Tag: Kyle Larson

Kyle Miyata Larson is a professional stock car racer from Elk Grove, California, USA. He drives full-time in the NASCAR Cup series for Hendrick Motorsports. He was born on July 31, 1992, to Mike and Janet Larson, a Japanese American. The 2021 Cup champion is a dirt racing series organizer and one of the most successful dirt racers to make it to NASCAR. He is married to Katelyn Sweet, and has three children together.

When was Kyle Larson’s NASCAR debut?

Larson made his NASCAR debut in 2013 for Turner Motorsports after a successful stint in the ARCA Mendes series. He made his full-time NASCAR debut for Turner Scott Motorsports in the Xfinity Series and made his Cup series debut the same year with Phoenix Racing. Larson’s maiden full-time Cup season came in 2014 with Chip Ganassi Racing, where he spent 7 seasons. In 2020 Larson was suspended for a whole year for using racial slurs during a sim event, and after serving the ban, he signed up for HMS.

How many NASCAR Championship has Kyle Larson won?

Kyle Larson scored his first-ever NASCAR win in 2013 in the Truck series at Rockingham, and his maiden Xfinity series win in 2014 at Fontana. The No:5 driver scored his first Cup win in 2017 at Fontana, and he won the Cup championship with HMS in 2021, winning 10 races in the season. Larson scored 19* Cup wins, 13* Xfinity wins, and 2 Truck race wins in his career.