Imports, Sport Compacts invade BIR this weekend

The Modern Automotive Performance Proving Grounds is coming to BIR this weekend, featuring imports, sport compacts and bikes that will compete in drag racing, drifting, autocross, burnout contests, open lapping, a car show and more! It’ll be crazy, turbo-charged weekend.

Clampitt, Zavadil, Johnson win Junior Challenge

Three Junior Dragster racers took home Wally trophies Saturday after the NHRA Summit Racing Jr. Drag Racing League Challenge, which was part of the Bracket Drag Racing Series. Sunday’s racing was rained out, as was the annual Summit Racing King of the Track competition, which will be rescheduled.

Wet & Wild Weekend on tap this weekend

BIR has a triple-header this weekend, featuring a trio of crazy racing action, starting with IWA Watercross racing where snowmobiles race on open water. The Simply Street Bikes has a stunt bike competition, and the CRA brings Superbike racing to BIR’s Donnybrooke Road Course.

King of the Track crown at stake this weekend

The Bracket Drag Racing Series continues this weekend, with the Summit King of the Track crown on the line Sunday and three Wally trophies for the winners of the NHRA Summit Racing Junior Drag Racing League Challenge on Saturday.

Moore, Mosbek take wins during Thunder at the Lakes

Thunder at the Lakes didn’t disappoint race fans last weekend as some of the top Sportsman drag racers slugged it out on the drag strip for Wally trophies and divisional points. The Competition Road Course was busy as well with three different events.

Krech leads list of Muscle Car Series winners

The 5th Annual Street Car Showdown came to an end Memorial Day weekend with some huge numbers on the drag strip. Bill Krech won the Pro Outlaw Class after posting the top speed (214.66 mph) and the low time (6.449 seconds).

Michael Self repeats as winner of NAPA Know-How 125

NASCAR K&N Pro Series race ends with a repeat win for Michael Self who finished on a flat tire less than one second ahead of the second place finisher. The NASCAR race was part of the 5th Annual Street Car Showdown at BIR Memorial Day weekend.

Bracket Drag Racers light up the drag strip

The first two Bracket Drag Racing Series races are in the books, and a big “congrats!” go out to all the winners as well as all those who braved the hurricane conditions to compete. Here are results from both Saturday and Sunday.

Advance tickets for Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals on sale

Here’s your chance to save a bundle on ticket for the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals? Why wait? After July 17 tickets go to gate prices, so act now and save on admission AND reserved seats. You can buy online or order over the phone.

This weekend! Bracket Drag Racing, Superbikes

The first spectator event of the 2013 season is this weekend, a Dual Event Weekend with the Bracket Drag Racing Series and CRA Superbike Racing. For fans who have been suffering all winter from “motorsports deprivation,” we’ll see you on the 10th.