“Kyle Larson Speaking the Truth” – Brad Keselowski & Others React to Hendrick Motorsports Star’s Blunt Take on Texas Track

Published 09/25/2022, 6:30 AM EDT
Mar 27, 2022; Austin, Texas, USA; NASCAR Cup Series driver Kyle Larson (5) before the start of the EchoPark Automotive Texas Grand Prix at Circuit of the Americas. Mandatory Credit: Mike Dinovo-USA TODAY Sports

Texas Motor Speedway is a track in NASCAR that hasn’t been on the favorite side of fans for long and now Kyle Larson also echoes similar sentiments. NASCAR journalist Jeff Gluck narrated what Larson stated when asked how he thinks the track should be changed to allow for better racing.

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Jeff Gluck stated, “Kyle Larson’s suggestion on what should be done to fix Texas Motor Speedway: “I would like them to demolish this place first and then start over from scratch.”

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“Larson adds: “I don’t know what they have in mind, but anything would be better than what they did. Sorry, forgot the hashtag because I haven’t gotten to use it in a while. #BluntLarson

NASCAR fans react to Kyle Larson’s statement about Texas Motor Speedways

Fans and other prominent people, including fellow driver Brad Keselowski, agreed with what Larson had to say regarding the track.

DAYTONA BEACH, FLORIDA – FEBRUARY 16: Kyle Larson, driver of the #5 HendrickCars.com Chevrolet, speaks to the media during the NASCAR Cup Series 64th Annual Daytona 500 Media Day at Daytona International Speedway on February 16, 2022 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (Photo by James Gilbert/Getty Images)

People called the racetrack, “dogsh*t” and that it did not deserve a “single” spot in the calendar, while others asked not to make it like Atlanta. People also agreed with kyle stating that he wasn’t wrong to call for its total destruction.

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We hope that whatever changes are brought forward to the track are taken with recommendations from all the drivers so that racing could be improved on this track for years to come. Up to this point if fans’ and drivers’ concerns were to be addressed it would only be better for the sport to steer clear of the aforementioned venue. What do you think about Texas Motor Speedway? How do you think could be improved? Let us know in the comments.

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Srijan Mandal

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Srijan Mandal is a NASCAR author at EssentiallySports. He is currently pursuing his Master’s in Journalism and has been writing for his own blog as well, covering NASCAR, F1, F2, W Series, MotoGP, DTM, IndyCar, WRC, and WEC. Following motorsports for more than a decade, he has become a devout supporter of McLaren Racing, Jimmie Johnson, Jeff Gordon, Bubba Wallace, Sir Lewis Hamilton, and Ayrton Senna.

Edited By: Nizamul Haque Bhuyan

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