Brainerd International Raceway, Brainerd

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Brainerd International Raceway is a road course, and dragstrip racing complex northwest of the city of Brainerd, Minnesota. The complex has a 0.25-mile (0.402 km) dragstrip, and overlapping 2.5-mile (4.023 km) and 3.1-mile (4.989 km) road courses. The complex also includes a kart track. The raceway hosts the National Hot Rod Association's Lucas Oil Nationals. It is a popular racetrack for the Trans Am Series. The spectator seating capacity of the circuit is 20,000.
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  • Great camping experience. They have a range of camping available from full hook up to tenting. The bathrooms are really clean. The Zoo is an interesting mesh of people. The grounds are nicely...  more »
  • Had a bad experience in 2016, and vowed to never return. Well, in a weak moment, I let my husband persuade me to race there again. Their temporary staff is about the poorest quality I've every...  more »
  • It's a lot MORE exciting to BE THERE, than watching it on TV. You actually 'FEEL' the cars as they run down the track!!! We RV camped in the 'ZOO' camp ground there -- fantastic to sit & watch all the DECKED-OUT personal vehicles ride by all evening!!! We meet the most wonderful people in the 'Zoo' each year!!! Very WONDERFUL experience for all!!! !! !
  • One of the nicest track facilities for racing motorcycles, there's nice trails and abundant views of the nicest turns. Staff are friendly and helpful. Good food, but little options for gluten free patrons.
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