12th Annual Street Car Showdown
Brainerd International Raceway hosts the first major race of the 2020 season Memorial Day weekend. The 12th Annual Street Car Showdown is a double-header with the kick-off for the three-race Muscle Car Series on the drag strip and the return of the SCCA Harvey West Memorial Day Classic on the road course. The dates are May 22-24.
On the drag strip, the Muscle Car Series features an impressive display of power and speed, featuring the seven Heads-Up classes. Fans get a steady dose of 200+ mph speeds and times at 6-7 seconds. It’s intense drag racing that brings race fans back year after year.
On the 2.5-mile Competition Road Course, the Sports Car Club of America (SCCA) brings regional racers to BIR for the annual Harvey West Memorial Day Classic. You’ll see a variety of race cars piloted by some of the top amateur road racers in the Midwest. The road racing program is Saturday and Sunday and includes practice, qualifying and racing each day.