Carson Macedo and KLR Kick Off 2019 At Bubba Speedway

Carson Macedo

(photo courtesy Leon Hammack)

Kyle Larson Racing is set to head for Bubba Raceway Park in Ocala, Fla., to kick off the 2019 season. For the first time since its inception, the team will have a new driver behind the wheel of the Chevrolet Accessories No. 2, with Carson Macedo. The new combination will compete in three nights of action with the All Star Circuit of Champions starting this Thursday evening.

OCALA ROOKIES:  This weekend’s Winter Nationals will be the first visit to the 3/8-mile, semi-banked circuit for the Lemoore, Calif., native. In addition to being a new track for Macedo, it is also the first ever visit for the KLR team.

OFF SEASON SUCCESS:  The 22-year-old competed at 10 events this winter in California and Australia. He kicked it off by picking up the Turkey Night Grand Prix USAC West Coast Sprint Car feature event at Ventura (Calif.) Raceway. Macedo then rounded out his trip Down Under by claiming a preliminary night win at the Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic at Premier Speedway in Warrnmabool, VIC.

RACE INFORMATION:  For more information on the Winter Nationals at Bubba Raceway Park, please visit Tickets are available for purchase at the track. If you are unable to make it to the track, all three races will be streamed live on Speed Shift TV.

KLR OWNER:  Kyle Larson Racing is owned by Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series driver Kyle Larson. The Elk Grove, Calif., native will jumpstart his 2019 season next week during Daytona Speedweeks at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla.

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 AccessoriesTarlton and Son, Inc.Complete Parts and Equipment SolutionsGoPro MotorplexLucas Oil ProductsImperial Wagyu BeefDurst, Inc.Coca-ColaHoward Johnson LimaSRI Performance, and Scott for being a part of our team.


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