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MIDWEST WEEKEND: With six races remaining in the 2019 season, the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series heads west for two nights of competition. Carson Macedo and his Kyle Larson Racing team are set to race at Lakeside Speedway in Kansas City, Kan., Friday night for the FVP Platinum Battery Showdown followed up by the Jason Johnson Classic at Lake Ozark Speedway in Eldon, Mo., Saturday night.
FVP PLATINUM BATTERY SHOWDOWN: Friday night’s FVP Platinum Battery Showdown will be Macedo’s career-first start at Lakeside Speedway. In 2019, he has had 32 starts at other half-mile circuits, scoring 20 top-10 finishes, nine top-five scores and tallied two wins at Jackson (Minn.) Motorplex and Black Hills Speedway in Rapid City, S.D.
JASON JOHNSON CLASSIC: Macedo has one previous start at Lake Ozark Speedway which came earlier this season. He qualified 23rd and advanced one position in his heat race to finish fifth, earning a transfer spot into the feature event. The pilot of the Chevrolet Accessories/ Tarlton and Son, Inc./ Complete Parts and Equipment Solutions No. 2 started 18th in the 40-lap main event and gained 12 spots to finish sixth, earning the KSE Hard Charger award.
RACE INFORMATION: For more information on this weekend’s FVP Platinum Battery Showdown and the Jason Johnson Classic, including tickets, please visit www.WorldofOutlaws.com. If you are unable to make it to Lakeside Speedway or Lake Ozark Speedway, both events will be streamed live on DIRTVision.
KLR OWNER: Kyle Larson Racing is owned by Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series (MENCS) driver Kyle Larson. The Elk Grove, Calif., native will be competing in this Sunday’s Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kan., and looking to take some momentum into the next round of the NASCAR Playoffs.
KLR TEAM: The Kyle Larson Racing team is led by general manager Paul Silva of Sacramento, Calif., and crew chief Joe Gaerte of Rochester, Ind., with Heath Moyle of Middleburg, Penn., and Trey Bowman of Lima, Ohio. Carson Macedo pilots the Chevrolet Accessories/ Tarlton and Son, Inc./ Complete Parts and Equipment Solutions No. 2.
KLR PARTNERS: Kyle Larson Racing would like to thank our partners Chevrolet Accessories, Tarlton and Son, Inc., Complete Parts and Equipment Solutions, GoPro Motorplex, Lucas Oil Products, Imperial Wagyu Beef, Durst, Inc., Coca-Cola, Howard Johnson Lima, SRI Performance, and Scott for being a part of our team.
CONNECT WITH KLR: For more information about Kyle Larson Racing, including apparel, please visit dirt.kylelarsonracing.com, follow @KLRteam on Twitter, @klr_team on Instagram and like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/KLRteam.