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Kye Kelley Reflects on the Loss of Lizzy Musi: A Racing Legend Remembered

Lizzy Musi, the talented race car driver renowned for her appearances on Discovery’s “Street Outlaws: No Prep Kings,” tragically passed away on June 27, 2024, at just 33 years old. The devastating news was confirmed by her father, Pat Musi, in a heartfelt Facebook post. Lizzy had been bravely battling triple-negative Stage 4 breast cancer.

Photo by Lizzy Musi

Lizzy’s journey through life and racing was marked by immense courage and determination. In April 2023, she shared her diagnosis on Instagram, revealing the tough road she faced. Despite the immense challenges, Lizzy's spirit never wavered. She even shaved her head due to extreme hair loss, a testament to her resilience and strength. Her passion for racing and her unyielding spirit left a lasting impression on fans and fellow racers alike.

Lizzy Musi’s legacy in the drag racing world is one of inspiration and strength. Her story is not just about the battles she fought but also about the lives she touched and the barriers she broke in the racing community. Lizzy’s influence extended far beyond the racetrack, and her impact will be felt for years to come.

Photo by Lizzy Musi

In remembering Lizzy, we honor her as a drag racing legend and celebrate the extraordinary strength she displayed throughout her battle with cancer. Her journey and achievements serve as a beacon of hope and resilience, reminding us all of the power of perseverance.

Kye Kelley, her former boyfriend and fellow racer, expressed the profound loss felt by the racing community. "We’re sure all of you have heard the news by now. Lizzy was family to all of us. It’s very difficult to find adequate words to say at this time. Please bear with us as we process the loss of our friend, and keep her friends and family in your thoughts and prayers. She is riding with us all this weekend," he shared.

Photo by Therealkyekelley

As we reflect on Lizzy Musi’s life and legacy, we extend our deepest condolences to her family and friends. Her strength, spirit, and passion for racing will forever be remembered. Lizzy Musi, you will be dearly missed, but your legacy will continue to inspire. 🏁❤️🌟

For those looking to share their memories or send condolences, please keep Lizzy’s family in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Let’s honor her memory by continuing to support and uplift each other in the racing community, just as she would have wanted.

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