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DRAG RACING: Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals return to BIR in 2013

Posted: September 4, 2012 - 9:07pm

Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals return to BIR in 2013

Dates for Brainerd International Raceway’s 2013 Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals will be Aug. 15-18, the NHRA announced Wednesday.

It will be the 32nd year the NHRA has brought the world’s best drag racers to BIR. The race features Top Fuel dragsters, Funny Cars, Pro Stock cars and motorcycles and some of the top Sportsman drag racers in the U.S.

The NHRA has unveiled Mello Yello as its new series sponsor. Next year, the series will be called the Mello Yello Drag Racing Series.