KDLT Home KDLT on Facebook KDLT on Twitter Get the KDLT iPhone App Get the KDLT Android App

Rising NASCAR Star Larson Races At Husets

Bookmark and Share

BRANDON, S.D. --  If you can hear thunder on a clear night, you know it's racing season at Husets Speedway in Brandon.

And for the season opener tonight Husets played host to a rising NASCAR star.

20 year old phenom Kyle Larson came to Brandon tonight less than 48 hours after finishing sixth at the Nationwide Series race in Darlington.

Last night the Elk Grove, California native was in Knoxville Iowa at the Knoxville Nationals and decided to come up to Brandon because he'd always wanted to race here.

Larson's earning high praise from NASCAR stars Tony Steward and Jeff Gordon as a rising star, but Kyle says he still enjoys getting back to his roots on the dirt tracks.

"Now that I'm running stock cars I don't get to do it quite as much so I try and do it whenever I can.  Why I do it, I like coming out here and, you know, getting to see a bunch of friends I haven't seen in a while and the fans are the greatest in dirt racing."  Larson says.
< Prev Story Back To Top Next Story >

Big Days From Lind & Kirby-Jones Not Enough For Birds  story with video

Sioux Falls, SD-- A stellar start by starting ...

Dillon Still In Command At Westward Ho Pro Am  story with video

SIOUX FALLS, S. D.   --  After shooting a ...

Olympian Still Inspires As Snowfox Invite Wraps Up  story with video

SIOUX FALLS, S. D.   --  The Snowfox Invitational ...

Wolters Winner Falls Short In Summer League Opener  story with video  Jul. 12

Mike Miller Leaving Memphis As Cleveland Rumors Swirl  story with video  Jul. 11

Pierre's Rumrill Wins At Snowfox Invite  story with video  Jul. 11

Westward Ho Pro Am Jam Begins  story with video  Jul. 11

Canaries Ground Air Hogs 4-0  story with video  Jul. 11

KDLT Sports Stories

Watertown Police: 2 Injured After Teen Fails To Stop At Sign

Two people were injured after police ...

Storm Victims Struggle With FEMA's Rejection  story with video

The storms that rolled through South Dakota in ...

SD School Of Mines Hosting Neutrino Day

Saturday is Neutrino Day at the South Dakota ...

SDSU Named Innovation, Economic Prosperity University  Jul. 12

Black Hawk Native Helps Disable Roadside Bombs  Jul. 12

SD Gov. Asks SBA To Help June Storm Victims  Jul. 12

South Dakota Beekeepers Meeting In Aberdeen  Jul. 12

SD Crops Progressing But Farmers Flood Losses Loom  Jul. 12

KDLT News Archive
Back To Top