A hearty THANK YOU from all of us at Brainerd International Raceway to the 200+ individuals who donated their time to help us clean up the track after the July 12 storm. You’re the greatest fans and racers in the world!
The Central Roadracing Association will be racing Superbikes this weekend, as scheduled, Friday through Sunday. The Wednesday Night Street Drags, however, will be cancelled, including the drifting program. All other events after Wednesday will go on as scheduled.
Straight-line winds clocked as high as 70 mph ripped through BIR Sunday night, causing extensive damage. Volunteers are needed to help clear trees and debris. Wednesday Night Street Drags this week are cancelled.
Joe Howell took home a Wally trophy and the title of King of the Track Saturday during the Bracket Drag Racing Series. Congratulations, Joe! Read more for all the results from the weekend of racing.
This weekend’s Bracket Drag Racing Series brings more great racing action to BIR, but it’s also a chance for 14 drivers to earn the title of King of the Track. That’s on Saturday, along with the regular racing program.
Joseph Wilzcek and Greg Schmidt won the Pro Outlaw and Outlaw classes, respectively, during the PleasureLand RV Show & Go, which was the second leg of the Muscle Car Series. Things are getting interesting going into the grand finale Labor Day weekend.
Sunday’s Trans Am Series race was a dandy, with Amy Ruman taking the TA win. The most exciting battle was in TA2, where Duluth’s Tommy Archer lost the lead with three laps to go and finished second.
The 41-car field in Sunday’s Trans Am Series race will feature a number of race teams with Minnesota connections. Regardless where they’re from, the racing action is expected to be incredible. The race will be televised July 17 on CBS Sports Network.
Adam Andretti, newphew of racing legend Mario Andretti, and Duluth native Tommy Archer will be among the drivers competing in the Trans Am Series race during BIR’s PleasureLand RV Show & Go on the Fourth of July weekend.
The NHRA Summit Racing Junior Drag Racing League Challenge was the highlight of last weekend’s Bracket Drag Racing Series as the Junior Dragster drivers battled for Wally trophies and series points.