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2016 Frontstretch Podcast – Special Edition: An Interview with NASCAR Driver Ryan Ellis

Welcome to the Fronstretch Podcast! Racing expert Matt Stallknecht and his rotating panel of guests have you covered from now until the end of the season with all of the main storylines from the motorsports week that was.

On this week’s podcast, Stallknecht sits down one on one with NASCAR driver Ryan Ellis to get the young racer’s take on a variety of topics, including…

  • A short history of Ellis’ journey to NASCAR’s top series
  • Ellis’ take on the financial state of the XFINITY and Truck series
  • What it is like to be an underfunded driver trying to break in to NASCAR’s top three touring series
  • Ellis’ suggestions for fixing the racing in the XFINITY and Truck series
  • Ellis’ thoughts on the racing last week at Pocono, as well as expectations for the new Sprint Cup rules package at this coming Sunday’s race in Michigan
  • Breaking news on Ellis’ racing schedule for the rest of 2016

So sit back, relax, and enjoy a hard-hitting and in-depth take on motorsports that can’t be found anywhere else!

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About Matt Stallknecht

Promoted to editor in 2014, Matt fights off rogue commas from our writing staff after rounding himself into a “young gun” racing expert. For the past two seasons, he’s penned the popular Four Burning Questions column (Weekends) highlighting the upcoming NASCAR race weekend. As an author for our open-wheel section, Matt also contributes to Open-Wheel Wednesdays and a substantial amount of race coverage and analysis. Matt, a native of Central New York also balances his duites with a full-time college course load. He’s a Senior at Le Moyne college this Fall.

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