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!
The field for Sunday’s elimination rounds are set, with Antron Brown, John Force and Allen Johnson as the No. 1 qualifiers. It’s the grand finale of the 33rd Annual Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals!
Funny Car driver Robert Hight, Top Fuel Dragster driver Doug Kalitta and Pro Stock pilot Allen Johnson finished the first day of qualifying at the top during the first day of pro rounds during during the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at BIR. More qualifying sessions on Saturday.
Top Fuel driver Clay Millican is looking for his first career win when he lands at Brainerd International Raceway for the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals. He needs a big run to move up from 12th place to get into the Mello Yello Countdown to the Championship.
Jason DeForrest won the Paul Bunyan Classic Saturday, pocketing $2,000 during the Bracket Drag Racing Series. The ChumpCar World Series was on the road course, with Chump Faces and British American Racing winning the endurance races.
The ChumpCar World Series returns to BIR this weekend for two seven-hour endurance races. On the drag strip is the Bracket Drag Racing Series, which includes the Paul Bunyan Classic with dual $4,000 purses. It’s another full weekend of racing at BIR!
Shane Boney won 13 of 14 rounds last weekend to finish with a Pro ET win and a runner-up during BIR’s fourth Bracket Drag Racing Series weekend. Read all about the race, which also featured Superbike Racing on the Competition Road Course.
The Bracket Drag Racing Series is on the drag strip this weekend while the high-flying Superbikes of the Central Roadracing Association will be on BIR’s 2.5-mile Competition Road Course for a weekend that includes a three-hour team challenge race!
Check out the drag racing results from last weekend’s PleasureLand RV Show & Go. Great drag racing, with Jake Delmonico extending his winning streak in Outlaw to five Muscle Car Series races, and Rick Schmidt winning Pro Outlaw.
Ben Line earned the title of King of the Track Sunday during BIR’s Bracket Drag Racing Series. The King of the Track is a race-off that features the best of the best in the seven classes. Congratulations, King Ben! Read more for details of Saturday and Sunday’s racing.