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Kyle Larson: NASCAR fans getting ready to be spoiled

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The youth movement in NASCAR is in full swing, and Kyle Larson believes fans are in for quite a treat over the next few years … or decades.

“There’s a lot of good drivers, a lot of young drivers,” Larson told NASCAR.com after announcing an expanded partnership with DC Solar. “It’s been really, really cool to see opportunities open up for a lot of young people. You know, I’m 25 and I’m kind of like the middle-age group. This is my fifth year in Cup which is crazy to think. It’s awesome to see.”

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Among the up-and-comers is 2017 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series champion Christopher Bell, a driver Larson knows very well thanks to their shared passion for dirt racing.

Larson and the 23-year-old Bell are considered two of the best dirt drivers in NASCAR. Bell most recently bested Larson for his second consecutive Chili Bowl championship, but had help from an unfortunate blown engine from the California…


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