Who Is Kyle Larson’s Wife Katelyn Sweet? Does She Have a Prior NASCAR Connection?

Published 04/10/2021, 12:30 PM EDT
BROOKLYN, MI – JUNE 18: Kyle Larson (42), driver of the Cars 3/Target Chevrolet, along with his wife and son, and crew pose for photos during the awards ceremony at the conclusion of the Monster Energy Cup Series – Firekeepers Casino 400 race on June 18, 2017 at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Michigan. (Photo by Scott W. Grau/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)


Kyle Larson is an American racing driver. He contends full-time in the NASCAR Cup Series, driving the No. 5 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE for Hendrick Motorsports. He is a part-time driver in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, driving the No. 44 Chevrolet Silverado for Niece Motorsports.

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Who is Katelyn Sweet, Wife of Kyle Larson?

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LAS VEGAS, NV – MARCH 03: NASCAR Xfinity Series driver Kyle Larson (42) with his wife Katelyn Sweet and son Carson celebrate after the Xfinity Series- Boyd Gaming 300 race on March 2, 2018 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in Las Vegas, NV. (Photo by Samuel Stringer/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

Kyle Larson met his wife Katelyn Sweet during the 2010s. Sweet was at that point acquainted with motorsports on the grounds that her sibling, Brad Sweet is a previous NASCAR and World of Outlaw run driver.

Bradley Sweet is an American race driver and a veteran of the World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series, driving the No. 49 for Kasey Kahne Racing. Similarly, Brad Sweet was earlier a JR Motorsports development driver in the NASCAR Nationwide Series.

She is a Marathon runner and a previous equestrian competitor. The couple got married in September of 2018. They have two little kids and live in North Carolina.

Larson reported on June 13, 2014, that he and Katelyn were expecting a kid. On July 16, 2014, Larson declared that the baby was a boy. Owen Miyata Larson was born on December 22, 2014. On November 8, 2017, Larson reported that he and Katelyn were expecting a second kid, due in May 2018. Audrey Layne Larson was born on May 7, 2018.

The comeback of Kyle Larson

Larson is the 2012 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East champ and Rookie of the Year, the 2013 NASCAR Nationwide Series Rookie of the Year just as the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Rookie of the Year.

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Although, Larson has been profoundly effective in dirt racing, including winning the Chili Bowl Nationals in 2020 and 2021. Above all, he is the winner of the 2015 24 Hours of Daytona sports vehicle race.

On April 13, 2020, CGR suspended Larson without pay as Larson used a racial slur during an online racing event.

After that, on October 28, 2020, it was declared that Hendrick Motorsports appointed Larson to a multi-year arrangement to drive the No. 5 vehicle beginning in the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season.

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Abhay Aggarwal is sports analyst at EssentiallySports. Having joined ES in early 2020, he has over 300 NASCAR, Formula 1, and Tennis articles to his name. Abhay has been an avid motorsports fan for over a decade, and he even attended the inaugural Indian Grand Prix in 2011.

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