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July 16, 2018
Stock Car Racing: Fletcher rebounds for win
July 16, 2018 - 6:30am
May 11, 2018
Tyler Hall claimed his first Buffalo River Race Park track championship in the IMCA modified division in 2017. (Mike Spieker / Special to Forum News Service)
Buffalo River Race Park's 64th season opens Sunday
May 11, 2018 - 8:14pm
April 21, 2018
NASCAR Cup Series driver Kyle Busch (18) celebrates winning the Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International Raceway on Saturday, April 21. Peter Casey / USA TODAY Sports
Kyle Busch makes it three in a row at Richmond
April 21, 2018 - 9:40pm
March 18, 2018
Truex races to dominating victory at Fontana
March 18, 2018 - 9:39pm
March 11, 2018
Different week, same result: Harvick wins third straight in Arizona
March 11, 2018 - 9:22pm
October 22, 2017
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series driver Martin Truex Jr. celebrates with his crew in Victory Lane after winning the Hollywood Casino 400 at the Kansas Speedway on Sunday, Oct. 22. (Denny Medley / USA TODAY Sports)
Truex Jr. roars to win Hollywood Casino 400
October 22, 2017 - 6:39pm
September 24, 2017
 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series driver Kyle Busch (18) leads Kyle Larson (42) in to turn one during the ISM Connect 300 Sunday, Sept. 24, at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, N.H. Brian Fluharty / USA TODAY Sports
NASCAR: Kyle Busch wins ISM Connect 300 in New Hampshire
September 24, 2017 - 8:37pm
September 17, 2017
NASCAR Cup Series driver Martin Truex Jr. (78) reacts after the Tales of the Turtles 400 at Chicagoland Speedway on Sunday, Sept. 17, in Joliet, Ill. Mike DiNovo / USA TODAY Sports
NASCAR: Truex posts fifth victory of the season in Chicagoland
September 17, 2017 - 8:13pm
August 31, 2017
Bubba Romanyshyn, launching from the starting line during the PleasureLand RV Show and Go on the Fourth of July weekend, will battle Jake Delmonico for the Outlaw class championship Labor Day weekend at Brainerd International Raceway.
Racing: Labor Day reserved for Muscle Cars at BIR
August 31, 2017 - 9:00am
August 21, 2017
People enjoy a day at the races Saturday during the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery)
KLICK!: Saturday at the Races
August 21, 2017 - 8:00am
Stock Car Racing: Blanchard, Esler duel for championship
August 21, 2017 - 7:00am
Top Fuel dragster winner Leah Pritchett (left) and Funny Car winner Alexis DeJoria made history Sunday after both women won their classes at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. It was the first time in the history of the sport two women shared the winner’s stage in the nitro fuel category. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch Gallery
Drag Racing: Pritchett and Dejoria make history at BIR
August 21, 2017 - 4:00am
August 19, 2017
Leah Pritchett (near lane) drove her Top Fuel dragster Friday to a world record with the lowest elapsed time ever, with 3.640 seconds running at 331.53 mph. The record occurred in the second round of Top Fuel qualifying during the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. In the far lane is Steve Torrence. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
Drag Racing: Record-setting day at BIR
August 19, 2017 - 6:00am
August 18, 2017
Minnesota natives Greg Anderson (red) and Jason Line (blue) will be looking to have everyone seeing their white smoke when the Lucas Oil Nationals begin Friday at Brainerd International Raceway.
NHRA: Minnesota's own ready to roll at BIR
August 18, 2017 - 6:00am
August 17, 2017
Leah Pritchett burns down the racetrack in an event earlier this season. The Papa John's Dragster driver is just 89 points out of the lead in the Top Fuel standings heading into the Aug. 18-20 Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway.
NHRA: Pritchett enjoying a magical season
August 17, 2017 - 12:00pm