Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  By By Lee Spencer  |  Last updated 8/7/13
Kyle Larson didn't think twice about returning to Southern Iowa Speedway on Tuesday. Despite the leg-breaking tumble Tony Stewart took the night before, Larson, 21, was well-prepared to defend his title in the Ultimate Challenge on the half-mile dirt track affectionately known as "Osky." This was Larson's third trip to Oskaloosa - 30 minutes east of Knoxville where the Super Bowl of Sprint Cars will take place this week. He finished second in Monday's night race after Stewart was taken out on a stretcher and second again on Tuesday. Larson is scheduled to compete in about 90 races this season on both dirt and oval. As facilities go, Larson doesn't consider Oskaloosa any more dangerous than other tracks. "It's just like any other racetrack - a half-mile oval that's fast," Larson said. "Knoxville is a half-mile. Eldora (Speedway, Ohio) is a half-mile. Each track is a little different. That one is a little bit flatter. It's not like it's a scary track or anything. "Eldora is scary...
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