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Brainerd International Raceway

January 27, 2019
Costco sells the DJI Mavic Air unmanned aerial vehicle or drone like the ones owned and used by Crow Wing County to fight fires, rescue people from the water and more. Submitted photo
Tech Savvy: Drones to the rescue
January 27, 2019 - 5:00am
January 25, 2019
Motorists urged to use caution on Highway 371 Jan. 26, during Ice Fishing Extravaganza on Gull Lake
January 25, 2019 - 5:00am
January 11, 2019
Screen grab from https://www.brainerdraceway.comb.
Auto Racing: The 2019 season will be 'business as usual' at BIR despite losing one of its owners
January 11, 2019 - 5:00am
December 31, 2018
Brainerd International Raceway owner Jed Copham was remembered at a Nov. 17 candlelight vigil at BIR. The 46-year-old businessman who died Nov. 11 after a swimming accident in Florida. Dispatch file photo
2018 Top 10: No. 5 - BIR owner Jed Copham dies in boating accident
December 31, 2018 - 2:00pm
November 18, 2018
Kristi Copham, wife of late Brainerd International Raceway owner Jed Copham, lights the first candle during a candlelight vigil and memorial Saturday, Nov. 17, at the track. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Videoplay button
Jed Copham memorialized at BIR after death
November 18, 2018 - 10:50pm
November 13, 2018
Jed Copham (center) speaks on stage during the NHRA Lucas Oil Nationals in 2018 alongside his wife, Kristi, and son Ayden. Copham was receiving recognition for the 50th anniversary of the track. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch file photo
UPDATE: NHRA honors BIR owner Jed Copham's memory - Dead at 46, Copham was innovator at race track, association president says
November 13, 2018 - 10:16am
November 12, 2018
Jed Copham. Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Racing: BIR owner dies in boating accident
November 12, 2018 - 2:43pm
September 28, 2018
Graphic from www.BrainerdRaceway.com
Racing: Last race of season this weekend at BIR
September 28, 2018 - 10:00pm
September 17, 2018
Race fans cheer as packs of turbo-charged cars roar by during twilight drifting Saturday, Sept. 15, as part of  the MAP Proving Grounds at Brainerd International Raceway. The twilight drifting event was a special feature during a weekend of racing at the track. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch  Video play button
Twilight Drifting
September 17, 2018 - 5:00am
September 7, 2018
Nathan Olson launches his Camaro from the starting line at Brainerd International Raceway last weekend on his way to winning three races during the Muscle Car Shootout. Submitted photo
Auto Racing: Olson gets trifecta, Schmidt breaks 5 seconds during Muscle Car Shootout at BIR
September 7, 2018 - 7:00am
September 1, 2018
Racing: Muscle cars, Superbikes on stage during Muscle Car Shootout this weekend at BIR
September 1, 2018 - 1:30am
August 25, 2018
Drag Racing: BIR racers hoist Wally Trophies during NHRA Nationals
August 25, 2018 - 8:00am
August 21, 2018
Jed and Kristi Copham with their son, Aiden, talk to fans Sunday, Aug. 19, before final eliminations in the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Racing: Passion for racing drives Copham's ownership
August 21, 2018 - 1:00pm
August 20, 2018
Top Fuel driver Billy Torrence's crew celebrates at the starting line after Torrence's first career win Sunday, Aug. 19, at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery
Racing: Elder Torrence steals spotlight at Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals
August 20, 2018 - 8:44am
August 18, 2018
Antron Brown (far lane) drove his Top Fuel dragster to top qualifying spot with a 3.789 and reaching 325.45 mph Friday, Aug. 17, of the 37th Annual NHRA Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch  Gallery
Racing: 37th annual Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals; Smith breaks track speed record
August 18, 2018 - 11:00am