David Beck of Superior won the Real Street Natural class over Labor Day Weekend to close out the drag racing season on a high note in Brainerd, Minnesota.

Beck defeated Taylor Gullikson of North Branch, Minnesota, in the finals.

Brainerd International Raceway hosted more than 500 drag racers for its season-ending Muscle Car Shootout.

While Beck was victorious, a half-dozen Northland drivers had to settle for runner-up:

  • Michael Hoey of Hugo, Minnesota, defeated Chris Orr of Superior in the Outlaw class.

  • Wayne Bellanger of St. Louis Park, Minnesota, defeated Clint Greyerson of Grand Rapids in 660 OS.

  • Dave Feders of Isanti, Minnesota, defeated Jason King of Saginaw in King Street.

  • Steve Matsch of Hastings, Minnesota, def. Darrian King of Bovey in Strip Eliminator 1.

  • Kaytlin Turner of Nowthen, Minnesota, def. Michael Janousele of Duluth in 10.00 Index.