Kyle Larson posted the fastest single lap among the rookie class in final practice for the Crown Royal 400 on Saturday. His top speed was 187.013 mph, which placed him eighth on that grid.
These are the results from today's NASCAR Nationwide Series Lilly Diabetes 250 practice sessions at Indianapolis Motor Speedway for Sprint Cup regular Kyle Larson.
Rookie Kyle Larson posted the fifth-fastest speed in Friday’s practice session for the Crown Royal 400. His top speed was 185.445 mph.
Kyle Larson has at least a dark horse’s chance to record his first Cup victory at Indy. With Juan Pablo Montoya behind the wheel of the No. 42 Chip Ganassi Racing ride they finished second in 2007 and Larson is coming off a solid top-five last week on another flat track in New Hampshire.
Nashville-based Big Machine Records continues their partnership with Chip Ganassi Racing Teams (CGRT), which will see the label as the primary sponsor on Kyle Larson’s No. 42 Chevrolet Camaro as he races for Turner Scott Motorsports in the NASCAR Nationwide Series Lilly Diabetes 250 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Kyle Larson will return to a dirt track this week when he once again competes in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Mudsummer Classic at Eldora Speedway.
Kyle Larson has been the strongest rookie by a wide margin in 2014 with four top-fives and another four top-10s. He leads the rookie standings over Austin Dillon by a score of 215 to 187 points.
In the Camping World RV Sales 301, Kyle Larson narrowly missed matching his career-best finish. With a dramatic green-white-checkered finish, he crossed under the checkers third behind Brad Keselowski and Kyle Busch. His best career finish is second in this March’s Auto Club 400. This was his fourth top-five in 2014.
Kyle Larson (No. 42 Chevrolet Camaro) wins the Mobil 1 Driver of the Race award at Loudon in the Nationwide Series.
Kyle Larson’s NSCS Rookie of the Year campaign began earlier this season at Daytona when he made his first-ever start in the Daytona 500.
Kyle Larson was out early in Saturday night's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, KY.
Kyle Larson (No. 42 Chevrolet SS) leads the first practice for the Sprint Cup Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway.
Kyle Larson (No. 42 Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates, Chevrolet) is 10th in the standings with 470 points; current Chase seed: 13.
Kyle Larson made his first-ever start in one of NASCAR’s three national series at Kentucky Speedway in the June 2012 Camping World Truck Series race, finishing in 10th place.