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FVP PLATINUM BATTERY SHOWDOWN:The second half of the World of Outlaw NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series is set to kick off this weekend in the Badger State. The Kyle Larson Racing team and Carson Macedo are ready for the two-night FVP Platinum Battery Showdown weekend at Cedar Lake Speedway in New Richmond, Wisc. This will be Macedo’s first start at the high-banked, 3/8-mile circuit.
SEASON STATS: In 34 World of Outlaw starts this season, Macedo and his KLR team have earned 23 top-10 finishes, six top-fives and two feature event wins at Silver Dollar Speedway in Chico, Calif., and Jackson (Minn.) Motorplex. The 23-year-old currently holds the top spot for most KSE Hard Charger awards and is the leading Kevin Gobrecht Rookie of the Year contender.
STAR SPANGLED SHOWDOWN RECAP:Wednesday night, Macedo qualified 14th out of 22 competitors at Brown County Speedway in Aberdeen, S.D. He went on to finish sixth in his heat race lining him up to start 17th on the grid for the 35-lap Star Spangled Showdown feature event. The pilot of the Chevrolet Accessories/ Tarlton and Son, Inc./ Complete Parts and Equipment Solutions No. 2 quickly advanced inside the top-10 and raced as high as eighth before finishing in the ninth position.
RACE INFORMATION: For more information on the FVP Platinum Battery Showdown, including tickets, please visit www.worldofoutlaws.com. If you are unable to make it to Cedar Lake Speedway, both nights 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., will be competing in the MENCS Coke Zero Sugar 400 Saturday night at Daytona International Speedway.
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.