NASCAR drivers Kyle Larson and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. to race at Cycleland Speedway

Jun 17, 2015 8:07 PM by Ross Field

NASCAR young gun Kyle Larson will return to his roots at Cycleland Speedway on Saturday, Sept. 8 in Chico, and he's bringing along fellow NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Ricky Stenhouse Jr.

Larson will be running in Cycleland's Point Race #6 in order to get some practice in on a dirt track before the inaugural Kyle Larson's Kart Showcase kicks off at Cycleland on September 8th.

As a 12-year-old, Larson competed in Outlaw Kart competition and honed his racing at Cycleland Speedway.

Larson will drive in the September race, which will feature top Sprint Car competitors mixing with young talent. The event boasts a $20,000 purse.

The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series is off this weekend and its next race is at Sonoma Raceway on June 28th.

(Photo: Getty Images)


Most Popular