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Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 100iso, f8, 1/250th, Manual with Flash
NHRA top fuel driver Leah Pritchett (left) and funny car driver Alexis DeJoria celebrate after becoming the first women to sweep the nitro classes at an NHRA event during the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway.

Continue on to see all my favorite images from the 2017 Lucas Oil Nationals in Brainerd.

Click here to see all my images from NHRA Brainerd 2017

Canon 1Dx mk2, 24-70mm, 640iso, f2.8, 1/3200th, Aperture Priority
NHRA funny car driver Brian Stewart (near) races alongside Dale Creasy Jr during qualifying for the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx mk2, 24-70mm, 1000iso, f2.8, 1/1600th, Aperture Priority
NHRA funny car driver J.R. Todd rides in his Toyota Sienna tow vehicle during qualifying for the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx, 300mm, 640iso, f2.8, 1/4000th, Aperture Priority
NHRA top fuel driver Rob Passey launches off the starting line during qualifying for the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx mk2, 24-70mm, 2500iso, f2.8, 1/2000th, Aperture Priority
NHRA top fuel driver Leah Pritchett walks away from her car as rain falls during qualifying for the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx mk2, 24-70mm, 2500iso, f2.8, 1/8000th, Aperture Priority
NHRA top fuel driver Doug Kalitta has an umbrella held over him by a crew member during a rain delay to qualifying for the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd  International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx mk2, 600mm, 1600iso, f4.5, 1/2500th, Manual
NHRA funny car driver Robert Hight (right) races alongside Matt Hagan as he sets a new national record with a 3.793 seconds elapsed time during qualifying for the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx mk2, 600mm, 1600iso, f4.5, 1/2500th, Manual
NHRA funny car driver Robert Hight slows in the shutdown area after setting a new national record with a 3.793 seconds elapsed time during qualifying for the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx mk2, 600mm, 1600iso, f4.5, 1/5000th, Manual
NHRA top fuel driver Terry McMillen slows after a pass during qualifying for the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx mk2, 600mm, 1600iso, f4.5, 1/4000th, Manual
NHRA top fuel driver Leah Pritchett (right) races alongside Steve Torrence as she sets a new national record time of 3.640 during qualifying for the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 1000iso, f2.8, 1/1600th, Aperture Priority
NHRA top fuel driver Leah Pritchett celebrates at the top end of the track after setting a new national record time of 3.640 during qualifying for the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 100iso, f8, 1/200th, Aperture Priority
NHRA top fuel driver Tony Schumacher at speed during the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 100iso, f5, 1/500th, Aperture Priority
NHRA funny car driverJ.R. Todd does a burnout during the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 320iso, f2.8, 1/8000th, Aperture Priority
NHRA pro stock driver Shane Gray does a long smokey burnout during qualifying for the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 320iso, f2.8, 1/2000th, Aperture Priority
NHRA top fuel driver Steve Torrence does a burnout in the Capco Contractors dragster during qualifying for the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx mk2, 70-200mm, 2000iso, f2.8, 1/8000th, Aperture Priority
Detailed view of a wheelie bar from an NHRA top fuel dragster during the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 2500iso, f5.6, 1/3200th, Aperture Priority
NHRA top fuel driver Shawn Langdon poses for a photo with US Army soldiers at the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx mk2, 70-200mm, 400iso, f2.8, 1/4000th, Aperture Priority
NHRA top fuel driver Leah Pritchett inspects the track prior to eliminations of the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx mk2, 600mm, 640iso, f5.6, 1/3200th, Manual
NHRA funny car driver J.R. Todd slows alongside Ron Capps during the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 100iso, f7.1, 1/250th, Aperture Priority
Three time NHRA top fuel champion Antron Brown blast down the track during the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 100iso, f8, 1/250th, Manual with Flash
NHRA pro stock driver Tanner Gray celebrates after winning the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway.  CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 100iso, f9, 1/250th, Manual with Flash
NHRA funny car driver Alexis DeJoria celebrates with a crewman after winning the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 100iso, f7.1, 1/250th, Manual
NHRA top fuel driver Leah Pritchett celebrates with crew members after winning the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 800iso, f2.8, 1/8000th, Aperture Priority
NHRA pro stock motorcycle rider Jerry Savoie celebrates after winning the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 400iso, f7.1, 1/8000th, Manual
NHRA top fuel driver Leah Pritchett celebrates after winning the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 100iso, f8, 1/250th, Manual with Flash
NHRA top fuel driver Leah Pritchett (left) and funny car driver Alexis DeJoria celebrate after becoming the first women to sweep the nitro classes at an NHRA event during the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 100iso, f7.1, 1/250th, Manual with Flash
NHRA top fuel driver Leah Pritchett celebrates with her crew after winning the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 100iso, f8, 1/250th, Manual with Flash
Jesse James, husband of NHRA funny car driver Alexis DeJoria celebrates with crew members after winning the Lucas Oil Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE PRINT

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Next up are my best shots from the NHRA US Nationals!


 
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