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Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals
August 25, 2018
Drag Racing: BIR racers hoist Wally Trophies during NHRA Nationals
Some of the best Sportsman drag racers in the country converged on Brainerd International Raceway Aug. 16-19 during the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals...
August 25, 2018 - 8:00am
August 20, 2018
KLICK! Photo Gallery - NHRA Nationals candids Sunday Aug. 19
Photos from Sunday at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. 118 Photos - Klick here to view! Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd...
August 20, 2018 - 11:00am
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
August 19, 2018
What's Up Outdoors: A weekend to look forward to
Today while driving to the lake it really hit me—as I was going to take out the Ron Capps family for our annual fishing trip I saw some...
August 19, 2018 - 9:00am
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 21, 2017
KLICK!: Saturday at the Races
People enjoy the races Saturday at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery)—for...
August 21, 2017 - 8:00am
Drag Racing: Pritchett and Dejoria make history at BIR
Top Fuel driver Leah Pritchett and Funny Car driver Alexis Dejoria made history Sunday at Brainerd International Race in the finals of the Lucas...
August 21, 2017 - 4:00am
August 19, 2017
Drag Racing: Record-setting day at BIR
Top Fuel A little over a year after making her debut in the Papa John's Top Fuel dragster, Leah Pritchett made a record-breaking run to end the...
August 19, 2017 - 6:00am
August 17, 2017
DispatchCast: NHRA at BIR - Past and Present
Every August, Brainerd bursts into the national spotlight as some of the top drag racers in the United States descend on Brainerd International...
August 17, 2017 - 5:00pm
NHRA: NHRA stars schedule 2 autograph sessions Thursday
NHRA drag racing fans don't need a ticket Thursday to get access to some of the biggest stars of the Mello Yello Drag Racing Series. Two autograph...
August 17, 2017 - 3:00am
August 22, 2016
Papa John visits BIR
With the slogan, "Better ingredients. Better pizza. Papa John's," John Schnatter, known to most worldwide as simply Papa John, has made his mark...
August 22, 2016 - 9:55pm
KLICK! Photo Gallery: Lucas Oil NHRA Fans
Avery Pogreva gets a boost from her uncle Sheldon Gravelle so she could see the races Friday at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International...
August 22, 2016 - 10:35am
August 21, 2016
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 16, 2016
Drag Racing: Fox Sports 1 adds NHRA Northwest Nationals finals to live TV schedule
Fox Sports 1 (FS1) is adding 30 minutes of live NHRA programming Saturday, Aug. 20, during the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals to televise the postponed final rounds of Top Fuel and Funny Car from the Protect the Harvest NHRA Northwest Nationals. The added telecast will air from 2 p.m. to...
August 16, 2016 - 7:10pm
July 22, 2016
NHRA: Lucas Oil Nationals gearing up
Timing is crucial in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series. Drivers and teams heading to the 35th annual Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals Aug. 18-21 at Brainerd International Raceway are aware of that.
July 22, 2016 - 9:46pm