With a $1,000 cash prize on the line for the winner, Billy Kendall used a little luck to win the feature event in the Northstar Mod Tour at North Central Speedway Saturday, Aug. 11. Kendall earned the front row start through a driver draw that was held on the track prior to the feature...
August 13, 2018 - 4:30am
August 12, 2018
Harvick prevails at Consumers Energy 400 for seventh victory
BROOKLYN, Mich. — Kevin Harvick collected his series-leading seventh victory of the season when he drove away from the field late in the...
August 12, 2018 - 6:10pm
August 10, 2018
Motorsports: Thunder at the Lakes brings country's top sportsman drag racers to BIR
Thunder at the Lakes returns this weekend at Brainerd International Raceway, featuring some of the country's best Sportsman drag racers and kicking...
August 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
Engine project helps raise funds in memory of late classmate
WADENA, Minn. — While he wasn't up to his elbows in grease, Sam Kelderman has been at the heart of a project two teens took on involving...
August 10, 2018 - 10:17am
August 5, 2018
Elliott claims first career Cup win, holds off Truex at Watkins Glen
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. — Chase Elliott's days as a non-winner in NASCAR's premier series came to an end Sunday, Aug. 5, when he drove to victory...
August 5, 2018 - 5:43pm
July 30, 2018
Stock Car Racing: Holtquist family tops Mod 4s
In a race that was setup by a son to honor his father, a son-father tandem took the top two spots in the second annual Mod 4 Dean Funt Memorial Race Saturday at North Central Speedway. Eight of the top 10 Mod 4 drivers nationally participated in the event, which featured 39 total...
July 30, 2018 - 8:29am
July 29, 2018
Kyle Busch prevails at Pocono for 6th win of season
LONG POND, Pa. — Kyle Busch overcame starting from near the rear of the field because of a penalty for failing post-qualifying inspection,...
July 29, 2018 - 6:21pm
July 23, 2018
Stock Car Racing: Fletcher, Virkus running hot at North Central Speedway
Modified driver Shawn Fletcher opened up a 20-point lead in the points race after his second straight win and Dustin Virkus stayed hot with his...
July 23, 2018 - 3:00am
July 16, 2018
Stock Car Racing: Fletcher rebounds for win
BARROWS—Rebounding from a second-place finish July 7, Modified driver Shawn Fletcher returned to the winners stand Saturday, July 14 with a win in the 15-lap feature event at North Central Speedway. Fletcher finished in front of Justin Jones and Billy Kendall III. With the win,...
July 16, 2018 - 6:30am