Pirelli debuts at BIR; field includes 3 Minnesotans
Brainerd International Raceway is hosting the Pirelli World Challenge for the first time this weekend during the Muscle Car Shootout. The race will feature three Minnesotans, including Tom Noble, who is an instructor at the BIR Performance Driving School.
Pirelli World Challenge joins Muscle Car Shootout lineup
This year’s Muscle Car Shootout features the debut of the Pirelli World Challenge, which joins the Trans Am Series and the SCCA Jack Pine Sprints on the road course and the grand finale of the Muscle Car Series on the drag strip. It’s Labor Day weekend!
Set your calendars for the 2015 Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals!
Block off Aug. 20-23, 2015 for BIR’s 34th Annual Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals! The NHRA announced its 2015 schedule, including the annual stop at BIR. Make your lodging reservations early or plan to join us for on-site camping.
Kritzky on slow mend; donations being accepted
Drag racer Don Kritzky is at home recovering from his 175-mph crash during the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at BIR Aug. 17. Here’s an update along with a link to a GoFundMe page where people can donate money to help the family with medical bills.
Lucas wins Top Fuel, rain delays Funny Car, Pro Stock
Mother Nature made things interesting for Sunday’s finals at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals, but the fans who stuck it out saw some amazing racing, including Morgan Lucas’ Top Fuel finals win as he finished in a ball of flames!