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.

Sunday Schedule Adjusted with Discouraging Forecast

Atlanta Motor Speedway and NASCAR officials announced Saturday Afternoon that the schedule for Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 has been adjusted due to the threat of rain. Sunday’s forecast for the Atlanta area includes a 90 percent chance of rain all the way through …

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Kyle Busch Secures Pole for Active Pest Control 200

Kyle Busch will lead Saturday afternoon’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Active Pest Control 200 field to the green flag alongside veteran Matt Crafton. The driver / owner of the No. 4 Toyota led both rounds of qualifying Saturday morning to score his 19th career Truck Series pole and only …

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Christopher Bell Wins 2nd Career XFINITY Pole at Atlanta

Christopher Bell will lead the field to the green flag in this afternoon’s NASCAR XFINITY Series Rinnai 250 after posting a blistering fast lap with less than two minutes remaining in the third round of qualifying. The pole in the second in his career and his first as a full-time driver. …

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Justin Haley, Noah Gragson Pace Truck Practices at Atlanta

Following two practices for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series at Atlanta Motor Speedway, second-year drivers Justin Haley and Noah Gragson were quickest, leading practices one and two, respectively, on Friday, Feb. 23. Haley was fastest of 28 trucks in the first practice session, turning a 31.141-second lap (178.029 mph). …

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Christopher Bell, John Hunter Nemechek Lead Atlanta XFINITY Practices

Christopher Bell was fastest in the first practice for the NASCAR XFINITY Series at Atlanta Motor Speedway Friday (Feb. 23) ahead of Saturday’s (Feb. 24) Rinnai 250, but it was John Hunter Nemechek, making his series debut, who turned heads by leading practice two later in the day. Bell’s No. 20 …

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Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Fastest in Opening Atlanta Cup Practice

Roush Fenway Racing’s Ricky Stenhouse Jr. was fastest in opening practice of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Friday, Feb. 23. Stenhouse turned a lap of 29.745 seconds (186.384 mph) around the 1.54-mile track in Hampton, Ga. He was seven-hundredths of a second faster than Kyle …

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Daniel Suarez Sweeps Friday Daytona 500 Practices

Daniel Suarez fastest in First Friday Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Practice  Daniel Suarez was quickest during Friday’s first Cup practice at Daytona International Speedway. With Thursday’s Can-Am Duels completed, practice gave drivers and teams the chance to begin focusing on the main task at hand: Sunday’s Daytona 500. Suarez turned …

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Tyler Reddick, Daniel Hemric Fastest in Friday XFINITY Series Practices at Daytona

Tyler Reddick turned the fastest lap in Friday’s (Feb. 16) opening practice for NASCAR’s XFINITY Series. He turned a 45.874-second lap in the practice session, 0.053 seconds faster than second place Daniel Suarez. Behind that Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota, it was Chevrolet who flexed some muscle. They claimed four of …

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