Kyle LeDuc was an American professional racing driver who mainly competed in short course off-road truck racing.
He had seven Pro 4 class championships and over 100 career wins. He also raced in Stadium Super Trucks and Extreme E.
He passed away on November 11, 2023, at the age of 42.
Kyle LeDuc Biography
Kyle LeDuc was born on July 29, 1981 in Cherry Valley, California.
He grew up in a racing family, as his father Curt was an off-road legend and his brother Todd was also a racer.
He started his motorsports career in mountain bike racing, where he won various downhill championships.
He switched to desert racing in 1999 and won the Baja 2000 Class 8.
He began short course off-road racing in 2002 and won the Prolite World Championship at Crandon in 2003.
He moved up to Pro 4 in 2008 and became one of the most successful drivers in the sport.
Here are some of the racing career highlights of Kyle LeDuc:
Seven Pro 4 championships: LeDuc won six titles in the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS) and one in the Championship Off-Road (COR) series, dominating the short course off-road truck racing scene.
Over 100 career wins: LeDuc reached his 100th career win in 2020 at the ERX MotorPark in Elk River, MN, where he had a “perfect weekend” of qualifying and winning every race. He also won the 2009 and 2010 Lucas Oil Challenge Cup, a race between Pro 2 and Pro 4 trucks.
BorgWarner Cup winner: LeDuc won the prestigious BorgWarner Cup at Crandon International Off-Road Raceway in 2009, beating the best off-road racers in the world. He also won the Prolite World Championship at Crandon in 2003.
Extreme E driver: LeDuc signed with Chip Ganassi Racing to compete in the inaugural season of Extreme E, a new electric off-road racing series that aims to raise awareness of environmental issues. He partnered with Sara Price as the team’s male driver.
Kyle LeDuc Wife
Kyle LeDuc’s wife is Amber LeDuc.
Kyle LeDuc Children
LeDuc had two children: a son named Reed and a daughter named Addie.
Kyle LeDuc Parents
He is the son of fellow motorsports star Curt LeDuc.
Kyle LeDuc Siblings
LeDuc had one sibling: an older brother named Todd LeDuc.
Todd LeDuc is also a professional off-road racing driver who has competed in the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series, Monster Jam, and Stadium Super Trucks.
Kyle LeDuc Family
Wife: Amber LeDuc.
Children: Reed (son) and Addie (daughter).
Parents: Curt LeDuc (father) and (mother) Unknown.
Sibling: Todd LeDuc (brother).
Kyle LeDuc Net worth
Kyle LeDuc’s net worth is estimated to be around 12.5 million USD.
Kyle LeDuc Cause of death
LeDuc died on November 11, 2023, after succumbing to his battle with stage IV head and neck cancer.
He was diagnosed with the disease in November 2022 and was sidelined from competing in the 2023 Championship Off-Road season. He was 42 years old.
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