Christian Koelle

Christian Koelle
Christian Koelle returns to Frontstretch in 2020 as the photo editor at Frontstretch. He will continue to contribute content in the ARCA Menards Series, Sioux Chief Challenge, and ARCA East & West Series. He is also engaged and will be getting married during the 2020 NASCAR off-season. His favorite tracks on the circuit include Barber Motorsports Park, Iowa Speedway, Martinsville Speedway, Talladega Superspeedway, Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville, and Bristol Motor Speedway. During the season, Christian also spends time as a photographer with multiple other outlets shooting Monster Energy AMA Supercross, Minor League & Major League Baseball, and NCAA Football.

The 10: NASCAR Cup Series Power Rankings After Texas II

The Closer finally closed the deal on Sunday in Fort Worth, Texas, picking up his eighth victory of 2018 by holding off Ryan Blaney in NASCAR overtime while also earning his spot in the Championship 4 at Homestead. While Kevin Harvick made a statement, Joey Logano added another name to …

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Justin Haley Punches Ticket to Homestead with Victory at Texas

The Jaws theme was playing in the background as Justin Haley began creeping closer and closer to the No. 4 of Todd Gilliland. All he needed was for Gilliland to make a mistake, and that was just what happened. Gilliland ran out of fuel on the backstretch and Haley went passed …

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Ryan Blaney Captures 5th Career Pole in Texas; Ford Dominates Final Round

Ryan Blaney will start from the pole in Sunday’s (Nov. 4) AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. Blaney turned a 26.932-second lap around the 1.5-mile track to earn his third pole of 2018, a career-high for the driver of the No. 12. Blaney now holds the second-fastest pole speed (200.505 …

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Ryan Truex Sweeps XFINITY Practices at Texas

It was all Ryan Truex during Friday’s (Nov. 12) practices at Texas Motor Speedway. One of the drivers in the XFINITY Series who are uncertain about their future has a chance to make a statement in the final three races and on Saturday Truex began just that. Truex led Friday’s …

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Fanatics Set to End NASCAR Trackside Deal Early

Per Sports Business Daily, Fanatics will terminate their NASCAR trackside deal following the conclusion of 2018. Fanatics has been responsible for the at-track displays for NASCAR races since 2015 including the tents and souvenir haulers. The two parties signed a 10-year deal that should’ve run through 2024 but after today’s news, …

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Fernando Alonso, Jimmie Johnson Confirm Ride-Swap at Bahrain International Circuit

After weeks of teasing videos, a ride swap has become official. Fernando Alonso and Jimmie Johnson will swap rides on November 26 at Bahrain International Circuit in  Sakhir, Bahrain. The two legends of the motorsports world will do something only a few other driver combinations have done in recent years joining …

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