Chase Elliott and Kyle Larson provide electrifying look at NASCAR's future

We have seen the future, and it's painted with the numbers "9" and "42." Driving Chevrolets adorned with those car numbers, NASCAR neophytes Chase Elliott and Kyle Larson staged a remarkable battle in Friday night's VFW Sport Clips Help a Hero 200 at Darlington Raceway. Driving as hard as they could and significantly over the edge of control, Elliott,...

Larson Battles for a Sixth-Place Finish at Darlington

In his second-career start at Darlington Raceway, Kyle Larson proved the "Too Tough To Tame" track could be conquered, but not without his fair share of Darlington stripes on the No. 42 Cartwheel by Target Chevrolet Camaro. Larson and his Turner Scott Motorsports (TSM) team made it through both NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) practices with speed on their side, running...

Kyle Larson set for rookie challenge in taming Darlington

This year, Kyle Larson enters his rookie season of competition in the Sprint Cup Series and for any rookie, most of the tracks can be tough in tryng to learn how to tackle the challenge that lies ahead. However, Darlington brings forth a whole new animal as it has been called the track “too tough to tame”. “As far as Darlington goes definitely the toughest track we go to I...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Young guns: Chase Elliott the latest of bunch that's adding excitement

Elliott, Kyle Larson, Austin and Ty Dillon, Darrell Wallace Jr. ... The list of up-and-coming drivers in NASCAR keeps growing and is reason for everyone to be thrilled about the future of the sport. 
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Larson's Daytona 500 debut slowed by 2 incidents

Kyle Larson's Daytona 500 debut got off to a rough start because of two early issues. The Sprint Cup Series rookie hit the wall on the opening lap of Sunday's race. It caused his right-front tire to go flat, forcing him to pit under green for repairs to the No. 42 Chevrolet. The incident immediately put the 21-year-old down one lap from the rest of the field. Larson then...
Via AP on Fox
February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Kyle Larson: NASCAR's Future is Now

Kyle Larson, a boyish-looking 21-year-old who races far beyond his years, might be NASCAR’s Next Big Thing. Then again, he might run into the...
Via Athlon Sports
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Larson to use backup Nationwide car

Kyle Larson will go to a backup car after his No. 32 Chevy took rear-end damage during NASCAR Nationwide Series Happy Hour on Friday at Kansas Speedway. Larson had run 13 laps in the second session when he made contact with the Turn 4 wall. His best lap was 175.291 mph. Larson was ninth in first practice with a lap of 175.713 mph. The 21-year-old driver is ninth in Nationwide Series...
Via Fox Sports
October 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Larson hopes to continue rise at Darlington

Kyle Larson is grateful for the exposure he's received as part of NASCAR's ''Next9'' initiative. He is confident it won't take long for the group of up-and-coming racers to compete for checkered flags and championships at the sport's highest level. Larson, 20, will continue his rookie season in NASCAR's Nationwide Series on Friday night at Darlington...
Via AP on Fox
May 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: NASCAR driver Kyle Larson narrowly avoids scary crash

Divine intervention may have played a role in helping Kyle Larson narrowly avoid a collision during Friday night's Nationwide Series race at Texas Motor Speedway.Larson's No. 32 car found itself in all sorts of trouble after blowing a tire upon leaving the pit area. Larson had just received a two-tire change from his pit crew in order to prevent him from falling a lap down...
Via Bush League Chronicle
April 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Kyle Larson to attempt full Nationwide schedule

Promising young driver Kyle Larson will attempt to run the full Nationwide Series this year in a joint effort between Earnhardt Ganassi Racing and Turner Scott Motorsports. Larson is of Japanese descent and last year's NKNPSE Championship was the first series title for a driver from NASCAR's Drive for Diversity program. The 20-year-old will attempt to make his Nationwide...
Via AP on Fox
February 06, 2013  |  Discuss

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