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.

NASCAR 101: 5 Drivers Who Will Stand Out in the Cup Playoffs

Last weekend at Richmond Raceway, NASCAR set the field for the annual Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoffs with a lineup of drivers that consisted of 2017 race winners and three drivers who pointed their way in. All 16 drivers had a regular season that made them worthy of making …

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Kyle Busch Fastest in Final Darlington Practice Despite Early Spin

Despite spinning earlier in the session, Kyle Busch found his No. 18 M&M Caramel Toyota Camry on top of the speed charts, turning a lap at 173.320 mph at the end of final practice at Darlington Raceway Friday afternoon. During the session, Busch spun to avoid trouble, seeming to avoid …

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Hamlin Fastest in Both XFINITY Series Practices at Darlington

Denny Hamlin showed the way in opening practice for the XFINITY Series on Friday Morning AT Darlington Raceway. Hamlin turned a lap time of 28.824 with an average speed of 170.608. He wasn’t much faster than second-place Tyler Reddick, who turned a time of 28.875 (170.608 mph.), but it was …

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Kyle Larson Fastest in Opening Bojangles’ Southern 500 Practice

Kyle Larson was fastest in the first practice of “Fast Friday” at Darlington Raceway. Larson turned a lap of 28.415 seconds (173.064 mph) around the Darlington Raceway, just .069 seconds faster than second-place Denny Hamlin. Ford had a strong first practice with its drivers bringing home the third through fifth quickest times. …

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