Kyle Larson Indefinitely Suspended From iRacing After Derogatory Comment


April 13, 2020

Kyle Larson will not be competing in iRacing anytime soon.

iRacing announced Monday that it indefinitely suspended Larson for uttering a racial slur during a live event streamed online Sunday night. The league deemed the comment “both offensive and inappropriate” in nature.

“iRacing considers itself to be a welcome and inclusive community for racing enthusiast all around the world,” iRacing said. “We have strict policies against offensive behavior and language. Kyle Larson’s language last night during a streams online race was both offensive and inappropriate, and in violation of our sporting code. As such Kyle Larson has been suspended indefinitely from the iRacing service.”

NASCAR also has indefinitely suspended Larson due to his comment. He has since apologized.

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